Friday is Fun With A Capital F!

Well, another week has gone by. This year is going fast already. The students have had an awesome couple of weeks. We are just about to wrap up our building projects and are looking towards our Space unit. Students had their math quiz today, and from the looks of things, they all did quite well….

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Poetry Books Have Arrived!!

By now, you all should have seen the poetry books our class created. I think they look pretty awesome. The class did a wonderful job and the book looks great. Each child got a free book. However, if you would like to purchase more, you can go to the lulu.com website and order as many…

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A Topsy, Turvy Day!

It was one of those days where everything you plan goes out the window. We had lots we were going to do but it got put to the side as we focused on getting our poems done for the book. It took us all day but we are one day closer to having our published…

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Getting Ready to Publish!!!

This is going to be a busy week for us in 3B. We are going to get our poems read to be published. I am very excited as are the students. One of the things we have to do is decide on which cover we want to use. I have put a number of choices…

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Poetry Comics

One of the projects we have been working on is a comic strip based on the events of the poem “The Secret”. Students had to use the actions in the poem to create a comic strip showing how secrets can spread and hurt others. This helped us to understand the main idea of a poem….

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Friends, Romans, Countrymen Lend Me Your Ears . .

What a busy day of learning today!!!! Today we started a new poem called “Apologies”. Students brainstormed a variety of inanimate objects, then though out apologies for how they have used them. Whether it was sharpening a pencil or kicking soccer balls, students had a great time thinking up apologies for their actions! We did…

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Friday!

Devotion: As God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience. Bear with one another and, if anyone has a complaint against another, forgive each other; just as the Lord has forgiven you, so you must also forgive. (Colossians 3:12-13) Students had a great day today. I was very…

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We’re Back in Business!

Devotion: Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God; everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. (1 John 4:7) It’s almost the end of the week and that means that it was a crazy Thursday with music, library and gym all happening on the same day. I have also…

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Guest Poetry Reader

Yesterday we had our next guest poetry reader. He is a high school student here at Highroad Academy and he was reciting, what has to be, my favorite poem, “Thwat’s My Pwoblem Two” by Jim Hall. Have a listen and tell us what you think! Spiderman

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Spelling and New Poems

Well, it was a good day here in 3B. We got a lot done. With report cards around the bend, we are busy finishing up work and doing a few tests. Students will have a reading test on Tuesday and a Social Test on Weds. We had another round of our Poetry Tournament today. It…

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