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May 2015

May 22nd – Five for Friday

Happy Memorial Day Weekend!  I can’t believe it’s Friday already.  Here is our week in review. We studied metaphors and similes this week, while reading and learning about John Henry.  It’s a fun lesson.  In the end we made these adorable pop up books to go with our learning. We went to the Trailside museum in River Forest, IL for an awesome nature walk, and spent time laerning about many of their rescued animals.  I love this museum, and this…

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  • May 15th – Five For Friday

    We began this week, by releasing our butterflies into nature. Our class loved watching the lifecycle of this insect.  Our district opened up our End of the Year window on Monday.…

  • May 8th – Five For Friday

    We had a busy week again.  Here are our five for Friday. . . I brought in my Russian Matryoshka dolls and we read The Littlest Matryoshka Doll.  Then my students…

  • May 1st, Five For Friday

    This week is over, and I cannot believe how much we did.  Here goes: I took my students to our schools annual book fair.  Our PTA exceeded their goal this year,…