Math- We are continuing to master our decimals. We have added and subtracted and now it is time to Multiply and Divide! Students will be modeling with base ten blocks and learning various strategies to compute these style of problems.
Social Studies- Chooo-Chooo!!! We will go down the Transcontinental railroad! We are studying the turn of the 20th century! We will learn how railroads shaped our country and how and where families immigrated from!
Reading- We are in the middle of our Esperanza Rising novel study. Our focus is on comparing literary elements within one text, identifying figurative language within the text, and tracking our understanding of how the character changes throughout the text.
Writing- We are working on writing an informational writing piece on our historical figures. Due to the field trip Friday, Language quizzes this week will be on Thursday.
Tuesday, November 14th is our Thanksgiving Feast. (Genesi-11:30-12:10, Tesar-12:10-12:50)
Thursday, November 16th Progress Reports will come home. This is a day early due to our field trip on Friday.
Friday, November 17th is our field trip to the Kennesaw Locomotive and Civil War Museum. We will leave school around 9 and return close to dismissal.
Monday, November 20th- Friday, November 24th is Thanksgiving Break.
Wednesday, November 29th student Living Bio Museum posters due.
Friday, December 1st is our Living Bio Museum day.