This is wonderful visual activity for students to see the similarities and differences between types of communities. By incorporating pictures that relate to the different communities, visual learners will pick up on those picture cues as well.

compare and contrast the city and country: use with City Mouse Country Mouse by Jan Brett

Burn's night kilt craft

Three Crafts for Burn's Night: kilt craft, haggis craft and thistle craft, and all easy enough for young children.

Spark and All: FIAR - Wee Gillis - Learning about Scotland!

I chose Wee Gillis for this week's FIAR read because St. Patrick's Day is fast approaching, and though the setting for this book is Scotl.