Reading Counts Weekly Winners!
1. H. W. 610 points
2. A. W. 501 points
3. D. E. 406 points
4. K. S. 401 points
5. S. B. 328 points
6. R. M. 358 points
Jane Goodall’s 10 Ways
Test Friday Oct. 25
This is a One Week Unit
Story of the Week: Jane Goodall’s 10 Ways to Help Save Wildlife
Reading Test Tuesday October 28
Packet Due on Friday, November 1
Compare and Contrast Essay is Due Friday
Vocabulary Words: environment contribute conservation enthusiastic investigation
More Words to Know: humane loggers tapeworms Vocabulary Strategy: Context Clues
Comprehension Skill: Fact and Opinion Comprehension Strategy: Ask Questions
Genre: Expository Nonfiction
Class 1: Here comes multiplication! We will review our test from last week. Students will have an opportunity to look over and correct missed problems. Tuesday, we will have a problem based learning activity where the kids will be given a budget and will spend money/deposit money. This is going to be fun. We will also begin our discussion on Multiplication.
Class 2 and 3: Let’s start dividing! We will review our test from last week. Students will have an opportunity to look over and correct missed problems. We will also complete a multiplication menu activity in class. It will be fun. We will begin division.
Homework Packets will be sent home on Monday and will due on Friday!
Social Studies Week
WOW!!! Our students did a fantastic job with their D.A.R.E. essays and our D.A.R.E. officer is very pleased J Thank you to all of our students and their hard work.
Next week we will begin looking at early explorers and their modes of navigation and transportation. With this we will begin focusing on map reading skills.
Save the Date: DARE Graduation is scheduled for 11-5-13 and will begin at 9:00am
Brain Pop logs are due 11-1-13
Topics are: Map Skills, Latitude and Longitude, Christopher Columbus, Pirates..