Compound Word Surgery!
|Cardiologist performing delicate surgery!|
|Suture in place|
|Friendship...back together, again!|
|Anchor-charting helps us remember what we're learning.|
After attending medical school, we performed open heart surgery on several broken hearts. This surgery was a bit easier for my class to perform than the bone surgery we did a couple of weeks ago. Dr. Love told us all about broken-hearts...Words that want to be close to another word and form a compound. We found some hearts that didn't get matched up properly and with scissors and band-aides....Voila.....No more broken hearts! I love this activity and so do the kids. Fast finishers got to write sentences with as many compound words as they could. It's
|Dr. Love's School for Broken-Hearts!|
|I would trust any one of my students with my heart.|