Kindergarten – After looking at Christmas books at the tables, we will finish our study of “traditions” by talking about what we do on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. We will read the book, That’s Good, That’s Bad. We will watch “A Night Before Christmas” on bookflix and enjoy one more day of Christmas Coloring.
First Grade – Today we will travel to Texas and hear the Cowboy Night Before Christmas. We will use atlases to look up where Texas would be on the U.S. map. Here’s a short video showing some modern day cowboys and what they do. With remaining time, students can have some online Christmas fun.
Second Grade – We will do one more session on sequencing and retelling with the story, An Amish Christmas. We will compare and contrast our holiday season to that of the Amish. Here’s a short video about 10 Little Known Facts about the Amish. Students can share what they have observed or what they know about the Amish around Fredericktown. If time permits, you can look up “Amish” on World Book Student.
Third Grade a.m. – After check-out, students will take turns reading their stories and having classmates guess what Christmas item is being personified. If their is enough time, students can enjoy some online Christmas fun.
Third Grade p.m. – We will hear the book, The Cajun Night before Christmas. We will use atlases to find where Louisiana is located. We will look up the word Louisiana in WBKids. We will use Google Maps to explore Jackson Square in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Fourth Grade – will continue their study about evaluating websites. They will talk about different kinds of advertisements and then check some out on these sites: Time for Kids Nickelodeon Geographic Kids
Fifth Grade – We will review citation practices and play a short kahoot game online. Click on “play”.