Rhyming well in picture books has to be done just right. Otherwise, you land up with inverted phrases, misplaced stress on words, and/or difficult rhythm. (For more on this read… 1,916 more words
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It’s likely that in many writing workshop classrooms, the year is launching with narrative writing. Coming just around the bend, perhaps very soon for teachers who began the school year in early August, is expository writing. 640 more words
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Social Studies: First Civilizations; Mesopotamia
Vocabulary: anthropologist, archaeologist, artifact, artisan, astronomer, caravan, city-state, civilization, code, complex, consist, cuneiform, domesticate, empire, fossil, interval, irrigation, nomad, province, revolution, route, scribe, specialization, surplus, task, technology… 26 more words