Saturday, December 12, 2015: The Hagerstown Jefferson Township Library has one new bestseller and 19 other new books in the Top Choices section. The new titles this week include "Ant-Man," "Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement," and "The Golden Compass Graphic Novel, Volume 1."
Spring is here, the sun is out ☀️, and so are the ants ! YUCK! Every year they manage to make their way into the house when it starts to warm up. With a toddler and pets in the house, I am obviously not going to use a toxic ant killer. So, I immediately grab my oils and whip up an ant spray. In a 2 ounce glass spray bottle: 10 Peppermint 10 Lemongrass Topped off with water Shake well and spray on ant trail, window sills, and door ways. Bye bye ants! And as an added bonus, my house smells…
Fables leveled passages! Each fable has 6 different levels. Perfect for differentiation! Use for guided reading, whole group, partner work, individual work or homework. Great for comparing and contrasting and identifying moral. Fables included are The Ant and the Grasshopper, The Ant and the Dove, The Frogs and the Well, Lion and the Mouse and Sour Grapes.
I've tried natural pest control approaches before: Some have worked, some didn't. This list explains what's really effective based on several quality resources, including university entomology departments.
Word Sort - This online interactive word sort allows the child/teacher to select which specific short vowel sound to work on and then provides a drag and drop chart that separates them into word families. The charts can also be printed once completed.