This week, with permission from Chronicle Books, Ms. Ranea reads/sings Old MacDonald Had a Boat by Steve Goetz, illustrated by Eda Kaban.
Try this no-cook playdough recipe from the Artful Parent. It’s a simple recipe that uses common kitchen ingredients.
Looking for great read-aloud suggestions or homeschooling advice? Check out the Read-Aloud Revival blog and podcast. Sarah Mackenzie has a passion for reading and books for all ages. She is a homeschool mom of five children. Check out the Read-Aloud website here: https://readaloudrevival.com/
Take the 1000 Hours Challenge! 1000 Hours Outside is an organization that encourages parents and kids to engage in more outdoor play and nature learning. Ginny, the organization’s founder, is also a homeschooling mom who is always happy to share resources and tips with parents considering homeschooling for their families.
Follow them on Instagram and Facebook @1000hoursoutside!
Here is the video tutorial for today’s craft project!
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We have most textbooks from the Peotone Schools. Textbooks can only be used in the library and are not for check out.
The Monarch Award is designed to encourage children to read critically and become familiar with children's books, authors and illustrators. The these books intended for Kindergardners through 3rd graders.
The award is designed for students in grades 3-5 who are ready for longer titles than found on the Monarch list, but not quite ready for the sophistication of some of the Rebecca Caudill titles. The award may include both timeless classics and current titles, as well as books that have appeared on Monarch and Rebecca Caudill lists.
The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award is an annual award given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in grades four through eight in participating Illinois schools. A list of 20 books are published in the Spring and the final award winner is chosen from this list.