We practiced with the website www.southernbellefarm.com since they have a field trip to the Southern Belle Farm in McDonough next week. From the farm website, we talked about reading headings and recognizing the navigation bar and links. We found the link called "school field trips," and read through what they could expect as part of their fall field trip. I know they are looking forward to it, and I sure wish I could go with them!
To get the children thinking about farms, our activity this week involved making a modified K-W-L using Doozla. We split our Doozles in half, used the left side of screen to jot down or draw things that we already know about farms, and we used the right side of the screen to record things we wanted to find out about farms or the Southern Belle Farm in particular. Here are some examples of works-in-progress: