Unit Plan:

Unit Plan

Pre-Unit Survey:

Pre-Unit Survey Results:
Introduction Powerpoint of Unit:
Explanation of Unit to Parents:

Permission Slip to Parents:







Grading Rubrics:

Book Float

Research Biographies


Research Graphic Organizer:


Skype Ettiquette:


Schedule of Authors:
Tuesday, April 26th 1:00
Mrs. Weber's Class
Patricia Newman begin_of_the_skype_highlighting end_of_the_skype_highlighting
http://www.patriciamnewman.com/



Monday, May 2nd 1:00
Mrs. Peer's Class
Marsha Arnold
http://www.marshadianearnold.com/



Tuesday, May 3rd 1:00
Mrs. Chandler's Kindergarten Class
Mrs. Peer's Class
Susan Taylor Brown
http://www.susantaylorbrown.com/

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Fun Lesson with "Oliver's Must Do List", by Susan Taylor Brown
Mrs. Chandler's Kindergarten Class: Makes a "Must Do List" like Oliver and his mom do in the story!


Wednesday, May 4th 1:00
Mr. Tomey's 5th grade Class
Mrs. Jones' Class
Peter Lourie
http://www.peterlourie.com/

Thursday, May 5th 1:00
Mrs. Eberspacher's Class
Tami Lewis Brown
http://www.tamilewisbrown.com/

Friday, May 6th 1:00
Mrs. Rickwood's Class
Mrs. Peer's Class
Denise Vega
http://www.denisevega.com/

Fun Lesson:
Mrs. Peer's Class made counting books like Denise Vega's "How to Make a Burrito"


Monday, May 9th 1:00
Mrs. Eberspacher's Class
Karleen Bradford
http://www.makersgallery.com/bradford/

Tuesday, May 10th 1:00
Mrs. Jones' Class
Sarah Albee
www.sarahalbeebooks.com

Wednesday, May 11th 1:00
Mrs. Weber's Class
Mrs. Eberspacher's Class
Gerry O'Brien begin_of_the_skype_highlighting end_of_the_skype_highlighting
http://www.gerryobrien.ca/

Thursday, May 19th 1:00
Mrs. Peer's Class
Dori Butler
http://www.kidswriter.com/

Friday, May 20th 1:00
Mrs. Jones' Class
Mary Amato
http://www.maryamato.com/




Videos of Unit:

Part I: Introduction of Unit


Part II: Book Float

Clips of Making Projects




Finished Product


Part III: Research Biographies

Part IV: SKYPING WITH AUTHORS