We read the Lorax this past week, which is one of my favorite Dr. Seuss books. I love children's books that can be meaningful to the adults reading them as well. Since the Lorax "speaks for the trees", I asked the kids to write about what they will speak for. I think they came up with a really good variety of ideas:
My dinosaur obsessed student! :)
Did I mention they are also obsessed with her this year......
And my favorite one---I wasn't aware this group needed advocates! :) I know it's not what he meant to write-he was probably trying to write barabaloots or something, but it did make me giggle.