Archive for January, 2012
We created Snowmen using marshmallows as paintbrushes to create a different textured effect. Then we got to eat the marshmallows not used. YUM! We also wrote stories to go with our snowmen. Everyones first sentence goes something like this: If I were a snowman at night I would ………. the students then had to finish [...]
Over the next 2 weeks we will be studying poetry. Enjoy of my favorites. “Sick” By Shel Silverstein ‘I cannot go to school today, ‘ Said little Peggy Ann McKay. ‘I have the measles and the mumps, A gash, a rash and purple bumps. My mouth is wet, my throat is dry, I’m going blind [...]
We have just finished reading Two Bad Ants, which is a story told from the point of view of the ant. The kids were asked to write their ow stories about the classroom from the point of view of an ant. Check out just a few of their awesome stories. The Bad Ants By Dylan [...]
Please continue to work on measurement with your child. We have discussed measuring length with inches. Next week we will discuss volume & weight.
Two Bad Ants The story we are reading for the next two week is Two Bad Ants. Accustomed to the orderly and uneventful life in the ant hole, all the ants enter the bizarre world of a kitchen in the search for sugar crystals for the queen. Two greedy ants stay behind in the sugar [...]
DON"T FORGET NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY, JANUARY 16.
I hope everyone had a great break and a restful one. I know I sure did. This week we will be reading about the hottest, coldest, highest & deepest places on Earth. We will be comparing them to where we live. We will also be reviewing in Math. Please don't stop practicing those math facts, [...]