In other news, we have finished our hallway display of the Seasons of the apple Tree. Check it out below. Cooperative learning at its finest. I was very impressed with how nicely the kiddos worked in little groups to get the trees done.
We have been working on describing words in Writer's Workshop. Today we read The Witch's Hand by Peter Utton which is full of great adjectives. Then we brianstormed "Halloweeny" (my word) words and wrote them on a big black cauldron. These will come in handy as a "Halloweeny" word wall for the next two weeks.
Check out our Monster writing below.