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Autobiography Art, Idea, Autobiography Islands, Autobiography Project, Maps Skills, Autobiography Maps, Schools Years, Social Study, Art Rooms
SOCIAL STUDIES Autobiography Island - Shake up how you get to know your students. could be a good way to introduce a mini lesson/assesment on map skills
"Weslandia" activity idea and autobiography project.
Autobiography Island - Shake up how you get to know your students. could be a good way to introduce a mini lesson/assesment on map skills. Really cute and fun idea!
Autobiography art with great evaluation sheet and worksheet! Autobiography maps for beginning of school year.
Ms. López in the Art Room. Autobiography Maps. Ideal to start a new school year.
Diapers to Diplomas: FIAR - Make Way for Ducklings
Diploma, Brown Paper Bags, Ducklings, Crampfish, Torpedo, Diapers, Fiar Ideas, Numbfish, Blog Entry
Diapers to Diplomas: FIAR - Make Way for Ducklings; use brown paper bag and paint with veg oil to show how ducks can't get wet
Make way for Ducklings - Ducks Lapbook (1+1+1)
Ducks Lapbook, Ducks Today, Ducks Templates, Lapbook Ideas, Free Ducks, Lapbook 1 1 1, Homeschool Lapbook, 1 1 1 1 Lapbook Ducks
SCIENCE: Duck templates
Free duck Lapbook from 1+1+1=1
Make Way for Ducklings
Caldecott Books, Duckling Parade, Ducklings Fiar, Parade Dioramas, Idea, Books Theme, Ducks Lessons, Amy Homeschool, Ducklings Parade
Duckling Parade diorama
Use dioramas as extension ideas for books - fun hands on way to increase comprehension and creativity. Shown here: Make Way for Ducklings!
From Duckling to Duck | Farm Raised With P. Allen Smith Make Way for Ducklings
Hobbies Farms, Ducks Dreams, Ducks Raised, Allison S Ducks, Ducks Ponds, Farms Raised, Farms Ducks, Allen Smith, Ducks Houses
idea for water for ducks- so they won't make a "Mud Pit" spilling their drinking water....& a good looking duck house.
From Duckling to Duck | Farm Raised With P. Allen Smith; how to build a duck pond
Cute duckling art- Make Way for Ducklings
Crafts Ideas, Cute Ducklings, Handprint Crafts, Handprint Ducks, Art Ideas, Handprint Art, Ducks And Ducklings, Ducklings Art, Art Projects
Make Way for Ducklings art project
***Handprint duck and ducklings
Week 3: Make Way for Ducklings - handprint art
Alexander's Outing art idea
Make a paper lighthouse - The Little Red Lighthouse - Five in a Row Vol. 2
This is a great video showing the subject of The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge
Fiar Youtube, Gray Bridges, Red Lighthouses, Bridges United, Fiar Ideas, Homeschool Fiar, Fiar Volume, Lighthouses Videos, Row
Homeschoolin' Adventures: FIAR - The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge Unit Study
Little Red Lighthouse video
FIAR: The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge
Building Bridges, Gray Bridges, Summer Schools, Lighthouses Fiar, Schools Ideas, Schools Time, Time Snippets, Homeschool Fiar, Little Red Lighthouses
School Time Snippets: FIAR: The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge
Susan Stevens Crummel/Janet Stevens - A good book to teach personification!
Steven Crummel, Red Pens, Idea, Janet Steven, Little Red Hens, Children Books, Susan Steven, Mentor Texts, Good Books
Loose take off of The Little Red Hen - good book for teaching point of view The Little Red Pen: Janet Stevens, Susan Stevens Crummel: 9780152064327: Amazon.com: Books
Susan Stevens Crummel - Personification Mentor Text
YESSS!! Personification-video Beauty and the Beast (i knew disney would come in handy)
Personification Videos, Figures Language, Language Art, Beauty And The Beast, Figurative Language
Personification Video - Beauty and the Beast
Disney Songs Mash-Up Figurative Language - YouTube
This is the best! Figurative language examples from lots of different movies, with a little quiz at the end!
