Tuesday, March 5, 2019

How Do you Do with Dewey?

3rd graders, it's time to check in and see how you're doing using the Dewey Decimal System!

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Henry Knox, Part 2



5th graders, you've now read two books about Henry Knox.  Which one would be more helpful to you if you were writing a biography of Knox?  Why?



Thursday, February 7, 2019

Henry Knox

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

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

It's Time to Vote!

Please choose make your selection below, and then in the comments section explain why you voted for the book that you chose.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

The Contradictions of Thomas Jefferson


5th graders, you've learned about Thomas Jefferson from a variety of different sources.  What do you think about the contradictions in his life?  How are the words he wrote in the Declaration of Independence different from the life he led at Monticello?