Friday, March 29, 2013

Pen Pal Letters

Our Pen Pal Letters Arrived from Oregon!

Student's responding to their letters.

Writing to my pen pal.
My fingers hurt.

Writing a brief bio on pages.

Pen Pals are from Lebanon, OR

You can run
You can see rivers there  
Play football

You can see farmlands nearby                     
River play in the summer

You can play soccer

Schools Lunchroom     

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Parent Conferences

Welcome to our classroom 
We had parents, grandparents, and students attend the conference.

Student's shared their . . .

These are my grades . . .
This is my math piece.
  • Math
  • iPad
  • Portfolio 
  • Grades 
  • This is how I solve the math problems.
    I was showing my dad how your suppose to set up a  division problem.

I was showing my mom what book I was reading and what page I'm on.

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Writing Process ~ Editing and Peer-Conferencing

Sharing our Snippets
Picking out a story to share.
Students are editing their writing by using colored pens in various colors. They add detail, check spelling, and revising.

Reading their stories

Colored Pens are for editing + revising.
Referred from Susan C. Anthony
Sharing with a friend.
This part is about my sister.

Newspaper Clippings

by Tayen
By Travis
By Jay
By Alexis
Student's used snippets from their writers notebook.

Newspaper Snippet
By Akasha