We will continue to work diligently this last week before Winter Break! Please check your email from Mrs. Calhoun regarding information for our class party on Thursday.
Please check your child’s reading goal progress for this nine weeks. Students need to receive 7 stickers for the second nine weeks to meet their reading goal. Students will need to read 2 nonfiction books as a part of their 7 sticker requirements. 2nd nine week book goal DUE – SATURDAY, JANUARY 5TH
Milestones Practice Information
The Georgia Milestones are going to be here before we know it. Resources to help your student prepare for Georgia Milestones are available on the Georgia Department of Education’s website at http://testing.gadoe.org. To see what online testing is like, you and your student may visit the Experience Online Testing Georgia website at http://gaexperienceonline.com. The items on the demonstration tests are general and represent multiple grade levels. They do not assess student achievement.
We will continue to share information as it becomes available.
Reading– informational reading comprehension skills and strategies – using information text to produce effective written constructed response answers
Don’t forget students need to read 2 1/2 hours each week. I will check Monday mornings for the previous week’s reading. Students should be logging their book reviews via Biblionasium. Students need to receive 7 stickers for the second nine weeks to meet their reading goal. Students will need to read 2 nonfiction books as a part of their 7 sticker requirements. 2nd nine week book goal DUE – SATURDAY, JANUARY 5TH
Language Arts – constructed response writing, informational writing, grammar – prepositions
Math– connecting fractions and division, adding and subtracting fractions and mixed fractions, fractions and decimals – performance tasks using multiple operations with decimals, review multiply decimals using models and the algorithm – Please continue to check math notebooks to review notes and for assistance with homework.
Social Studies – Great Depression and the New Deal – contracts, standards, and vocabulary are in student notebooks. Students also have a One Note notebook to complete online assignments.
Science – cells and microorganisms – updating our notebooks with contracts, standards, and vocabulary
12/20/18: Chick-fil-A Spirit Night; Tone Chimes performance
12/20: Class Holiday Party – Early Release Day 12:30
12/21: Last day before break – Early Release Day 12:30
12/24- 1/4: Winter Break (No School for Students)