Did you ever want to help other people weren’t as fortunate as you? Well this is your chance. Now the great kindness challenge has started a fundraiser called Kind Coins for Kenya. Their goal is to collect enough money to build a new school in Kenya, Africa. To find out more watch the video or… Read more Kind Coins for Kenya
Sean Duran via Compfight Everyday everyone in the world should do at least one kind thing for someone else. Ask someone to play the game you’re playing with you. So when you have recess, if you do that and you will make the person happy. How can you be kind?
We are so pleased to announce that we are nominated for an Edublogs Award for 2015. We are a finalist in the category Best Class Blog! If you’d like to support us with a vote, click here. First, find Mrs. McKelvey is the Class Blogs drop down menu and “select” it. Next, scroll down the… Read more Edublogs Awards: We’re a finalist
Bernard DUPONT via Compfight Have you ever wondered if elephants have emotions like humans do? Scientists say that they have many of the same emotions that human have. They can feel sadness, joy, love, jealousy, fury, grief, compassion and distress. And when one elephant is scared by something another elephant would calm it by touching… Read more Do elephants have emotions?
Curtis Perry via Compfight Vending machines have come a very long way since the British inventor Percival Everitt invented coin contraction now called a vending machine. That was in 1833 and look how far the vending machine has come. I bet you love vending machines when you are on the go and get chocolate. Now… Read more Vending machines are moving up
In the book Hope is a Ferris Wheel by Robin Herrera, there isn’t that much hope for 10 year old star Mackie. Star Mackie had to move because of a zombie killing story that star her sister, Winter, wrote. It might’ve included her classmate’s names. Then she might’ve got expelled. Star Mackie is just trying… Read more Hope is a Ferris Wheel, a Book Talk
How can you make the world a better place? With little acts of kindness. Friday, November 13th is World Kindness Day. We plan to celebrate this special day being a lot kinder to everyone around us, like maybe opening a door for someone, picking up litter, letting someone go in front of us in line,… Read more World Kindness Day
“Halloween Vintage 05“. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. I bet when you start thinking about Halloween you think CANDY or what should I be should I be a superhero. That is all okay but what is really behind that? That is why I am here today and ready to teach you what it is… Read more Trick or Treat! It’s Halloween
We just love Kid President’s latest video. He says, “Life is like a comic strip. Some people do the same boring thing everyday, but some people fill their black and white boxes with awesomeness! How do you add life to the empty sheet of paper?” Let’s start a conversation as we honor “Yesvember”…maybe some of the… Read more Kid President, Peanuts: Life is a Comic Strip
TPorter2006 via Compfight Week 4’s challenge is Celebrating Creatively. How do you celebrate holidays, like Halloween and Thanksgiving? Click on over and read Miss W.’s post and then do either activity 2 (a poem) or activity 3 (how you celebrate Halloween). I know that Halloween is a huge holiday in the United States but in… Read more Celebrating Creatively
Sparky via Compfight So, we’re a little behind with our Edublogs Challenge work. Week 3’s work is all about images and how to use them correctly in your blog posts. You can’t just use any image you want off the Internet. There are rules for you to follow. This is super important stuff so be… Read more Using Images
I have one question for you all. So do you act different out of the internet? I know I do. I act wild with my friends at recess. Here I am very calm and even a little boring. In the real world I’ll run and scream if a exciting TV show is on. I also… Read more My Avatar
woodleywonderworks via Compfight It’s time to start commenting on other class blogs around the world. Check out Edublogs Week 2’s challenge, Let’s Comment posted by Miss W. It’s all about making quality comments. We’ve talked about this in class and so it’s a good time to review what a great comment looks like. Watch the video on… Read more Let’s comment
It’s that time again. Socktober! It’s totally awesome. It was started by Kid President’s brother. He wanted to collect socks for the homeless. Did you know there are almost 600,000 homeless people in the U.S.? Let’s do something to help out. Check out Kid President’s video all about it. Bloggin’ Frogs are doing a… Read more Socktober!
It’s time for us to start participating in biannual Edublogs Student Blogging Challenge. During this challenge you will learn all about blogging and connect with other classes all over the world. Start by reading Week 1’s post by Miss W. Next, do Activity 1 and 2 by yourself. In Activity 1 you’ll think about your… Read more Hello, who are you?
Check out Olivia’s booktalk on the Australian Platypus.
Hello class of 2015-16 and welcome to our fabulous class blog! In the past Bloggin Frogs have participated in the Edublogs Student Blogging Challenge. It begins in September, and so soon we’ll make connections with other classes through our blog. But before that I’d like a few enthusiastic bloggers to be our guest contributors on… Read more Welcome to our blog!
Do you like ducks, racing, and evolving? Well then, Duck Life 3 is the game for you. ( This is the only duck life that I’ve finished.) Ducks You have four ducks you can chose from. There’s a flying, athletic, swimming, and strong duck. ( Note: you have to play as all ducks to finish… Read more Duck Life 3: Evolution
What’s on your summer bucket list? A day at the beach, a picnic by the bay, hiking the Sequoias, making a giant ice-cream sundae? Whatever you do this summer I’m sure it’ll be fun. Let us know how you spend your summer.
Have you ever wondered how you could make the world a better place? Maybe you are into recycling, or saving water or just picking up a piece of trash in the street when you see it. But most of us can only do a small part to help the environment. Another way to help is… Read more Recycling Starts at Home!