Harris Burdick Creative Writing Project

This week in English Language Arts class, our 3rd and 4th grade students shared their creative writing pieces by flashlight.  This collaborative story telling project was inspired by the images …

Bouncing Eggs in English Class?

What in the world is going on in English Class?  Last week, students followed directions to make a ‘bouncing egg’.  This experiment kicked off their ‘How-To’ unit where students will …

Greek Mythology Wax Museum

On Friday, our 4th grade students hosted an English Language Arts Greek Mythology Wax Museum. All classes attended the museum, as well as parents, family and friends.  At the museum, …

Oobleck!

In English Language Arts class with Kelly, students had a lot of fun making Oobleck! What is Oobleck?  It’s a non-newtonian substance made from corn starch and water. After reading …

The Lorax

In the 2nd Grade English Language Arts class, students have been enjoying a Dr. Seuss author study. After reading The Lorax, students had to make their own Lorax inspired mustache …

The Mysteries of Harris Burdick

Grade 3 and 4 students kicked off a creative writing project this week inspired by the mysteries images by Chris Van Allsburg.  Kelly, our English Language Arts teacher, read a …

Short Vowel Board Games

Studying the short vowels can be a lot of fun when using board games.  CE1 students are beginning to master the short vowel sounds in English class and are certainly …