Kindergarten: Pigs -Read Aloud: Pigs Aplenty, Pigs Galore, by David McPhail -Video: "The Three Little Pigs" -Craft: Pig coloring sheet
1st Grade: Spiders -Read-aloud: I'm Trying to Love Spiders, by Bethany Barton (nonfiction) -Video: SciShow Kids Craft: Drawing spiderwebs
2nd Grade: Folk Tales -"How Wisdom Got Out" -Activity: Collaborative story creation. Students will construct and illustrate their own folk tale using characters, settings, conflicts, and resolutions that they and their classmates devise.
3rd Grade: Book Reviews -Students will use Wixie to complete their fiction vs. nonfiction book reviews with their partners. All projects will include the titles and authors of the books, original illustrations, and sound recordings.