Book Fair Family Night
Don't forget...Tonight (Tuesday) , Cox will be hosting Family Night in the Book Fair. Please join us in the library for wonderful literary selections and our Silent Auction for better teeth! Everyone wants a healthy smile, right? Yes!
Our Reading focus this 9 weeks is non-fiction yet we are tackling a historical fiction novel as our primary tool. Please ask your child why we would do such a thing? Wink wink.
Answers should resemble this response:
- Historical fiction uses an actual setting in our history and provides accurate information within the text.
-While the characters in the novel are fictitious, they represent families that were present during these historical events and show thoughts and feelings these events evoked.
Our novel is I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912.
While we are enjoying the format of a novel, we are focusing more on the non-fiction information including, but not limited to:
-technology (lack thereof)
In fact, check us out completing our Titanic Web Quest: