*I got the idea to use Norman Rockwell artwork from the Donalyn Miller workshop.
*We used a piece to infer and predict. It was a great activity that I will use with my students.
*It got me to thinking about his other work and I found many "holiday" type paintings.
*I decided to use this one for our picture Wednesday.
*The writers will write their thoughts, feelings, ideas, reminders, and/or connections to this photo.
*We will then talk about it at the end of our writing time.
*It will be interesting to see what they come up with and if they write about this picture being from the "OLD DAYS"!