Today was a weird catch-up day.
We took our landforms test, did a debate in preparation for Wednesday's field trip and analyzed The Lightning Thief.
We didn't get as far as I'd like, but they had some great discussions!
We started a family tree:
Looked at relationships between the Greek gods:
Tried to make an outline of camp half blood:
And perhaps my favorite part: foreshadowing.
We got to the end of chapter eight. Spoiler alert...Poseidon is Percy's dad!
So we made a list of all the clues that Rick Riordan used throughout the text:
My students had some great "a ha" moments!
I love how great they're doing with our read aloud :)