Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Mock Caldecott, Week #3

        

Here are the final two books that we will consider for our Mock Caldecott. Please continue to share what you think on our group Padlet.

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Monday, January 14, 2019

Mock Caldecott, Week #2

    












We are spending January studying picture books and trying to choose our favorite for our Mock Caldecott. This week we read Dreamers by Yuyi Morales and Stuff of Stars by Marion Dane Bauer, illustrated by Ekua Holmes. We will continue to use this Padlet to share our thoughts with students in Georgetown and Phippsburg as well as our own WCS friends!



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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Mock Caldecott


We will spend the next few weeks studying picture books and trying to choose our favorite for our Mock Caldecott. We begin this week with Hello Lighthouse by Sophie Blackall and Drawn Together by Minh Le, illustrated by Dan Santat. We will use this Padlet to share our thoughts with students in Georgetown and Phippsburg as well as our own WCS friends!

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Google Templates

Dear staff members,
I'm happy to share what I learned about Make and Take Templates from Jenn Judkins when we were at ACTEM. You will want to visit her template resource:
gg.gg/makeandtaketemplates

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Happy New Year!



I always like to start the New Year with a new book. Today we read The Brilliant Deep by Kate Messner. This book is about rebuilding coral reefs. Let's watch this short video and compare the information presented in this video and the information presented in the book.