Online Learning, Tuesday, 3/17

Check out the PNN Home Edition (With an EXTRA special guest from one of our own classmates!)

For today’s assignments…

Math: Answer numbers 7-15 of the Math packet. Time permitting complete at least one lesson Dreambox.

Reading/Writing: From the Writing packet, read Island Giants and answer “examples” 2 and 3. Example two did not scan; the question is: Which paragraph BEST explains why the number of Galápagos tortoises went down?

  1. paragraph 1
  2. paragraph 2
  3. paragraph 3
  4. paragraph 4

For example 3’s prompt, What is the main idea of the passage?, think R-A-C-E. Time permitting, read for 20 minutes.

Social Studies: Continue to read a few sections of the newspaper from yesterday. Remember that on Friday you will answer the review questions or complete the activity on the back.

Additional Learning opportunities for today: (Considered “Extra Credit” on the Pitner Buck Price List)

  1. Using the passage Island Giants, write your answer to this prompt: What is the text structure of this passage? How do you know? (Think R-A-C-E)
  1. It seems like we are getting yet another break from some rain today! Go outside, find a comfortable spot. Pick an animal or plant that you see and write an all-about paragraph about it. Be so descriptive that I can picture it exactly in my mind when I read it too.

*Proof of completing extra credit can be a picture emailed to me OR posted on our Class Notebook under the Online Learning Extra Credit tab. To access the notebook: Click the Parents tab on the Cobb County websiteà select Office 365 log-inà students will log in using their email. For most it is firstname.lastname@students.cobbk12.org and the password is the same password they use to log into computers at school. Hopefully, they remember where to go from there!

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