Read: Froggy goes to School.
Watch: Boomer goes to school (TumbleBooks
Continuation of being tricky from last week's Tops and Bottoms
Read My Lucky Day
How does the pig trick the fox? Was it an accident that he ended up at Fox's house?
Read: TumbleBooks A camping spree with Mr. McGee by Chris Van Dusen
Exercise: Work through 'games' and quiz section as a class.
Materials Needed: LCD projector, MOBI, access to Tumblebooks
Finding Cronin books in DestinyQuest and accessing them through BookFlix
Frederick Douglass - introduction with images - ppt file in Lessons/3rd Grade
Voyage of Columbus
Not the biographical information.
Discuss and show Columbus.ppt from 4th grade folder the specifications of the explorer's ships as well as life on board and food eaten.
Demonstrate the length of the ship.
Booktalk on several Margaret Peterson Haddix (2010 Georgia Book Award Nominee) titles including the 'Among the' Series, Found, House on the Gulf, Just Ella, and House of Mirrors.
Access to PPT file: z:\lessons\5th grade\haddix.ppt and document z:\lessons\5th grade\haddix.doc
Scholastic Video on Margaret Peterson Haddix My Videos/Scholastic DVD/2009 spring
Friday - Guest Author Holly Moulder for 4th and 5th grades.