A group of George E. Jack 5th graders connected with new friends in New York through a fun Mystery Skype! Our learners did a fantastic job determining the location of the other class.
Hollis 5th graders are working on planning and creating book trailers.
GEJ 5th graders recently finished creating postcards for the Global Postcard Exchange. We're looking forward to receiving more postcards from our buddies around the nation and world.
4th graders (at both buildings) are continuing to evaluate books for our Mock Caldecott unit. We should be finishing this unit in the next couple weeks, just in time for the new Caldecott winner to be announced at the ALA Midwinter meeting!
3rd graders are working on their memoirs stories, modeled after the Chickadee Book Award selection Memoirs of a Parrot.
1st & 2nd graders are learning about the books on this year's Chickadee Book Award reading list.
Kindergartners are working on a penguin unit that includes the Tacky the Penguin series by Helen Lester.