March and April 2004
We will use fiction and nonfiction books, rhymes, poems and activities to learn about the wild cousins of the friendly housecat!Recommended for grades K-2.
Resources for K-2
Big Cats, Bobbie Kalman & Tammy Everts (1994)
Little Lousie the Baby Bloomer, Robert Kraus (1998)
The Play's the Thing!
Celebrate the anniversary of Shakespeare's birthday in April 1564 (440 years ago!) by exploring the world of drama through Reader's Theatre. Together, we will examine the qualities that make a play entertaining! Students will then have the opportunity to perform a short Reader's Theatre with their classmates.
Recommended for grades 3-5.
Resources for 3-5
Eyewitness Books Shakespeare, Peter Chrisp(2002)