Were you impressed by the mental math at the assembly today? WOW! Click on the link to practice! http://gregtangmath.com/kakooma.php
Listen to this amazing story as you read the text.
What does Chris Van Allsburg do to make this story mysterious and amazing?
Who do you think the stranger is? Why?
Here is the link to some multi-step math problems.
Click on Number Sense – Whole Numbers – Word Problems.
Here are some good websites to use to complete your research about Memorial Day:
Tomorrow I will read aloud the book, Encounter, by Jane Yolen. Please watch the book trailer and then respond thoughtfully to my question.
This encounter with Columbus is told from a young boy’s point of view. How do you think this story might be different from a story told from Columbus’ point of view?
Listen while you read along in the text. Pay attention to the similarities and differences between the traditional Cinderella story and this version.