Happy Halloween! Today we talked about Totem Poles, and then made pumpkin totem poles.
We learned about the variety of pumpkins and then we drew pumpkins and wrote poems.
We learned about bats then we made and wrote poems about them. Now our bats are flying over our heads!
We learned about homophones and then we drew witches. Can you guess which witch is which?
We talked about Autumn and made our Fall Trees. We used Autumn colors to make our tree leaves.
In honor of Columbus Day, we learned about Christopher Columbus and made a representation of his 3 ships that sailed to America.
We discussed the changes in leaves during the Fall season and made our own Fall Leaves. We also wrote a poem about Fall Leaves.
We read The Monster Who Loved Books by Keith Faulkner, and then we created our own monsters. Check our Smugmug for more pictures.
Today we started our Step Up to Writing and we learned about the main idea and the details of a story. We wrote a class story and made our first class book. Please see the Smugmug site for more pictures.
We read the story Owl Moon by Jane Yolen, and then we all created our own owls. Please see our Smugmug account for more pictures!