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."

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

Water Cycle in a Bag