Wednesday, December 14, 2016


Migration of the Canada Goose 14:57 Canada Goose

Say Something

Say something teaches student ways to make predictions, ask questions, clarify, make comments, and make connections.
We used the following text
Problem Bear October 4, 2016
Problem Bear

With your partner decide who will say something first.
When you say something:

  • Make a prediction
  • Ask a question
  • Clarify something you misunderstood
  • Make a comment
  • Make a connection
Use this intervention tool with short passages.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Jeopard Labs

Fact Game
You are going to play a game that uses facts you have learned. You will take turns. When it is your turn, you'll read a question out loud, and then your group will answer it. We will have 1 minute to answer the question. Create your own @

Monday, December 5, 2016


Students will choose four to six sections of the novel (Henry & Tim) that they think are important to the story.

They will write short summaries of each of the scenes chosen.   

Then they will decide which scene and characters to use. They will create a scene and freeze it into a tableau.

Ideas are from Workshop5/teaching.html

Friday, December 2, 2016

Gary Paulsen_Author

"Gary Paulsen's books are cool and interesting." The ones that start with Brian are always in the Wilderness.