What a great 1st project! What grade level are you using this lesson in.
Although, I'm thinking it can be used in almost any grade level. I also
like that it incorporates other subjects.
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> Im doing a mind map with drawings on my Summer
> They have to put the title and their name in the
> middle of the paper and branches of things they did
> like went to the pool ,went to California, etc. Next,
> they put more branches off that will descriptions or
> adjectives to describe what they did there. Finally,
> they draw pictures to represent the ideas. We used
> markers and colored pencils and thin black sharpies to
> go over the words.
> I talked to them about what they did while they were
> working. If some finished early. They shared their
> picture and described it to the class.
> Trish Ackerman
> Core Knowledge Charter School
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