I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I am so thankful for the time to spend with family and friends! We have a busy week planned with much to learn. Please help reinforce regular habits and routines so we can maintain consistency, as much as possible.
11/26 – Watershed Presentation from the Cobb County Water Department
11/27 – S.O.A.R Presentation
11/30 – Reading Logs for November are due
12/7 – Dinner with Santa
HIGHLIGHTS FOR THIS WEEK:
Math – We are digging deeper into multiplication with 2 x 2 digit numbers. We will focus on the same strategies (area model, distributive property, algorithm) but with larger numbers.
Reading – We are continuing with non-fiction text and will focus on annotating text. Skill groups this week will be focusing on: constructed response, decoding, Text-dependent questions and summarizing.
Writing – We are going to analyze examples of opinion writing and determine the characteristics of good writing.
Spelling – We are beginning sort 8. The contract will be due on December 7th. Spelling Homework Sort 8.
Mentor Sentences – We will be reading In November by Cynthia Ryliant.
Science – We are continuing with ecosystems with a focus on food chains, extinction, hibernation, and adaptations.