Share with us some of the things you are thankful for this year!!
Mr. Farley's class has begun reading Sounder!
Class 5-313 and Mr. Farley are currently reading Sounder. We have creating 5 Groups using Differential Instruction. The questions range from Character Analysis to Prediction. Each Group collaborates with each other in hopes of creating Strong critical thinking questions. This will help us read beyond the text.
What kind of life do the boy and his family have? Do you think it would be easy or difficult for them to change their life? Why?
Soon we will be communicating and Blogging with a fireman named Scott working in McMurdo Station Antarctica! What kinds of questions do you think we should ask him?
What are some of the technology projects/assignments you would like do this school year?
Why does Meg Murry feel like an outcast at school?
What are some important questions we should ask our new e-pals?
Can you help us gather some Betsy Byars Web sites?
If you could change one thing about our school, what would it be? Why?
With the holiday season upon us, what do you hope to receive (or give) this year? Why?
With Thanksgiving right around the corner...tell us some of the great traditions you and your family celebrate!! Do you have any special plans?