What's being blogged about

Reece left a comment the other day that I thought I’d try and answer. I’m also wondering which “subject area teachers” are using blogs other than in English since blogging is primarily writing. Well let’s see…after a quick look at our school’s blog site here’s what I found: Pudong 4th Grade Blog (A group blog written by all our 4th graders) Why Don’t Need School on Monday We don’t need school on Monday. There are several reasons why we don’t need school on Monday. My first reason is it’s hard to wake up. Kids get in trouble by waking up late. My second reason is kids need rest. … Earth Science D Blog Volcanic Activity in Turkey Tukey is a country located in the southern part of Europe. Unfortunatly for Turkey’s sake their country is located on top of two plate boundaries. When a place is located in plate boundaries there is a lot of movement of the plates which causes earthquakes and volcanoes. 7th Grade Science Earthquakes in Seattle, Washington Seattle receives earthquakes is because it is beside two plate boundaries which are the North American plate and the Juan de Fuca plate. From time to time, when the two plate boundaries slip past each other, they create earthquakes! In America,… A Kid’s Guide to Fun Fast, Fun Facts (Not an Assignment) Did you know that… 1. Listerine mouthwash is 22% ethanol. Alternate energy cars can run on ethanol. So, if you used enough of it, you could use Listerine to run your car. It would also make it smell good! 2. You can not fold any one piece of paper seven times. It may seem untrue, but try it out before you assume! Toa’s Troop (5th Grade Teacher) Space Web Quest Journal 2 Mars here we come! Youare leaving all you have ever known behind, your friends, job,everything, and you are going to some new place in the stars. Rememberto write in character and try and give honest reflections to how you mayfeel in this exciting time…. There it is the rarest toad in the world! Its the chinese staring toad! Visiting Author (Not an Assignment) Today a great author came to our school. His name is Eric A. Kimmel. He told us about the books he wrote like Beowulf and how he disagreed with his illustrator to write it. He thought there was too much violent...

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