Ms. Riccardi's Smarties really enjoyed
hearing The Wartville Wizard by Don Madden. We know that
littering is bad for the Earth but we wanted to make sure people
knew what other things are bad for the Earth. We used Kidspiration
to make a web of things that can hurt the Earth. Then we thought of
ways people can and do help the Earth.
New York State Standards English Language Arts
Standard 1: Students will read, write, listen and
speak for information and understanding.
Standard 2: Students will read, write, listen and speak for literary
response and expression.
Standard 3: Students will read, write, listen, and speak for
critical analysis and evaluation.
Standard 4: Students will read, write, listen and speak for social
Standard 4: The student is an effective communicator through a
variety of appropriate technologies/media