• Wild About Books
  • check-out
  • Video Bookflix Librarian under Community
  • Tops and Bottoms
  • Use cards to talk about vegetables that grow on top and on bottom.
  • Discussion of Above and Below (as listed in KDG Curriculum)
    398.2 STE

Lewis & Clark overview
  • Show map from last week's lesson 
    • Historical Map from Bookflix > People & Places
    • Lewis & Clark expedition
  • Quick intro to Lewis and Clark
  • Show Google images of Lewis & Clark and Sacagawea
  • Read some excerpts from Seaman's Journal : On the Trail with Lewis and Clark E EUB
    • LA - point of view (who writes the book)
    • Genre - Historical Fiction

Booktalks about series:

  • Zack Files
  • Patricia Giff
  • Katie Kazoo, Switcheroo
Discussion:  Booktalks about several series titles in their reading range.   
  • Johnathon London (Froggy),
  •  Mary Pope Osborne (Magic Treehouse), and 
  • Barbara Park (Junie B. Jones).
  • Read:  Myths of Native America - the Dueling Brothers
  • Discussion:  what are myths?   Example of different types of myths.

    Exercise:  Read and discuss the myths and location in the Dewey System.

    Materials Needed:   books and many examples of Native American texts.     398.2 DAL
  • Abe Lincoln Come Home
  • Image of Teddy Roosevelt looking out window
  • PPT of facts (5th Grade Lessons Folder)