October 7, 2019
I hope you had a great weekend!
Below you will find information about our classroom/school happenings as well as what students will be working on this week. Please let me know if you have any questions. Have a wonderful week!
Here is what we are working on this week:
Math: We will continue with the distributive property in multiplication. We will also be looking at the associative property and other patterns/strategies used to multiply.-Array, Grouping, repeated addition, numberline
Students should ensure that they know their multiplication facts. We will continue with our unit on multiplication.
Reading: Our focus this week will be context clues - determining the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text.
Word Study: Students will look at aw words. Students will learn dictionary skills and use these words to complete sentences.
Writing: Students will continue with narrative writing. they will also be learning about paragrapgh. They will write 1 or 2 paragraph.
Science and Social Studies: Students will continue with contients, they will learn about landforms.
PROJECT: Students are expected to do a project in SWAY on the continent assigned to them. Students are expected to: Create a video-Students are expected to talk about their continent in the video.
Identify a map of their continent
Write a paragraph about the continent
This project is worth 20 points
GENERAL HOME WORK: STUDENTS SHOULD BE READING NIGHTLY AND THEY SHOULD ALSO BE STUDYING THEIR MULTIPLICATION FACTS.
If there are any questions please contact me at Carvalee.firstname.lastname@example.org
Important Upcoming Classroom/School Events –
- Thursday, October 17th – Early Release. Students dismiss at 12:00pm.
- Friday, October 18th – Fall Festival from 5-7pm
- Red Ribbon Week/Food Drive – Monday, October 21st – Friday, October 25th
- Fall Open House – Thursday, October 24th from 5-7pm
- Grading Period Ends – Tuesday, October 29th