Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Back to School

The buses are rolling through the neighborhood again so we broke out a favorite craft from last year- the shape bus.  It's fun to see how much difference a year can make!  Here is last year's:
And here's this year's:
We got fancy this year and added pom poms for lights and Eva wanted other details like a road, hubcaps and a traffic light.  I also had her tell me a sentence about the picture and wrote it down for her to "read".  (By writing down children's own words you give them ownership to the story and because they spoke those words, it will be easier for them to read them.)

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