The heart map is a great tool for helping students find personally meaningful topics, but used year after year, it might feel a little stale. Writing territory maps is another option!
Sara left the following comment, which I love, first, because it’s a comment and, second, because I was planning to blog about this today. What is that they say about minds that think… Continue reading
Yesterday a fourth grade classroom I work with kicked off their poetry study by mapping their hearts (sans Georgia Heard). Stacey & I did this a few months ago for WNW. This is… Continue reading