Art is good for you. Art shows your creative skills. You can use your imagination in various ways. It is also a fun way to entertain yourself. You can learn a lot from art. One skill you can learn from art is to draw. Painting is another skill you can learn. Expressing yourself through art is a great way to show your feelings. You can also demonstrate what you learned in science and social studies by drawing symbols or life cycles. Making a diorama combines art and knowledge. These are reasons why we should have art as homework. What do you think you can learn from art? How does art help you with creative skills?
3rd Grade: Kaitlin, Bryan, Clarissa
2nd Grade: Malia
Sports are a very good source of physical education.
Fact 1: Sports help you lose weight.
Fact 2: Sports help you release stress.
Fact 3: Sports help you get fit and healthy.
Fact 4: A reason kids should play sports is so they can have fun.
Fact 5: Sports can help you legs and hands learn to move quickly.
Fact 6: You can learn to be cooperative with the team.
Sports can help you concentrate. For example, you have to concentrate on the ball in basketball so you can score properly. In every sport you have to run. In every sport you can get to know new people. In some sports you can get power and energy. When I go to the gym, I run two laps to start my day. It is good for you to play. There are many kinds of sports like soccer, basketball, gymnastics and many more. What kind of sports do you like?
3rd Grade: Deborah, Hamza, Aniket, Noe, Alexis, Devine
2nd Grade: Sophia, Zaire, Jayden V
There are many kinds of wild animals that are important to us. For example, the Arctic wolf is fascinating. In the winter it turns white. It also howls at the full moon at night. Another example is the cheetah. It is the fastest animal on Earth. Studying animals is good for homework so we can learn to save some endangered animals. It also helps the people who want to become scientists or veterinarians. It is important to understand animal lifecycles and their habitats so we keep the world healthy for everyone. That is why learning about wild animals is important to us. What facts have you learned about wild animals?
3rd Grade: Jaelyn, Cristian, Adia
2nd Grade: Bela, Zoe, Jaden O, Isabella
Video games are important. One reason is they can teach you new things. For example, Terraria can teach you that when you mix sand with fire you get glass. In some video games, it makes you think harder. Using your brain to create is good because you can learn how to make real life things. Another reason is that you can use your imagination. As in Lego City, you can create trains, hotels, or houses. This is why video games should be our homework. These are some of the reasons why video games are educational. What video games do you play? What kind of video game system do you use, X-Box, Play Station, iPad, iPhone, Wii U, or Wii?
3rd Grade: Frank, Kris, Vincent
2nd Grade: James, Yaseen, Aidan, Oscar, Sufian
We like Rainbow Loom and this is why. First, we like Rainbow Loom because you can make bracelets and charms. We also like Rainbow Loom because you can make different designs. The last example is that we learn new skills. The kinds of skills we are learning are how to place and loop to make new designs. In conclusion, Rainbow Loom is a fun activity for adults and kids alike. We asked our classmates about their favorite bracelet designs. Here are the results:
Starburst 10 Ladder 1
Taffy Twist 1 Links and Knots 2
Fishtail 1 Truffela Twins 2
Sailor’s Pinstripe 3
Have you tried to make a Rainbow Loom bracelet? Rainbow Loom is fun and we know you will like it.
3rd Grade: Natalia, William
2nd Grade: Alisha, Meher, Samantha
Minecraft is the best game ever! In Minecraft you can go on adventures. For example, you can make a portal and go the nether or the end. Another thing you can do in Minecraft is tame cats and dogs. You can tame an animal with a bone and raw fish. You can also go fishing but first you have to craft a fishing rod and a boat. Minecraft is a good game because you can learn about animals. This is why Minecraft should be our homework. What would you do if you were new at playing Minecraft?
3rd Grade: Paul, Ryan, Thomas, Lucas
2nd Grade: Justin, Charles, Taison, Jayden J