Teaching With Books
In early American schools, children sat on a three-legged stool, in a row on a bench, or at desks that were bolted to the floor. Today, most classrooms have tables and chairs. Kids get to move around during the day.
Why are fireworks so colorful? Different fireworks are made with different kinds of chemicals. When these chemicals are lit, they burst into different colors.
Oliver loved learning about wild animals. His flights of fancy often involved going on a safari through all of Africa for the weekend.
The idiom flight of fancy is an idea or wish that is completely out of touch with reality; an impossibility.
Have you ever had a flight of fancy? What was it?
On the weekend, Paula babysits from 10:00am to 2:00pm both days.
How many hours does she work each weekend?
Everything You Need
Begin the year with a bulletin board project that helps students get to know one another.