Monthly Archives: November 2013

Welcome Board!

We now have an interactive whiteboard in our room. I was previously at a technology initiative school and have been using interactive whitebaords for over 4 years and believe in their effectiveness in engaging students and presenting content in new ways. … Continue reading

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Weather, Weather, everywhere!

Weather Unit: We are in the middle of our weather unit and will be moving our focus towards weather current events from around the world and detrimental weather and its effects. I have posted our guiding questions for this unit … Continue reading

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It’s the little things…

Thursday started out like any other day- Students recording data and observations into their weather journals, reading, writing and then we were treated to a class favorite…Scooby Snacks! Originally brought in to celebrate Joaquin’s birthday, these little snacks quickly became … Continue reading

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As if Fridays weren’t special enough…

We were fortunate today to have school counselor Ms. Brody stop by and give a lesson. Ms. Brody will be visiting us on Fridays to discuss problem solving strategies and other related issues. Friday’s just got a little more special!

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The Weather Is So Delightful…

We have reading, writing and analyzing stories about weather. The students have reflected on how they and the characters in the stories have been affected by weather in their lives. We have also been recording data in a weather journal. … Continue reading

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What a beautiful morning!

You couldn’t have asked for a more perfect morning for Stories That Soar! The school was presented with many of the stories that the student had written in an exciting, humorous and joyful manner. Our own Noah had his Super Dog … Continue reading

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A Special Visitor…

We had the priviledge of having parent Mr. Crawford come in and present HIS reports! We have been working on book reports, organizing ideas and writing for an audience in class. Mr. Crawford showed the connection between what we do in … Continue reading

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