Category Archives: Book Inspired

???????????????????????????????  ??????????????????????????????? In 1963, The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats won the Caldecott Medal.  It is a treasure of a book, one often overlooked.  I love introducing it to first graders.  After the reading and a discussion about...
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        ???????????????????????????????  First graders love reading the Splat the Cat books by author/illustrator Rob Scotton.  For this art project students painted the basic Splat shape, then used the tines of a plastic fork to pull the paint out...
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