This week we had to squeeze in our Easter fun since we only had four days and still had plant stuff to do!
My favorite activity was our stained glass eggs we made, they look so beautiful in the morning when the sun comes streaming in our windows:
And my very favorite thing that happened this week - we read "The Easter Egg" by Jan Brett. It's a really cute story if you haven't read it. Afterwards, my kids immediately (and unprompted!) started talking about the connections between Hoppi and Horton from Horton Hatches the Egg. I was floored! Text-To-Text connections - on their own!! Woo Hoo I must be doing something right!
So we compared and wrote about it:
Listen to it here:
and Here's my Easter basket from Mr. Rosenblit!!
We are gearing up for Insects! I've got our larvae ordered and hopefully they will be arriving soon so we can see the butterfly life cycle up close and personal! I made a journal for my students to record their observations, you can get it here for free.
We'll also be using the center work from my Going Buggy! Pack:
Butterfly Life Cycle Journal