Friday, January 12, 2018

First Round of Literature Circles

We begin 2018 with our first round of literature circles. Students are assigned so many chapters to read, then they respond to their reading in their journals, followed by a group discussion. Here they will share their thick questions and comments.



Read Alouds-

So so many teachable moments here! Not only do the kiddos love to listen and absorb the story, they work really hard shapening their comprehension skills along the way. The plots are rich, the characters are complex, and the discussions are very interesting!


Let it Snow!



Welcome 2018!





Colorful illustrations from Nathanael and Porter!

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

Our new student Merry from Alaska!



                                        We learned so much about salmon fishing in Alaska!