This week in library most classes are hearing Halloween related stories. 1st graders are reading the Halloween Hustle by Charlotte Gunnufson and talking about the rhyme and repetition in the story. 2nd graders are reading Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds and talking about characters, setting, problem and solution, as well as mood and tone. Students will be asked to figure out the problem and solution from the different character’s point of view.
3rd graders will begin working on their American Indian research project. Using PebbleGo Next, student will make notes on the information about the tribes. 4th graders will also discuss mood and tone while they read Creepy Pair of Underwear. 5th graders will get an introduction to primary vs. secondary resources by reading Aliens Are Coming!: The True Account of the 1938 War of the Worlds Radio Broadcast by M McCarthy and hearing the original War of the Worlds radio broadcast.