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
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 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?
I’m Ava and this is my avatar. I made my avatar at http://doppleme.com. My avatar has blue eyes like me. She has blond hair, jeans, and a t-shirt because that’s what I usually wear. I chose that shirt because I have always wanted to go to New York City. My favorite season is fall so I… Read more Ava’s Avatar
Kid President wants to sock it! Sock what, you say. Homelessness. According to Kid President on SoulPancake, every night in the United States an estimated 600,000 people live on the streets. So this October, even though we are getting a late start, we want to help SoulPancake and Kid President by participating in the Socktober… Read more Socktober! Change the world
Photo Credit: www.GlynLowe.com via Compfight Washington D.C. is the capital of the United States. The signing of the residence act on July 16,1790 approved the creation of the state. Washington D.C. is bordered by Maryland and Virgina and of course is in the United States. There are many cool places to visit in Washington D.C.… Read more Our National Capital, Washington D.C.
I made this avatar for myself and my class has avatars too as you can see them in other posts. My avatar is holding a book because I like to read. I wear things in my hair a lot so my avatar has a flower in her hair. My 2nd favorite color is pink with… Read more My Avatar
I love living in San Diego if you’ve never been here then when you have a chance enjoy it as much as you can. San Diego is very hot and sunny, it barely ever rains. But that’s the problem we are in a drought. We’re very close to the ocean, and as I said it’s… Read more San Diego Life
This is my avatar I will explain how my avatar looks like me. First, the hair my hair is blond like my avatar’s hair. Now to my eyes like my avatars my eyes are green. This nose is the most realistic nose I found so I liked. You could say it looks like my nose… Read more My avatar
This is my avatar, Miranda. She’s so much like me and my avatar even looks like me. My avatar plays badminton and is girly just like me. She’s wearing my favorite shirt and skirt. She’s really outgoing and likes Harry Potter. We also both love mrsmckelvey.edublogs.org and be sure to stay in touch and visit… Read more Miranda’s Avatar
Hi my name is Imogen and this year in April I got a cat. He is a boy and he is half Siamese and half Burmese and he is black. Looking after a cat is a LOT of work. This is what you have to do to take care of a cat. 1. Feed the… Read more How To Take Care of A Cat
Here is my avatar. First, I went to http://avatarmaker.abi-station.com/index_en.shtml and I made my avatar. I made it have dark brown hair like me and dark brown eyes also like me. I play guitar so I made my avatar hold a guitar. I wear glasses that look like the ones my avatar is wearing. I couldn’t really… Read more Dalia’s Avatar
Hello, my name is Sophie and I am going to tell you how I made my avatar. First I went to the website http://doppelme.com/ and chose my skin color . Next I chose my face to be a nice smile. Then I chose my eyes to be a brownish color and chose my eyes to… Read more Sophie’s Avatar
Attribution: Calling all the people! Calling all the people! Trash is bad! Boats, jet skis, and ships are putting bad oils in our waters. Metal cans may take about 50 years to biodegrade, biodegrade means break down or disintegrated, so remember that soda can you left on the beach a few days ago… yup it’s… Read more Let’s make trash extinct!
There are 3,091 active landfills in the U.S and over more than 10,000 old landfills. That’s a lot of landfills! What if we all recycled more? Then the U.S would have less active landfills. Many people recycle to save trees, and keep the earth clean, happy, and healthy. If you start recycling there would be… Read more Keep our earth clean
Photo Credit: Thomas Hawk via Compfight Do you care that kids all around the world watch R rated movies. Well about 100 kids do and about 50 kids learn bad things from them. I have seen people bully, and hurt people. If you care about your kids don’t let them watch R rated movies. Kids… Read more Kids should not be able to watch “R” rated movies