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The poem, “ Children Learn What They Live,” by Dorothy Law Nolte is such a powerful lesson for anyone who touches the lives of children.   We used words in the poem for towns on our map.  This project, which uses … Continue reading

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The 5th Grade started with an image cut from a magazine, and then they tell us “the rest of the story.”  To save class time I cut out a number of images, for the students to choose from, before class.  … Continue reading

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Last summer I bought a snowman plaque at a garage sale with the idea that I could use it as an example for the 6th grade to try to duplicate using cardboard instead of wood for the snowman base.  I … Continue reading

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