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2nd graders debut their narrative nonfiction books

Today the students in Mr. Andrew’s class showcased their accomplishments as authors and publishers. Each student created a book that recounted an event that was meaningful to him or her with a detailed narrative describing actions, thoughts, and feelings. Their stories included temporal words to show the passage of time and order of events, and communicated the conclusion of the story with a strong
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Mr. Andrew and Ms. Kim’s 2/3 class gets into character!

This month, students in Mr. Andrew and Ms. Kim’s 2/3 class have been learning about characters. They’ve been exploring character traits and emotions, choosing adjectives to describe them, and finding supporting detail to explain the adjectives they selected. The students brought this lesson to life last Wednesday when they created character masks, and used those to retell stories they have been reading. Each kid presented
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