Tuesday, March 27, 2018
11:15 AM -

BOOK: “The Rainbow Fish” by Marcus Pfister
Synopsis ----The Rainbow Fish is an international best-seller and a modern classic. Eye-catching foil stamping, glittering on every page, offers instant child appeal, but it is the universal message at the heart of this simple story about a beautiful fish who learns to make friends by sharing his most prized possessions that gives the book its lasting value.
ACTIVITY: Students will make Rainbow fish

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
1:45 PM -
March 28 @ 1:45 1st Grade
BOOK: “Sacagawea and the Bravest Deed” by Stephen Krensky  
Synopsis ----Young Sacagawea wants to be as brave as her brother. If only she were allowed to go with him and the other boys on a hunt to prove it! But while gathering wood with her grandmother, an angry rattlesnake shows Sacagawea that there are many ways to be brave.
ACTIVITY: Make Sacagawea out of brown paper bags and other craft material

Thursday, March 29, 2018
12:00 PM -
March 29 @ 12:00 3rd Grade
BOOK: “She Loved Baseball: The Effa Manley Story” by Audrey Vernick
Synopsis ----Effa always loved baseball. As a young woman, she would go to Yankee Stadium just to see Babe Ruth’s mighty swing. But she never dreamed she would someday own a baseball team. Or be the first—and only—woman ever inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
From her childhood in Philadelphia to her groundbreaking role as business manager and owner of the Newark Eagles, Effa Manley always fought for what was right. And she always swung for the fences.
ACTIVITY: Students will make baseballs out of paper and other material

Thursday, March 29, 2018
2:00 PM -

BOOK: “Betsy Ross: and the Silver Thimble” by Stephanie Greene
Synopsis ----Betsy Ross wants to prove to her brother that she can do whatever he can -- but she ends up proving something to herself instead.
ACTIVITY: Students will make Flags