Week of 2-4-19

Here’s what we are learning this week:

Reading:  S.3.E.1- Students will be able to describe the physical properties of different types of soils.

Math: 3.NF.3- Students are working on comparing two fractions. Test on Friday- NF.1 Fractions. (partitioning shapes, labeling fractions,  fractions on a number line) 

Writing: W.3.10- Opinion Writing-  Students are working on persuasive writing. This week they are choosing either a problem in the world or an idea that is important to them and learning how to write bold beginnings and connect with their audience.

Curriculum

IB Unit 4:  How we organize ourselves.

Central Idea: Available resources and motivations of communities determines economics.

 Learner Profile Traits- Principled, Balanced, Thinkers 

 Lines of Inquiry: 

  • Soil has different attributes.
  • Goods and services allocated depend upon location, availability, and cost.
  • There are 4 types of productive resources.
  • People make choices to save or spend money.
  • Colonial life was affected by role/title in the community and where you lived.
  • Colonies were founded for a variety of reasons.

 

Important Dates:

 

Friday, February 15- Dress Down Day $1 

Monday, February 19-Friday 22nd– February Break (No School) 

Tuesday, February 26- Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night 

Friday, March 1- Read Across America Day (Students will be able to dress up as their favorite book character.) 


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