Wednesday, February 29, 2012

100 Day...Leap Day...Hurray


In preparation for the 100th day of school, we have been collecting kindness.  We read a book called Kindness is Cooler, Mrs. Ruler.  And their class counted to 100 Acts of Kindness, so we thought we should make it a goal for the 100th day of school.  Each day we took home a few hearts and found kind things to do for our families.  Today, our final (but definitely not last) kindness heart was brought in!
Today was a busy! Day....and it's only Wednesday...how is that possible?  Did everyone take advantage of the TpT Leap Day Sale.  I found a few treasures...and managed to pull one activity together before my chickadees arrived today.  Traci @ Dragonflies in First had the cutest little frogs for a Leap Day Reading Activity.  We cut out a frog and a swimsuit.  Then designed our swimsuit fabric and put all the pieces together.  Next we drew a cover for the book our frog should be wearing and put it in the frog's hands.



Then we worked on 100 Days of School Activities.  As a class, we read 100 books.  Wrote down what we read and made a linking chain of our accomplishment. 




In the afternoon, we used a 1, a 0, and a 0 to make new creative designs. 
 A Volcano
 A face
An elephant
 A Water Slide

Half way through the week...time to start planning Read Across America Week.
Happy Wednesday,
Laurie




4 comments:

  1. Those 100 transformations are great! I've never heard of that book but am adding it to my wishlist. Thanks.

    2B Honey Bunch
    The Best Endings

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  2. LOVE IT ALL! What a creative idea.

    Thanks for sharing!

    Lyndsey
    A Year of Many Firsts

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  3. You did it! Everything looks great!
    I love those 100 creative designs.
    Dragonflies in First

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  4. I love the 100 art. Very different.

    Barbara
    Grade ONEderful

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