Saturday, October 6, 2012

Very Busy Spiders and Monster Madness

Our spider circle thinking map.

The kids were so excited that we had the same number of kids like spiders and kids that didn't like spiders.

Science center - life cycle of the spider. This thinking map is a flow map.

One of our spider centers reviewing color words.

We recorded beginning sounds on the spiders.

This is our tree map for writing.  I introduced using the word and.

Great sentence!

Two terrific sentences with lots of details in the picture.

A fun book we did together as a whole group.

Spider center work.

Monsters are fun!  Here are the shape monsters we did in class. 

Our monster shape writing books.

Each day we wrote a page in the book.

We loved all the fun monster stories and music.

Are you afraid of monsters?

Center work with sight words.

Measure the monsters with blocks.

Monster writing with centers.

Our October class quilt.

Scarecrows in the windows.

Monster story writing.


  1. Looks like your kiddies had a very fun week! Thanks for sharing!

    Ѽ Alessia
    Mrs. Albanese’s Kindergarten Class

  2. Hi! I have had your monster glyph pinned on pinterest for awhile and would love to try it with mys tudents while we are studying shapes - are you willing to share the directions? They are hard to see in the picture.
    Mrs. Cobb's Kindersprouts

  3. Do you have links to all of your cute content? Can I buy it on Teachers Pay Teachers, or separately? I LOVE all of it!