I’ve been trying to teach about mammals now because I’m moving on to penguins and then oviparous animals when we return to school. To make sure I cover everything, I’ve been teaching about a different mammal each day for the past couple of weeks.
It’s amazing how much children learn in just a few short months. My kids were reading and writing in their science logs and one of them showed me how long his entry was for the day and it was over a page long! Yes, I know he didn’t start from the left margin, but he has improved so much from the beginning of the year.
Here is a sample from the first day of school: