Writing Character Descriptions & a GIVEAWAY! - One Extra Degree
Last year, we took a little looksie at Farmer Brown from “Click Clack Moo” to learn how to write a character description. This year, we focused on “The BFG”. As I’ve mentioned before, this is one of my absolute favorite read alouds, and it is the only story that I consistently read with a voice. …
20 Novel Study Activities to use with ANY NOVEL for Intermediate Grades!
Novel Study Activities to use with ANY novel! 20 activities perfect for grades 3-6!
We also learned about foxes this week. Our fox was primarily a sewing craft. We used felt and did a few stitches to form a nose. Then they sewed the head onto the body with a few stitches. They pulled knotted embroidery thread through to make whiskers. The tail was also sewed on, but we wound up just gluing the legs on (there was only so much sewing DD wanted to do!) The ears and tail were painted on with fabric paint.
Author Study Series: [Part 2: Selecting Books] — THE CLASSROOM NOOK
Have you always wanted to do an author study, but not sure where to start? This mini series is for you. In this part 1 installment of the series, we talk all about how to select books for your author study!