This week we learned about The Giant Panda, which is native to China! We had the opportunity to watch a live-cam of a panda at the San Diego Zoo eating bamboo, and then created our own pandas. If you’d like to watch the live-c at home, I’ve attached the link below!
In Writing Workshop, students have been learning about opinion writing. Each student chose a favorite item from their collection to write about. This week, students learned that when sharing your opinion, it is important to expect someone to either disagree or agree, and then give a reason why. Today the students had a chance to look at each other’s collections, and found someone that ...
Students are working on combinations of 10 in math right now! Each day during Math Stations, students choose “Math By Myself”, “Math With Someone”, or “Math Writing”. All of their station choices are allowing them different ways to practice their combinations.
During our China unit students have been learning about The Great Wall of China! Afterwards, students worked together to create a Great Wall in our classroom. Just as was done during the building of The Great Wall of China, students built watchtowers and used different materials to construct the wall.