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Comparing Fractions w/ Desmos

For the past few days, I’ve been hanging out with Mrs. Becker’s (Peytra) 6th grade exploratory class.  We both like experimenting with new strategies and often use her exploratory kiddos as guinea pigs.   642 more words

2016/2017 Planning

I worked on my school year throughout the summer, however I tweaked it and finished it up this week. I came up with my blocks and most of my resources over the summer. 581 more words


Vertical Progression of plot in grades 4-6

Narrative arc, or plot diagram, courtesy of storyboardthat.com

In the olden days, my young friends, before the Common Core (before any standards at all), teachers taught from their own knowledge of the infrastructure of literature. 837 more words

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Grade Four Rocks and Minerals in the LLC

Big Ideas

  • use a variety of research strategies to collect information about rocks and minerals
  • explore online collaboration using Google Classroom
  • demonstrate an understanding of graphic design principles to create posters about rocks and minerals…
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Pheasant's Domestics in Clay

Eye catching title isn’t it?  The grade 4 Pheasants created domestic animals in clay.  I think we should paint them but I am in two minds about what to use for colour.   101 more words


Birds in the style of Madhubani Art

Madhubani painting is done by the tribes in Bihar, India. These paintings enclose the figure in double lines that go parallel. Simple animal and bird forms are surrounded by stylised flowers and leaves. 32 more words


Grade 4 Habitat Inquiry in the LLC

Big Ideas

Science: Habitats and Communities: Changes to habitats can affect plants and animals and the relationships between them Language: Reading: Read a variety of informational texts to construct meaning (including non-fiction texts, reviewing databases and researching online) 220 more words