Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story

by Kevin Nobel Maillard This year our class had the privilege to connect with other classes around the world through participation in the Global Read Aloud program. The text selected for this week is titled Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story. Discussion: What favorite foods does your family serve for special occasions or holidays? DoContinue reading “Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story”

The Butterfly Day

Walking in a winged wonderland… Today our caterpillars emerged from their chrysalis to the delight of our whole classroom. To celebrate the occasion after waiting for so long we will read the book The Very Impatient Caterpillar by Ross Burach. Discussion: Can you make a text-to-self connection to the impatient caterpillar? Why do you think waiting isContinue reading “The Butterfly Day”