Second graders in this class read
many books about the changes they were noticing outside, as the
weather became cooler and autumn leaves began to cover the
ground. One favorite book was Autumn- An Alphabet Acrostic
by Steven Schnur. The Students used KidPix Deluxe 3 to write and
illustrate their own acrostic poems using the same format as the
poetry in the book.
NETS Standard NT.K-12.4: Students
use telecommunications to collaborate, publish, and interact
with peers, experts, and other audiences.
DoDEA standard E 2b.4: Producing
and Responding to Literature- By the end of the year, second
grade students are expected to:
- write poetry using
techniques they observe through a study of the genre; write
stories, poems, songs and dramas- conforming to appropriate
expectations for each form.
DoDEA standard E 2a: Writing
Habits and Processes- By the end of the year, second grade
students are expected to:
- routinely reread, revise,
edit, and proofread their work; polish at least 10 pieces