Monday, January 25, 2016

Codes and Ciphers!

Today in Grade 3 library we read portions of Paul Janeczko's book Top Secret: A Handbook of Codes, Ciphers, and Secret Writing. We learned about Pig Latin and the Morse Code. Then the students took their turn figuring out their name in Morse Code and deciphering a secret message.

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Concrete Poetry

Today we will explore Paul Janeczko's book, A Poke in the I: A Collection of Concrete Poems. Comment below with a topic that you are interested in creating a concrete poem for.

Here are two websites that help you create your own concrete poem:

Monday, January 4, 2016

Paul Janeczko is coming to Georgetown!

I am so happy that we will be having Paul Janezcko visit our school on Friday, January 29th! Today we will take a look at his website to learn a little more about him.

Click here for Paul Janezcko's Website