Earth Day excitement (107 out of 365) #blogaday

Earth Day is a very important thing to celebrate, and let children in on. My school acknowledged it a little bit, but we didn’t do any special projects or explain it to the class. I really like these ideas for books and art! It is important to mention the holidays you are allowed to during school, so children become aware of the various activities going on around them each month.

im 4 students

earth_animated-gif-spinningWe had a very important day this week – Earth Day.  On Wednesday of this week, we talked about the importance of celebrating our planet and conserving natural resources. In addition to this work, we learned more about animals, began a new chapter book, continued organizing and representing data during math and danced our hearts out during ACES Day.  Thanks for visiting our blog this week!

  • Conversation Starters
  • New Chapter Book
  • Earth Day
  • Science – Animals
  • ACES Day
  • A Smile for You

Conversation Starters:

  • Your class read a book called Those Shoes this week.  What did the main character do to help another boy in the story?  What are some things the author did that you found interesting as a reader?
  • When representing data on a chart with sticky notes, what is important to remember to show the data accurately as a mathematiican.  Can the notes overlap?  Can there be spaces in…

View original post 517 more words