Teaching With Books
Harvey Bell created the first yellow smiley face in 1963. An insurance company hired him to produce a face to make its workers feel happy. The company paid Bell $45 for his design. The face grew more and more popular, and now we see it everywhere.
The whale shark is the biggest shark in the world. They can grow to be more than 40 feet long. That's bigger than most school buses! Yet, whale sharks prove themselves gentle giants: their favorite food is plankton.
List three synonyms and two antonyms for awesome.
Then write a sentence using one synonym and one antonym.
The 90-minute movie begins at 7:30 p.m. What time will it end?
Everything You Need
Begin the year with a bulletin board project that helps students get to know one another.