Saturday, January 24, 2009

Weekly Blog Plan, January 26-30

Here’s the weekly blog plan! Again, please remember this is subject to change and is dependent upon whether or not my materials come in from the library as planned. I realize that this may fall too late for you to use in your classroom this year, but the activities will definitely swing from year-to-year! If you see something you really wante to incorporate into your classroom, leave me a comment on this post or send me an e-mail, I’d be glad to provide you with the links I have, if nothing more!

Monday, January 26 – Chinese New Year
o Sam and the Lucky Money, Karen Chinn
o Chinese New Year, Ann Heinrichs
o D is for Dragon Dance, Ying Chang Compestine

Tuesday, January 27 – My 26th Birthday - Birthday Stories
o The Birthday Thing, Kevin Kiser
o Kipper’s Birthday, Mick Inkpen
o Platypus and the Birthday Party, Chris Riddell
o A Birthday for Frances, Lillian Hoban
o Happy Birthday Oliver, Pierre Le-Tan

Wednesday, January 28 – 100th Day of School (Approximate)
o 100th Day Worries, Margery Ann Cuyler
o The Night Before the 100th Day of School, Natasha Wing
o Jake’s 100th Day of School, Lester Laminack
o Miss Bindergarten Celebrates the 100th Day of School, Joseph Slate

Thursday, January 29 – Rosemary Wells Birthday (66)
o Ruby’s Beauty Shop
o Shy Charles
o Hazel’s Amazing Mother

Friday, January 30 – Mentoring Month (Books about Friends/Support Systems)
o The Meanest Thing to Say, Bill Cosby
o Hunter’s Best Friend at School, Laura Elliot
o I Will Never Not Ever Eat a Tomato, Lauren Child


style='clear: both;' Corey Schwartz said...

Happy Birthday, Katie!

style='clear: both;' Natasha Wing said...

Thank you for recommending my book, The Night Before the 100th Day of School. There are some fun ideas in the story for what kids can bring for the 100th day. I have other books for school on my web: