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Welcome Grade 5 and 6 Students and Family!

I am thrilled to have this edublog up and running so that you can have a place to see what we have done and what is up and coming in our classroom! 199 more words


Reading Reflection #1

There are a wide variety of issues that go into developing an effective teacher. As our text describes, it is not sufficient to just be a good person. 405 more words

Moving Beyond a First Draft

A very large focus for the fourth quarter this year is on not just writing, but writing well. For most of the year, the writing we have done has been primarily first drafts. 769 more words

Fourth Grade

Who Did What?

4C, as we move into the research portion of our Wax Museum project, please use RELIABLE sources to find information about your chosen historical figure (no celebrities or athletes!). 81 more words

Grade 4

Introducing Argumentative Writing

Two of the fellows that I work with use informational text to teach reading and writing. Each week they read, analyze, and respond to an “Article of the Week.” This week in particular one fellow chose to use a controversial movie called Blackfish to teach argumentative writing. 169 more words

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

Today in class we began our Grade 5 Science Unit on Conservation of Energy and Resources called “In Our Hands” by reading the book: The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind… 216 more words