Read and respond to literature and create original stories and illustrations, focusing on details of people, places, and things.
Read Vera Williams' <u>Cherries and Cherry Pits</u>. Talk about Bidemmi's drawings and the stories she creates about her drawings using her imagination.
Create your own story world. Use Crayola® Washable Markers to draw a background of trees filled with cherries or your favorite fruits. Tell your story to a listening friend as you draw. Then switch roles and listen to your friend's story as his or her pictures grow and grow.
Cover your work area with newspaper. Use Crayola Washable Watercolors and Crayola Watercolor Brushes to paint a self-portrait in the setting you drew. Add clothing in your favorite colors, patterns, and styles. Tell a detailed story about yourself as you create your artwork.
Send a postcard from space to show what you know about the other planets.
Study voting rights then create a "Wanted" poster focusing on a famous suffragist.
Honor women who helped to shape our world. Create a place for great leaders at history’s table.
Challenge yourself and your classmates to come up with new words based on vocabulary or spelling words! This brainstormi
Words count! Discover the power of words in poetry such as Maya Angelou’s Life Doesn’t Frighten Me. Then create a change
Build vocabulary by playing with a word and its synonyms. This fun chalk game can expand your knowledge, one word at a
Think about careers! Picture where and how you'd like to work and whom you'd like to work with.
How can older students make a difference in the lives of younger ones? Create and share interactive storybooks to bring
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