Monday funday! We started off our day making some text-to-self connections and I must brag for a minute, my kids did an amazing job. First, we reviewed what a text-to-self connection was and made a quick little anchor chart. Then, we read Thank You, Mr. Falker by Patricia Polacco (click below for the book). During […]
Tacky the Penguin!
We dove into character traits this week and what better guy to do that with than Tacky?!?! My kids love this odd little penguin! After reading the book, I recorded what my little ones had to say: Then we used Lindsey (The Teacher Wife)‘s character page from her Reading Comprehension Pack. I have both her […]
Enemy Pie for a Friday Freebie!
TGIF everybody!!!!! I am heading out for *date* night with the boy, but before I go I thought I would link up and share a Friday Freebie with you! I am using the book Enemy Pie by Derek Munson next week for a shared reading lesson. This book is one of my absolute favorites […]
Must Have Picture Books!
Lindsey, over at The Teacher Wife, has a FANNNtastic linky party I just had to join! It’s all about your…. This is perfect because now I can compile a list of alllllll the new books I obviously NEED for the upcoming year! 1. My Mouth is a Volcano! By Julia Cook I recently posted […]
I had a Dream…Craftivity!
I wanted to take a minute to share one of my favorite MLK Jr. crafts and activities to do! Our I had a Dream craftivity: That MLK was a cutie, huh?! Anyways, he is just one of the fun activities I added to my lil packet. My fave, fave, fave book to read aloud is […]
My Mouth is a VOLCANO!!!
My Mouth is a Volcano is one my favorite books to read at the beginning of the year to help curb the interrupting and blurting out! This year I made a cute little craftivity to extend our learning after this read-aloud. We always talk about why it is important not to interrupt others and […]