Tree Frog Blog!

the official Chase Street Elementary School Library blog

Exploring Text Structure with 5th Grade

Determining text structure is a great comprehension strategy! Figuring out how information in a text is organized can help you understand it–because you’ll think not just about the ideas, but also the relationships between them.

September 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

4th Grade Revolutionary Biographies – Timelines and Bio Cubes!

Our crafty, tech-savvy students created two different products to show off their knowledge about historical figures from the Revolutionary War.

March 8, 2013 · 3 Comments

Six more weeks of winter, or an early spring?

To celebrate Groundhog Day in the library last week, our PreK through 3rd grade students enjoyed some holiday fun integrated with narrative, informational, and persuasive reading and writing activities.

February 5, 2013 · 1 Comment


Enter your email address to follow our Tree Frog Blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 503 other followers

Image credits

Background via, used with attribution under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Tree frog image public domain via