Monthly Archives: September 2015
Girls just want to have FUN! Warning- this might make you want a cupcake!!
A sweet friend of mine ordered this polka dot decoration for our classroom! It’s almost as cute as the crew! We all decided we LOVED it! It’s not the same without a silly picture to go with our smiles!
The crew LOVES our visits from Mrs. Brim on Fridays! Each pirate started with the same squiggle, but look at how differently they saw each one as they created something new!
There are SO many math games the crew enjoys, but I love walk the plank because it gives the crew the opportunity to practice their addition facts. They roll the dice AND have to explain how they solve the problem! … Continue reading
Happy Talk Like a Pirate Day from the crew and my first mate Zoe! Aarrrrgh!
We learned this week that though pirates throughout history were not great examples, they DID have agreements on board their pirate ship so that the crew could get along! Knowing this, we spent several days reading books and making a … Continue reading
Learning to draw a pirate ship is a great way to start any day- especially if we are going on a treasure hunt! I was SO impressed with how quickly the crew learned to draw a pretty amazing ship of … Continue reading
We started our Pirate learning by creating a KWL chart. We recorded what we already KNOW about Pirates and then made a list of what we wanted to learn about. At the end our our unit we’ll fill in what … Continue reading