We began our unit yesterday by starting a circle map about the pond. The boys used the green marker yesterday to list all the animals they knew lived at the pond. Then we read one book yesterday and one book this morning and afterwards they added (in orange) new animals they learned about.
We also revisited our new frog poem and some old favorites in our poetry notebooks. James was focused on spiders this morning so he read his "Itsy Bitsy Spider" poem.
Remi labeled some of the features of his dragonfly