*Today was definitely a WONDER of a Wednesday.
*We had our first Skype visit of the year. We chatted with Cassie Beasley.
*She is the wonderful author of the novel Circus Mirandus.
*This novel was our first read aloud of the year and what a story it was.
*My fourth grade listeners loved the story of Micah, his grandfather, and their adventures at Circus Mirandus.
*After finishing the story, each student wrote questions and comments about the book.
*I narrowed it down to one question and one comment per student.
*This afternoon we spent about thirty minutes chatting with Cassie.
*Each student got to share their comment and ask their question about the book, the story, or Cassie's life as a writer.
*Here is a look at our Skype visit...