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Habitats

Habitats, Social Studies, Theme

Habitats is our focus prior to diving into our independent research projects (Informational Writing).  We study six habitats including wetlands, ocean, forests, desert, tundra, and grasslands.  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.   In addition to the personal Habitats Posters (above), we also create a wall mural of Habitat…

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Me on the Map

Me on the Map, Social Studies, Theme

During the months of November and December we study maps.  As usual, our unit studies center on rich informational texts with a sprinkling of fiction texts as well.  For this unit study, we also do a LOT of writing and map making. Check out the pictures below, as well as the downloads available that help support us during this unit study.                 View and Download Links and Resources…

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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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