Check out some of the actvity at ISM-Online!

Tag archives for Literacy

Literacy and more.

Our class has begun work on Literature Circles. In this arrangement of reading, there are 6 roles. They are the Discussion Director, Connector, Passage Picker, Word Wizard, Illustrator and Summariser. Each person is responsible for a job. At the moment, the students are learning and practising these roles via different migration stories. Ms. Meg, from the Learning Support […]

Literacy and more.

Our class has begun work on Literature Circles. In this arrangement of reading, there are 6 roles. They are the Discussion Director, Connector, Passage Picker, Word Wizard, Illustrator and Summariser. Each person is responsible for a job. At the moment, the students are learning and practising these roles via different migration stories. Ms. Meg, from the Learning Support […]

Literacy and more.

Our class has begun work on Literature Circles. In this arrangement of reading, there are 6 roles. They are the Discussion Director, Connector, Passage Picker, Word Wizard, Illustrator and Summariser. Each person is responsible for a job. At the moment, the students are learning and practising these roles via different migration stories. Ms. Meg, from the Learning Support […]

Rotating Through Literacy Stations Teaches Us To be Independent and Use Our Classroom Resources

Students are working with nouns through the use of a literacy games! Tumble Books is a favorite of our students!  They love listen and following along with read alouds! Children practice their writing skills and lucky us that we have Ms. Claire to help with this during our rotations. Children enjoy the silent reading station […]

Our First Few Days Together

This week the children had an opportunity to explore their new classroom and get to know their classmates through fun, hands-on activities.  The children discovered many similarities and differences amongst themselves and their classmates during our “Snowball Fight” and “Find Someone Who” activities.  Coming together after both of these activities allowed everyone to begin to […]

Week 12, Semester 2

This has been a very busy week indeed! Much has been achieved. The pictures below show the students quietly enjoying a relaxing browse and borrow session in the CMC, visiting the dazzling art exhibition in the FAT lobby, then doing their final presentations of the Literacy, novel study assignment and the Child Rights unit of inquiry. They learned […]

One More Sheep – Retelling the Story

[tylr-slidr userID=”” groupID=””]http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157629305330362/show/[/tylr-slidr]

Week 10, Semester 2, 2012

The students continue to work on research connected to our unit of inquiry on child rights. With just a few weeks left before Spring break, the students are busily gathering information relevant to the right they believe to be most important to them. The final task is to do a presentation to the class as […]

Elements of Fairytales

As the children have begun to explore fairytales, they have been discovering what makes a story a fairytale.  Below is a list of elements the children have brainstormed that they have found in different fairytales they’ve read. Fairytale Elements Make Believe/ Not True Middle: Problem/ Solution Evil characters/ Good characters Royalty/ Poverty (poor) Special Beginning […]

Chapter Book Read Aloud

  This week we  have started our new read aloud, Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator.  This story ties nicely into our Discovery unit, and soon the children will find out how.  Today we left off at the part in the story where Charlie, his family and Mr. Wonka were riding up high the elevator.  […]