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Dragon Rider

December 8, 2008

What a great book! I know that I’m truly enjoying the excellent writing of Cornelia Funke, the author of Dragon Rider. Who is your favorite character so far and why? Do you like to read fantasy? What are your favorite books? Let’s start a book discussion. Post your comment!

Electricity!

October 8, 2008

We will be studying electricity for the next couple of weeks. It is something that is very important to our everyday lives. It is also something that we often take for granted. In 1879 Thomas Edison produced the first electric lamp. Soon after that, in 1882, the first public electric power stations began operating in […]

Magnetism

October 1, 2008

Don’t you just love our study of magnetism?  What investigation did you like the best?  What have you learned about magnetism that you could share with someone else?  Next we start on electricity.  What do you already know about electricity (your PK previous knowledge?)  Write a post!

Survival in the 4th Grade

May 16, 2008

OK, class, this is your chance to help next year’s 4th graders have a great school year.  What are your recommendations to survive the 4th grade.  Post your comment here for everyone to see! Mrs. McC.

Can you recommend a great book for this summer?

May 16, 2008

After our discussion in class today, let’s get a great list of books going for summer reading.  What is a book or books you would recommend to your fellow classmates?  Why do you like this book or author?  What books are you planning to read this summer?  Please post your comment. Mrs. McC.

It’s About Time!

April 20, 2008

Wow! We have neglected our blog lately. Now I’ve changed the look to a spring theme,  and it’s time for all of you to put your thoughts down about how the school year has gone for you. We don’t have many days left and I want you to leave a comment about your highs and […]

Super Bowl

February 6, 2008

OK, all you sports fans! Did you watch the Super Bowl? Were you surprised by the Giants’ win? Tell us where you were, who you watched it with and what you thought about the game. Class, feel free to comment on your classmates’ posts.

Happy New Year!

January 6, 2008

Welcome 2008!  I hope you all had a great Christmas vacation and are ready to start back to school again.  I can’t wait to hear what you did in the last two weeks, and I’m anxious to tell you all about my trip to Iceland!  Post a comment and let the class know what you […]

Dragon Rider

December 16, 2007

What a great book! I know that I truly enjoyed the excellent writing of Cornelia Funke, the author of Dragon Rider. Who was your favorite character and why? Do you like to read fantasy? What are your favorite books? Let’s start a book discussion. Post your comment!

Check out our new holiday theme!

November 26, 2007

What do you think of our new theme?  What are your plans for the Christmas holidays?  Post a comment! Mrs. McC.