Archive for March 5th, 2010

Teachers at Smyrna, TN are going to try drama stations. Hooray! We brainstormed how to get these started using materials teachers already have in their classrooms. And we worked on how to add more vocabulary to this station, too. See the vocab card we can make with the class for them to use at this station. Choose higher level words for children to use in their retellings with familiar books and retelling pieces. Picture clues help kids remember the words and what they mean.

We’d love to see and hear about your drama stations. Please send pics to me at d.diller@live.com. Thanks!

Little Red Hed retelling vocabulary card

What we need for a drama station

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How was your week? Did you have any garden moments of peace? This weekend search out a garden. It could be in a public place like a park or an arboretum. It might be in your own backyard. Or it could be time spent at a local nursery dreaming of spring and the promise it brings.

Wishing you a peaceful weekend,


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