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Each child gets a 1/4 of a circle and decorates in a way that says something about themself. Nice integration with fractions also.

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from literacylovescompany.com

Garden of Greatness: a Lesson on Self-Esteem

Brighten up your classroom and your student’s self esteem with this colorful bulletin board and lesson.

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Miniature Art Studio & Sink - could do similar idea in the workshop/shed area | Source: Marquis Miniatures

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"Though born into slavery Biddy Mason gained freedom for herself and her children in 1856. Only ten years later she had saved enough money to purchase property, making her the first African American women to own land in Los Angeles. A nurse and midwife by profession, she helped found the first elementary school for African American children in Los Angeles."

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from Around the Kampfire

Eat More Hot Dogs!

Such a fun and simple way to engage young writers during Thanksgiving writing or a Pilgrim unit. (From Linda Kamp at Around the Kampfire)

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.Ruby Nell Bridges Hall (born September 8, 1954) is known as the first black child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South. She was born in Tylertown, Mississippi but raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. Bridges Hall’s parents volunteered her to participate in the integration of the New Orleans School system and on November 14,1960, at the age of six, she entered William Frantz Elementary School. This was commemorated in the Norman Rockwell painting “The Problem We All Live With.

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Zilker Elementary Art Class -- weavings, radial sewing, wild things, picasso guitars, mexican bark paintings..

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How to Make Butter in a Jar. This is pretty cool though I'll probably never do it.

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