Sandy Wonders

48 min.

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Grade Standards Subjects Topics
K K.10.b) Science Virginia 2010 Science Standards of Learning
K 0.1.4.4. ELA Reading Benchmarks: Literature K-5
K 0.2.1.1. ELA Reading Benchmarks: Informational Text K-5
K K.9.b) Science Virginia 2010 Science Standards of Learning
K K.4.c) Science Virginia 2010 Science Standards of Learning
K K.1.k) Science Virginia 2010 Science Standards of Learning
K K.4.b) Science Virginia 2010 Science Standards of Learning
K 0.2.2.2. ELA Reading Benchmarks: Informational Text K-5
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Objective

Students will create a poem related to their summer wonders about sand.

Big Idea

What are your summer wonders?

Students will feel sand in a bucket.

1. Students will list their sandy wonders.

2. Students will use Wonderopolis.org to research their sandy wonders.

3. Student will compose a poem using information from their research and their sandy wonder list. (Teacher to choose line requirements for poems).

  • Students will read their poems aloud to the class.
  • Students will then publish their poetry on Google+ and share their creations with the world.
  • Students will view WOD #84 to see how their poems compare to their research.