Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Candace Fleming

I am so excited that visiting author Candace Fleming is coming to Kinkaid next week.  (Hit her name, Candace Fleming. It is hot and will take you to the video.)

Please watch this short video clip of Candace Fleming. Then share with us your thoughts about her journey to becoming a professional author. Please make any yourself, others...any wow facts, etc.  Be sure to write in 4 complete sentences and make sure you use the correct punctuation. 

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Spring Break

Spring Break is around the corner!!! I know we are all excited to relax, sleep in, read and maybe even go on a trip. What are your plans for Spring Break? What are you most looking forward to?  Is there any particular book you can't wait to read? In four to five well-written sentences, please share with us your Spring Break plans and hopes.  Have a wonderful Spring Break and be safe!!!

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

The Oregon Trail

We are just beginning our Westward Expansion unit! We know the pioneers were traveling in hopes of cheap and fertile land in Oregon!

What are you wondering about? What is some new learning you have from our reading from this week and last week? Share with us at least three or four sentences of your wonders and new learning. 
Please read each other's comments and try not to repeat posts. Be sure to write in complete sentences with the correct capitalization and punctuation.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Random Acts of Kindness

Last week was Random Acts of Kindness week! 

Please share one RAK that you did. How did doing this random kind act make you feel?

What are your ideas of RAK that you want to do in the future? Has anyone done a RAK for you? What was it? How did you feel about it? Write at least five sentences with the correct capitalization and punctuation. 

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Because of Winn Dixie

I really love how the preacher listed 10 things about Opal's mom. For fun, you can experiment making a top 10 list about your mom, dad or any important person in your life.  Be sure to start with a capital letter and end with a period. You can read my list about my mom below. Enjoy!
Top Ten List about my mom…
1.       She loves my dad.
2.    She loves her three kids, grandkids and great grandkids.
3.    She loves to read.
4.    She can be funny.
5.    She is small.
6.    She doesn’t like to exercise too much.
7.    She is an excellent cook.
8.    She likes to hang out with her family.
9.    She is an awesome hunter.
10.  She is a great listener.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

International Fair!!!


I am exhausted from traveling to Peru and New Zealand in the same week!

Let's share our new learning from both counties!

Also, please share your reflections from each country. What was your favorite thing to do,  see or the hear? Did anything surprise you? Did anything amaze you?  Tell us all about it!  Write four to five complete sentences. Be sure to use capital letters and end marks. 


Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Panda Path


Today we had the most rewarding experience. We visited the Panda Path Pre-K students at the Spring Branch Family Development Center. We brought books to read and donate. Please describe your experience. You may write about what you enjoyed most and what was challenging. How did it feel to give away the gift of a book? Did you learn anything about your buddy? Would you like to return? Please write four to five complete sentences using the correct punctuation.