RE 5040 Fall 2011
Rachel Hicks
re: reply
Sat Nov 19, 2011 17:42

Anytime that the students say that a book should be longer is a great thing. If that ever happens again, you should give them time to write an alternative ending. I think that would be a wonderful connection/tradition between reading and writing.

  • reply to Rachel - Lori Vestal, Sat Nov 19 17:29
    Rachel, I read mainly animal books with my group of boys. Because of time, we did not get a chance to explore many different genres, but I would like to if we continue this activity. On one meeting I ... more
    • re: reply - Rachel Hicks, Sat Nov 19 17:42
      • re: reply - Ruth Ann Timmons, Thu Dec 1 22:53
        Great idea Rachel. I love when my kids are excited about the stories we read in class. When they ask to re-read a book- its the best! I think they would really enjoy writing their own ending.
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RE 5040 Fall 2011