These are the books that I used:
My favorite activity was our character traits lesson. I have some high thinkers this year so some of our skills have been on the tad easy side. Character traits are more than a tad challenging for older kids! I loved getting my kiddos to use new vocabulary to describe the characters. Here's our chart:
They did such an awesome job with discussing and adding to it. This week we are working on Three Billy Goats Gruff. I'm hoping that they'll be able to remember and reuse those great new words!