Today we read Wangari's Trees of Peace. We read about her winning the Nobel Peace Prize and watched a video. We talked about how she made a difference in her community. Share your writing from today about how you help your community and why it is important.
Today we reread two books: The Lion and the Mouse and Mama Panya's Pancakes. We talked about which book we thought was the best by using evidence. Share how your family shows harambee. Don't forget to comment on a friend's sentence!
Today we learned about Kenya. We read about it here: Kenya. We watched videos about Kenya here: Kenya You Tube Videos. Then we read the book, Mama Panya's Pancakes. Share how one character showed harambee. Then write about one thing you learned about Kenya.
Today we had to think very hard about a time we changed our opinion because of another person. Share your writing and then add a comment. I changed my opinion about ____because____. I agree with _______ because_____________.
Today we compared and contrasted two characters, the lion and the mouse. Share your writing you worked on today. Use the language stem, "I agree with ____ because ____" to comment on a friend's post. You may also give feedback about periods and capitals.