Several weeks ago, we shared a learning at-home activity, Spice Cabinet Stories, on this blog. It’s time to reach into your spice cabinet (drawer, shelf, baggie) again for another round! This at-home learning activity uses the Creative Teaching strategy Hot Seating. You’ll create and interview a character based on a spice. Watch this video for … Continue reading Spice Cabinet Stories, Part II: Hot Seating Interview
Topic: Retelling and Sequencing CLI Strategy: Hot Seating Subject: ELA Grade: Lower Elementary Students will be able to: Take on the role of a character to answer questions about what happened in a story and in what order.
Topic: Biography CLI Strategy: Hot Seating Subject: ELA Grade: Upper Elementary Students will be able to: Take on a role and use their knowledge of a historical figure to explore ideas around the figure’s life and impact on their community and history.
Topic: Comparing and Contrasting Ideas from “Storms” Reading CLI Strategy: Machine Subject: ELA TEKS: 1.6D, 1.14B, 1.11A Grade: K,1 Students will be able to: Create machines to compare and contrast ideas about stormy weather from reading.