Brain Booster - Can you solve it? Click the link below.
Daily Share – (communication skills)
Analogies - Today our analogies involved counting money and telling time. It seems that most children can count money but need a little practice reading analog clocks (higher level/critical thinking skills).
PBL/Ocean - We continued researching our ocean animals. Students are learning and discovering the excitement along with independent learning.
Students may start bringing recycled materials to construct their animals. Send the materials in a bag labeled with your child's name. Please send specific materials for your child's animal only. My room is small, and we can't afford to become Drew's recycling center (higher level thinking & advanced research skills).
Creativity – Students wrote about 5 things for which they are thankful. Then we decided to have fun and create wild turkeys. (pic above) (creativity & communication skills).
Critical Thinking – We completed two logic puzzles. (see SOAR folder). (higher level thinking skills).
Game Centers: Dizios, Q-Bits, Keva blocks, Rush Hour, Qwirkle, iPads (problem solving, higher level thinking, logic reasoning).