Languages, Language Art, Movie Clip, Movies Quizes, Language Example, Schools Videos, Figures Language Videos, Figures Language In Movie, Figurative Language
language arts using disney
Figurative Language in Movies - YouTube - Movie clips from a mix of kid and teen movies with great examples of similes, metaphor, onomatopoeia, etc.Seven minute video.
Figurative Language Video
Learn to Draw | Fun Drawing Lessons for Kids & Adults
Step By Step Drawings, 1 2 3 Drawings, Drawing Lessons, For Kids, Drawings Lessons, Fun Drawings, How To Draw, Drawings Tutorials, Drawings Ideas
How to Draw a River | Fun Drawing Lessons for Kids & Adults
Want to Learn How to Draw a River? Follow our simple step-by-step drawing lessons. We have drawing tutorials with animals, superheroes and more cool stuff.
Which way does a river run? (downhill, of course!) #gravity
Rivers Flowing, Water Flowing, Schools Ideas, Teaching Ideas, Pictures Books, Science Matter, Homeschool Science, Earth Science, Classroom Ideas
Science Matters: Which Way Does a River Flow? ~~ Suggested Picture Book: Dot and Jabber and the Mystery of the Missing Stream by Ellen Stoll Walsh (2002)
Which way does water flow?
Science Matters: Earth Science Which way does the river flow?
10.) Use foil to make a big river in the backyard.
Fun Activities, Activities For Kids, Foil Rivers, 33 Activities, Kids Activities, Summer Activities, Fun Things, Summer Fun, Kids Business
Cheap fun activities for kids at home this summer
.33 Kids Activities - Cheap!
Make a river in the backyard out of tinfoil. | 33 Activities Under $10 That Will Keep Your Kids Busy All Summer #summer #fun #kids #family
33 Activities For Kids That Cost Under $10...great for summer fun :-)
This foil river would have been handy at the beach the other day! -- Keep Your Kids Busy On $10 Or Less With These 36 Awesome Summer Activities
easy, fun things to do for kids
Spark and All - Five in a Row (FIAR) - The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge - River Experiment
Gray Bridges, Little Red, Bridges Hildegard, Rivers Experiment, Red Lighthouses, Grey Bridges, Row Curriculum, Bridges Schools, Row Fiar
I love how these cupcakes with purple lines resemble the "Harold and the Purple Crayon" book.
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"Harold and the Purple Crayon" simple cupcakes
Haha this is too funny. It's also about how good I am at decorating cupcakes :P
The Cupcake Activist: Book Baby Shower
Harold and the Purple Crayon Literature Unit. DIY story sequencing cards, snacks, book suggestions, fine motor, art, math, and literacy for Preschool thru 2nd Grade!
Group Books, Books Theme, Card, Preschool Books, Fine Motor, Books Activities, 2Nd Grade, Kid, Fiar Books
Harold and the Purple Crayon Literature Unit. DIY story sequencing cards, snacks, book suggestions, fine motor, art, math, and literacy activities for Preschool thru 2nd Grade!
The Best Books to Pass Down To Your Kids
Cooking in Kindergarten: Purple Cow Smoothies... to go along with reading "Harold and the Purple Crayon"
Purple Cows, Cows Smoothie, Purple Smoothie, Books Cooking, Teaching Books, Kindergarten Children, Celebrity Kindergarten, Kindergarten Cooking, Cooking In Kindergarten
Literacy and Laughter - Celebrating Kindergarten children and the books they love: Cooking in Kindergarten: Purple Cow Smoothies
Catching Snowflakes Art Project for Kids.
Winter Art, Idea, Music Note, Wendy Humes, Catch Snowflakes, First Grade Teachers, First Grade Christmas Crafts, Christmas Art Projects, Christmas Writing Projects
Catching Snowflakes - Pair with sequence "how to" writing. OR Christmas caroling with music notes instead of snowflakes. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this idea.
School Time Snippets: FIAR: Mr. Gumpy's Motorcar and Weather Activities