Saturday, March 25, 2017

Father's Day Festivities!

Father's are special!
Your class will enjoy celebrating them.

A special craft using student handprints will delight dad.
There is a page for an interview and a wonderful poster for kiddos to write about dad.

Love the writing activities and dad will too!

Word work is included with colorful vocabulary for posting.

Little extras for dad.

Wonderful literature with activities to accompany the story.

May is for MOM!

May is for MOM!
Your class will love preparing items for their mom while digging into curriculum strategies and skills.

The DIY ideas are ideal to present mom with.
The clips are cute and easy to make ... directions are included.
The flowers in the pot contain flowers with things the student will o for their mom.
And the page topper for them to write about their mom will certainly bring a smile to her face.

I love the word work and there are colorful vocabulary cards to accompany these activities.
ABC Order, Word Search, Unscramble, Syllables Definitions

After interviewing their mom students will gather their ideas and then write about MOM!

Students are also allowed the opportunity to predict what their mom would do.
Mom will LOVE reading these.
There is also an adorable MEET MY MOM poster.

Students will have fun creating a "do not disturb" sign for mom as well as a list of chores they will do for her for a special gift.

There are several literature suggestions and each story has an activity to accompany it.
If you do not have the stories they are on You Tube.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Giggle, Giggle, Quack by Doreen Cronin...A Literary Companion!

Farmer Brown is on vacation and Duck is determined that the animals will have a good time!

Vocabulary Cards for Posting, Page Topper of Duck

Graphic Organizer, Class Book Cover, Writing Pages (differentiated)

Fact or Fiction, Sequencing, Story Elements, Summarizing

Making a list, Describe Duck, Text to Self (vacation) , Definition...bad influence

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Click Clack Moo...Cows that Type... Literary Companion

Cows that type?
Not only can they type but they make a request.

Vocabulary for posting and adorable page toppers to highlight student writing.

Opinion, Narrative, and Informative writing with a class book cover and final draft differentiated writing pages.

Summary, story elements, cause and effect, prediction are all activities for building comprehension strategies.

Word work and two partner math games are included.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Click Clack Peep... Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin

Oh boy!  Spring has Sprung and Duck got  a package.
What could it be?

Vocabulary and craft!
Wonderful recall and predict pages.

Comprehension practice.

Word work and writing.

Math games focusing on addition and subtraction.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Doreen Cronin's Duck for President!

Who has the qualifications to run the farm?
A great literary companion.

Set your class into two teams.
Farmer Brown's Team
Duck's Team
Have them create posters and speeches to support their candidate.
When done your class can vote using the ballot and wear their voting badges.

Lots of comprehension activities.
Summary, Story Elements, Cause and Effect, Sequence

Definitions and Contractions for word work.
Data collection and a math game focusing on addition.

Activities to compare and contrast, write about your opinion and set up an election.