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Friday, 10 April 2020
Fun Reading with the Almanac
Now Playing: The Farmer's Almanac
Topic: Symbols

What do the symbols represent in this holiday?

Read and find the answers here.

 https://www.almanac.com/content/surprising-origins-easter-symbols-lambs-lilies?trk_msg=OMAHUQ5V2MOKPB0BKQKE61BP70&trk_contact=M3DPOU2FRB6OI1CM6A371AQRCG&trk_sid=KTK5HIDKMLI7R46QUKR1R2906S&utm_source=Listrak&utm_medium=Email&utm_term=The+Surprising+Origins+of+Easter+Symbols%3a+From+Lambs+to+Lilies+(title)&utm_campaign=Companion+Daily


Posted by Ms. Owens at 8:34 AM CDT
Updated: Tuesday, 14 April 2020 8:40 AM CDT
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Thursday, 9 April 2020
Virtual tour of the Grand Canyon
Now Playing: Grand Canyon National Park
Topic: Virtual Tour

Do you know anything about the Grand Canyon? Here is your chance to explore. Learn about this great national park.

What animals live there? What is the temperature like there?

What kind of plants live in this habitat?

 https://www.usgs.gov/science-support/osqi/yes/national-parks/grand-canyon-national-park

What is your favorite part of the Grand Canyon?

Write a poem about the ecosystem of the Grand Canyon.

 

 


Posted by Ms. Owens at 8:56 AM CDT
Updated: Saturday, 25 April 2020 5:48 PM CDT
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Wednesday, 8 April 2020
Poem in Your Pocket Day
Now Playing: Poems are Great!

What is poem in your pocket day?

Some students may remember last year and

how we read poems and some people

carried poems in their pocket.

Here is the history of poem in your pocket.

 https://www.daysoftheyear.com/days/poem-in-your-pocket-day/

Write your own poem and share it with someone!


Posted by Ms. Owens at 8:43 AM CDT
Updated: Tuesday, 14 April 2020 8:47 AM CDT
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Tuesday, 7 April 2020
Smithsonian Virtual Tour
Now Playing: Field trip to the Smithsonian

Where is the Smithsonian located? What will I learn when I visit the site?

Unlock the mysteries of this virtual tour and discover another world.

Have fun and explore!

 https://naturalhistory.si.edu/visit/virtual-tour


Posted by Ms. Owens at 8:12 AM CDT
Updated: Saturday, 25 April 2020 5:51 PM CDT
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Monday, 6 April 2020
Author Beverly Cleary
Now Playing: Great books by great authors
Topic: Writers

Check out the story behind Beverly Cleary and her books.

 https://www.amightygirl.com/blog?p=25993


Posted by Ms. Owens at 7:52 AM CDT
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Thursday, 2 April 2020
Learn Facts About our State
Now Playing: MS Coloring Book
Topic: Social Studies

Want to learn more about MS and the symbols of Mississippi?

Why did our state pick the toy that was chosen for our state?

What is the state land mammal? What special tall building guides ships

along the coast to prevent accidents? Read this and find out.

 https://www.sos.ms.gov/Education-Publications/Documents/Downloads/MississippiColoringBook.pdf

 


Posted by Ms. Owens at 7:22 PM CDT
Updated: Saturday, 25 April 2020 5:52 PM CDT
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Wednesday, 1 April 2020
2020 Magnolia Book Awards
Now Playing: Book Winners are announced!
Topic: Books

The Magnolia Book Awards are officially announced.

How did this happen?

What are the Magnolia Awards?

First, many books are sent to librarians on this committee from authors and publishers. Then the librarians choose which 10 books they think their reading audience will like the best in each category. Here is the best part... students get to vote and choose which book they like the best.

Check out the winners and then look to see which books students get to vote on next year for the 2021 Magnolia Book Award.

 https://mschildrensmuseum.org/discover/magnolia-book-awards/


Posted by Ms. Owens at 9:02 AM CDT
Updated: Thursday, 2 April 2020 9:16 AM CDT
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Monday, 30 March 2020
Planting Seeds for a Healthy Life
Mood:  happy
Now Playing: How to plant Tomatos & Multiplication
Topic: Gardens

First plant several seeds in each container.

Potting soil works best. Plants need water and sun to grow.

If several plants grow in each cup, 

seperate the plants so they can grow bigger.

How many tomatos will be able to fit in your garden space?

Can you grow a tomato plant in a bucket?

When will you start your garden? 

Do tomato sandwiches have vitamin C?

Let me know how your garden grows.

 

 

 


Posted by Ms. Owens at 8:28 AM CDT
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Friday, 27 March 2020
Who is your favorite character?
Mood:  energetic
Now Playing: PBS Kids
Topic: Reading

Who is your favorite character

on the PBS stories and movies?

Why is that character your favorite?

How can you learn more about your favorite character?

 https://pbskids.org/

Watch and learn through PBS.


Posted by Ms. Owens at 4:10 PM CDT
Updated: Monday, 6 April 2020 8:37 PM CDT
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Thursday, 26 March 2020
Dr Suess Fun
Mood:  happy
Now Playing: Reading with Dr. Suess
Topic: Reading

Want to have fun and learn with Dr. Seuss? 

Cook up some Green Eggs and Ham and then

Check out this great place

To visit when stuck in the house.

 https://www.seussville.com/

 

 


Posted by Ms. Owens at 3:39 PM CDT
Updated: Sunday, 29 March 2020 5:02 PM CDT
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