This is a really cool idea for a "BOOK WALK." Different pages from a story are posted around an outdoor trail. At each post (numbered in order), a volunteer adult reads that part of the story and then gives the children a small object related to that part. At the end, the children use the small objects to assist in retelling the story. Love it! (Click to blog to see more details.)
This is a FREE name that animal based on its skeleton presentation. It helps reinforce that the skeletal system helps provide the form of the animal. A skeleton is shown and then the students try and guess the animal. This set of slides is one very small part of my skeletal system lesson. Link to FREE .ppt provided in pin info.
Some might say that a hero is someone who does amazing feats like winning an Olympic gold medal or the Noble Peace Prize. Others say that being a hero is someone who performs a brave act like a firefighter who goes into a burning building to save a child.
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Martin Luther King Jr. poem. This poem is included in my MLK Jr. packet. The 41 page packet is common core aligned 41 and includes various fun and engaging reading & writing activities for k-3rd. Enjoy!