I trust you had a good Thanksgiving break. This week, our schools STEAM Gala is on Thursday evening.
All the Science Fair projects will be displayed during this time. It is a perfect time to see the middle school projects, get an idea for next years projects.
ELA: Our Wonders concepts this week are homographs, finding theme- especially through poetry.
Wonders Vocab Quiz on Thursday
The words are: ambitious, memorized, satisfaction, shuddered, narrative, repetition, free verse, rhyme
Wonders Reading Test on Friday
Your child has their previous Wonders test in their agenda for you to sign.
Math: We are starting a new unit on fractions. This week we are working on adding and subtracting fractions after converting the fractions to have like denominators.
Math Quiz on Friday.
Math homework pages due Friday.
Science: Our new unit- Chapter 6- is about Earth and Space. This week we are covering lessons 1 about Earths rotation and orbit, and lesson 2 about stars.
Lesson 1 check due Wednesday
Lesson 2 check due Friday
Students will have time to complete these lesson checks in class; however, if they do not use their time well, they will need to finish at home.
Social Studies: Unit 5 Lesson 3 covers The First Colonies. The focused main idea is: In search of religious freedom, English settlers established colonies in New England.
Lesson 3 notes will be submitted on Friday
Later this week I will send out a calendar of the next four weeks up until Winter Break.
Thank you for helping our classroom be successful with your support from home!
Please let me know if you have any questions,