Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Betsy Dowdy

5th graders, using the clues in the text, do you think The Ride is historical fiction or nonfiction?  Please provide some specific examples to support your argument.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018


3rd graders, what do you think the "big idea" of Rumpelstiltskin is?

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Historical Fiction vs. Nonfiction

5th graders, you are about to embark upon a historical fiction quest!  Before we begin, let's think about the differences between historical fiction and nonfiction (that is about something historical).  How are they different?  How are they the same?

Wednesday, March 28, 2018


Henry and the Cannons

5th graders, we've read two different books about Henry Knox.  After reading them, what would you say are the most important things for us to know and remember about Henry Knox?

Monday, March 26, 2018

It's Voting Time

4th and 5th graders, it's time to vote for your favorite MSBA title!