Emergency Closing Assignments
Is it a snow day?
Have you already played outdoors and now you're ready for some academic fun?
 
DISCOVERY EDUCATION
Logon to discovery streaming (log-in information is below) and watch a social studies or science related video. You might even discover an ELA video such as a tall tale or visual or audio short story. Watch and then write a reflection response.  Include a summary of the video and what you learned or how you felt about the topic.
      You can log on with Google.
 
 
READ AND RESPOND
There's no better time than the present to practice your reading and writing skills! Click on one of the reading passages below and then write a response to the matching prompt.  Remember to reword the prompt as you begin.  Write one paragraph for each bulleted question and cite evidence from the text to support your ideas.
 
 
CREATIVE WRITING
 Use this super fun scrambler by Scholastic http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/story-starters/ tocreate a story starter.  Then, jump into a Word document and write a story.  Challenge yourself to include strong sensory details, figurative language, and dialogue.