Writing is such an important skill for our students to master and it is really important to give your students time to work on this skill every day. It is for this reason that I implement a Writing Workshop lesson every morning in my classroom.
Today I am spending the day at home due to Doctors orders! I was sick only 2 weeks ago with a cold and now it has flared up again and become a viral ear and throat infection. I am starting to lose my voice so the doctor suggested I stay at home today and rest
This week we are going to do some work with the fabulous Bill Martin Jr book, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom. I only discovered this book earlier this year on Pinterst and ordered my own copy from The Book Depository straight away!
This term I decided to be naughty and squeeze in my very own unit about bugs and insects for our final term in Prep. Our old preschool system was very inquiry/play based but now that our curriculum is all mandated, the kiddies miss out on all that fun stuff that just arises throughout the year.
This term, my prep class have been learning all about letter writing. We’ve written to story characters, our parents, our classmates and even another prep class at a different school. One of my peers told me about a video her class had watched on the smartboard – Click, clack, moo. Cows that type. I had