11.26 Update

Here’s the 411 on this week!Β πŸ™‚

Reminders

  1. Guided Reading responses are due this Thursday (Except book club group). Book club will resume Wednesday, and packets are due NEXT Thursday.
  2. Check Bloomz for last minute updates and communication.Β πŸ™‚
  3. Behavior is now documented on Bloomz versus paper copies. Notifications are sent out at 6 p.m. daily. If you are not on Bloomz, I will contact via Synergy, if there is a behavior situation.Β πŸ™‚
  4. Have your child check out the video sections on our blog for content-related information.

Content

Math– This week, we are working on creating line plots and interpreting line plots. Next week, we will move onto categorizing polygons (by edges, angles, categories (i.e. quadrilaterals, etc.). The last 8 days of school will involve a preview of 3rd 9 weeks and review stations for the 2nd nine weeks. πŸ™‚

Reading– Our focus for reading will incorporate reading strategies and WW1 via the reading ofΒ War Horse.

Social Studies– We are completing our study of WW1 and the roaring 20s.

Writing– We are publishing our biographies in sections this week. All biographies will be completed by Friday and turned in via One Drive. Next week, students will work on informational writing pieces on a topic of their own choosing, so start brainstorming now! πŸ™‚

11.12 Weekly Update

Here’s the 411 on this week!Β πŸ™‚

Reminders

  1. Next due date for Guided Reading responses is Nov 29th for the next 6 entries (except book club group).
  2. Check Bloomz for last minute updates and communication.Β πŸ™‚
  3. Behavior is now documented on Bloomz versus paper copies. Notifications are sent out at 6 p.m. daily. If you are not on Bloomz, I will contact via Synergy, if there is a behavior situation.Β πŸ™‚
  4. Have your child check out the video sections on our blog for content-related information.

Content

Math– We are learning how to multiply and divide fractions, and differentiate whether to use + – x / in word problems. Quiz on Friday will be on multiplying and dividing fractions (Prodigy).

Enrichment group will work on a choice board project this week.

Reading– Our focus for reading will incorporate reading strategies and WW1 via the reading ofΒ War Horse.

Social Studies– We are studying WW1 and its causes on through the roaring 20s.

Writing– We are drafting our biographies in sections this week. Publishing will not take place until after Thanksgiving break. πŸ™‚