Mrs. Lesser's Classroom

Yukon Public Schools

Colonial Garb

December 3, 2013 by Mrs. Lesser 4 Comments

In Social Studies class, we have been learning a great deal about what life was like for colonial children. We discovered that they were similar to us in some ways, like going to school and enjoying games and sports. However, … Continue reading

Time to Trade!

August 30, 2013 by Mrs. Lesser 5 Comments

We are still enjoying our lessons about Christopher Columbus and his voyages to the Americas. We learned that when Columbus arrived, the natives faced many hardships and were driven from their homes. As Columbus made trips to and from the … Continue reading

Sailing the Ocean Blue…

August 22, 2013 by Mrs. Lesser 11 Comments

Ahoy, maties! Today, we launched into a discussion about the famous Christopher Columbus! To test what students already knew, we made a KWL (know, want to know, learned) chart on our whiteboard.