McWhorter Elementary Library News

Week of April 21, 2014

A Strange Day In July

Third, fourth and fifth graders reviewed inferring strategies in the library with the Chris Van Allsburg mystery, A Strange Day in July. They color-coded text evidence from the teacher-made story (Karen Haag) to show support for their answers.

A Boy and His Bunny

We read a humorous story in the K-1 rotation classes this week! This rhyming story was a fun start to our lesson this week. Some students even brought props!

Duck! Rabbit!

Is it a duck or is it a rabbit? The K-1 McWhorter students had to decide for themselves at the library this week.

KAPOW for April's Tech Club!

Mixed-age McWhorter students knocked the socks off cartoon-strip creation during April's Tech Club meeting! Using various online comic strip makers and a story map template, they summarized a book of their choice from the library.