Lake Peigneur – The Lake that Sucked up Everything! – A Mini Research Project

My kids have absolutely loved writing about the ‘biggest oops’ ever! Some kids liked to call the accident the ‘vortex of doom.’ They have been so excited to learn about Lake Peigneur [Continue Reading]

Unusual Places to Stay the Night Descriptive Writing and Narrative Lesson

I am excited about our newest writing lesson! It was so much fun researching all of the truly amazing places to stay the night from all over the world. I definitely want [Continue Reading]

Inky the Octopus Narrative Writing Lesson

Inky squeezed out of his tank one night and then crossed the floor, slithered through a narrow drain about six inches in diameter, crawled down a 164 foot pipe and then jumped [Continue Reading]

Mike the Headless Chicken

If you have reluctant writers, this research project is sure to get their attention! In 1945, a farmer was sent out into the yard to bring back a chicken for dinner. After [Continue Reading]

Pumpkin Centers and Witchy Fun

Your kids will absolutely love the fun activities included in this package. Kids will be excited each day as a new ingredient is added to Poofalina’s Potion such as “chicken feet”. They [Continue Reading]

There Was an Old Lady Fall Sequencing & Writing Activity

Can you feel it? Fall is in the air and it is my favorite time of year! There Was an Old Lady themed books are fun to read and are a great [Continue Reading]

Hey Little Ant

Children are intrigued by the opened ended question at the conclusion of the book, Hey Little Ant by Phillip Hoose. This book lends itself perfectly to writing a persuasive/ opinion paper. In [Continue Reading]