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Animal Groups

Animal Groups, Science, Theme

After a quick study of Habitats, we study six animal groups:  Birds, Fish, Insects, Mammals, Amphibians, and Reptiles.  As usual, our unit studies center on rich informational texts with a sprinkling of fiction texts as well.  Check out the pictures below, as well as the downloads available that help support us during this unit study. Above:  The SMARTboard file keeps us on track with mentor texts, online resources, and video links.  These resources guide us on our journey of discovery.  …

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Seasons and Weather

Science, Seasons, Theme, Weather

After studying Apples in September, we turn our focus on Weather and Seasons.  As usual, our unit studies center on rich informational texts with a sprinkling of fiction texts as well.  Check out the pictures below, as well as the downloads available that help support us during this unit study.  View and Download Weather Unit Resources and Links  View and Download Seasons Unit Resources and Links…

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Down in the Orchard

Apples, Science, Theme

We start our year of with a short study of apples.  As usual, our unit studies center on rich informational texts with a sprinkling of fiction texts as well.  Check out the pictures below, as well as the downloads available that help support us during this unit study.    View and Download Apple Unit Resources and Links…

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