We've created a fresh, new (and educational!) way for students to learn about Thanksgiving! With these interactive lessons, students will engage in fun, hands-on activities that make the history of Thanksgiving come alive! 1st-3rd grade students will discover the history of Thanksgiving … [Read More...] about Thanksgiving: Self-Directed Stations & Mini Lessons
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November Read-Alouds for Kindergarten and First Grade Lesson plans, text dependent questions, graphic organizers, writing, and craftivity for each book Here are the titles and a brief overview of our November K-1 read-alouds: Bear Says Thanks by Karma Wilson We can't seem to resist … [Read More...] about K-1 Read-Alouds for November
Impress your principal, parents, and even yourself as students engage in holiday fun and learning right up until the last bell rings before Winter Break with the 12 Days of Christmas in the Classroom. Now also available for 4th-6th! All teachers know the school days between Thanksgiving and the … [Read More...] about 12 Days of Christmas in the Classroom
Read about our lesson plans, text dependent questions, graphic organizers, and craft for each November read-aloud. This month we chose a seasonal title, two Thanksgiving themed stories, an old favorite, and two books for Election Day. We selected stories that were complex enough that they would … [Read More...] about November Read-Alouds!
The Very First Thanksgiving Day is the best November read-aloud! Today we read The Very First Thanksgiving Day. It was the perfect read-aloud for this month. The students loved the melodic rhyming of the story. Instead of doing a traditional read-aloud with my kids, I have started doing close … [Read More...] about The Very First Thanksgiving Day Read-Aloud
Impress your principal, parents, and even yourself as students engage in both fun and learning right up until the last bell rings before Winter Break with the 5 Day Classroom Countdown! All teachers know the last week before the winter break is difficult to fill. Students are distracted with … [Read More...] about 5 Day Classroom Countdown to Winter Break!