Friday, May 11, 2012

Novel Study and Mother's Day Activity

I know I am posting again, but I had to share the CUTEST mothers day activity I found on Stickers and Staples last night! 



How adorable right!? The kids draw pictures of things they would do for their mother on each app block and then write an explanation of each. Finally, they write a sweet letter on the last page! They give it to their mother as a present! My kids were so excited doing theirs today! I wish I had thought to take pictures so you could see theirs! The images are from Stickers and Staples when she did the activity with her class! 

Also, I have been working on a new project! I ordered two novel sets this year through Donors Choose and haven't been able to read one of them with my class yet. I thought it would make a fun end of the year unit to study all about volcanoes. The unit will be jam packed with activities for ALL content areas. I have only just begun, but here is a sneak peak! I have so many ideas for this unit, I don't have the time to sit and list them all because after all, it is the Friday after our state testing and this girl is freakin' pooped!


 I hope to have it very soon if you are interested! And, as always, if you have any ideas for the unit, please let me know and I will be happy to include them! Let me know what you guys think!

Have a happy weekend!!!

9 comments:

  1. I love the Mother's Day app activity! Thanks so much for sharing. Your Voyage to the Volcano unit looks great already!

    Delighted in Second

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  2. Love the Mother's Day activity & your unit looks FABULOUS :)

    Color Me Kinder

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  3. The novel study looks excellent Ginger!

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  4. I was over the moon when I saw the Mother's Day app activity too! My kiddies loved it! Your volcano unit looks awesome. I'm excited to see the final project!

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