I am using Amelia's Notebook with my second graders. We read about her moving to a new house and how that made her feel. We then drew maps of our houses in our WN (yes, I write "we" because I am doing it right along with…"
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Halloween Hoots & Howls
by Jaden, second grade poet
A frightful spider hanging from a web.
A creature yelling in the dark, creepy night.
A vampire biting a scary witch.
A bat with one leg crawling in the dankest graveyard.
A skull stuck inside innards in a coffin.
Ants eating a pumpkin pie.
A cat prowling for a mummy.
A candle lit in the frightful night of Halloween.