Monday, May 4, 2015
Casey at the Bat
Fourth graders are learning some great American poems. Today's poem is "Casey at the Bat." Here is the first stanza:
The outlook wasn’t brilliant for the Mudville nine that day;
The score stood four to two with but one inning more to play.
And then when Cooney died at first, and Barrows did the same,
A sickly silence fell upon the patrons of the game...
1. Math Mr. Spaulding: p. 591-592.
Miss W: p. 591-592.
Mrs. Thompson: p. 495-496.
Mrs. Leone: p. 495-496.
2. Read for half an hour.
3. Get parent initials.