Learning From Home

Growing as Readers, Writers and Thinkers from Home

Welcome Back!

We hope that you are all settling into a comfortable routine and finding time to play. It is for this reason that we wanted to share some exciting learning opportunities for you to enjoy from home!
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Patty McGee teaches reading and writing lessons daily at 1:00 (K-2) and 2:00 (3-5)

This week, April 27-May 1, she will focus on opinion reading and writing
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Talking poetry with poets Amy Ludwig Vanderwater and Rebecca Kai Dotlich

On Friday, April 24, Patty interviewed poets: Amy Ludwig Vanderwater and Rebecca Kai Dotlich!

Listen to their insightful conversation about poetry and writing located on the Benchmark Distance Learning Facebook Page.

A LEAF CAN BE... read-aloud!

Check out this interview with Kelly Yang, author of Front Desk and hear her read a chapter of her upcoming book and Front Desk sequel, Three Keys

"Writing is an outlet. It should be for yourself."
https://youtu.be/xWaFoZ0CxYA

Science teacher, Mrs. Parker and her daugher bring us another science experiement to do at home.

Water Cycle in a Bag