Kindergarten and Second grade are going to have a bit of fun to end the quarter using the picture book The Monster Trap. After we read the story together, we are going to design a different kind of monster trap than was created in the book to share. I am excited to see some creative thinking this week!
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Monday, October 19, 2020
Kindergarten whole group literacy enrichment will continue this week with a great picture book for October! We will be reading Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds. Last week we met the main character, Jasper Rabbit, in Creepy Pair of Underwear, and this week we will be exploring Jasper's fear of creepy carrots. The kids will also be creating their own frightening fruit!
Monday, October 5, 2020
Kindergarten TD: I continue to meet with whole classes to do enrichment lessons using picture books. This week, we will focus on reading the pictures, using the illustrations to enhance our understanding of characters and story elements. I picked two of my favorites for our time together, Jon Klassen's This is Not my Hat and We Found a Hat.
Letters were given to a small group of K-2 students on Friday who will be in the first small group Talent Development class. The students ...