Gathering materials: family learning journals, pencils, colored pencils, crayons, any space books or non-fiction space (online or in print).
Reading and Writing Connection: Today’s writing connection is all about space inquiry. On the slide above you will see the arrows pointing to a writing topic. Space inquiry is a vast exploration… so if your family decides on its own topic… perfect! The examples below are easy examples that use a visual organizer (K-W-L Chart) in which learners make notes as they are learning new information:
Those that get done early… ask them to illustrate a scene from their book or exploration.