Center Focus

What is the Moral?

  1. Provide many fables for students to read.
  2. Use reproductions of these fables (if the moral is stated within the book) or don't disclose the pages that talk about the morals.
  3. Have students figure out what the morals are and then write them down.

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Money from Around the World
Oil Pastel Fruit
Cultural Comparison
"Thanksgiving" Poem
Letter to an Author
Pumpkin Volumes
The Pumpkin
Millennium Mural
Corn on the Cob
Melting Ice
What is the Moral?
Spring Into Science
Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot!
If I Were President...
Favorite Olympic Athlete
Money Del Mundo
To Float or Not To Float
How Much Does Your Name Weigh?
The Scariest Thing
Line Symmetry
Aluminum Boat Contest
National Olympic Trends
Dough Dreidel
Author Spotlight
Create an Instrument
Food From Around the World
Presidential Fractions
Poetry vs. Prose
Letter of Apology
Roses Are Pink, Your Feet Really Stink
Cinco de Mayo Lookup
The Mayflower Compact
Building Our Community
Story in a Bag
Walk a Mile in Their Boots
Alphabetizing Mania!
Washer Weights
Crossword Trivia
Copying the Masters
Decorative Vase
Surf the World
Sleepy Hollow
Picture Poems
How Does Soap Affect Bubbles?
Inching Along
Potato Latkes
U.S. Percentages