Monday, April 9, 2018

How to authors

This week we began our new unit in writer's workshop... becoming writers who teach!  We will be sharing everything that we are experts in with our very own teaching books!
We had special props to launch our unit thanks to a perfect t-shirt How to build a burger and mentor text How to Make Ice Cream!

This week math's menu included lots of subtraction and addition practice.

Some games we played:
addition cross out
number memory

Some activities we did:
hide the cubes
pattern block spring drawing
crunch the numbers

Thursday, March 29, 2018

becoming avid readers

We are working hard to become avid readers in the Seal class!

We REALY pay attention to the book.

We can't stop reading!

We find places everywhere to read.

We read a lot!

We keep a stack of books-in-waiting.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Math Menu

This week on our math menu we continued to practice our math facts to 12, decomposed numbers through 10, worked with the 100s number grid and made beautiful flowers.

Some activities we did:

  • roll a flower
  • number line bunny stories
  • lined up consecutive numbers up to 100

Some games we played:

  • addition connect four
  • Spring roll and cover 
  • make 10
  • boxed out