•  Here is a look at what has been going on in and around room #205

     

     

    Just a reminder - Due to parent teacher conferences,  we will be operating on a shortened day schedule from 11/12 to 11/14. Student dismissal will be 1:50 (on Mon.,Tues., and Wed.)

     

    American Education is recognized during the week of 11/12 - 11/16 - 5th grade parent visitation is on Friday 11/16 from 10:45AM - 11:15AM. 

      

      

     FAST FACT FLUENCYWe our now using the online website based resource called XTRA MATH to help students grow towards fast fact mastery in the area of multiplication.  By utilizing this program on a daily basis (5 to 10 min.), students will continue to grow toward fast fact mastery.  Mastery is being able to accurately say the fact within 2 seconds.  

     

     

     Readers Workshop: 

    Readers are in process of completing Unit 1 Interpreation - Analyzing Themes.  We are currently preparing for the Unit 1 post assessment which will begin to be administered towards the end of this week. 

     

     

    REMEMBER ENCOURAGE READERS TO...

    • READ CONSTANTLY QUESTIONING THE TEXT, CHALLENGE THEORIES.
    • SUPPORT THOUGHTS WITH TEXT EVIDENCE
    • THINK:  HOW MIGHT THE AUTHOR BE TEACHING ME A LIFE LESSON? A THEME?  
    • RESPOND IN READER'S NOTEBOOKS AT LEAST 3X'S PER WEEK.
    • ALL RESPONSES SHOULD BE TITLED AND DATED.
    • READERS SHOULD PERSONALIZE RESPONSES BY ADDING PICTURES, HIGHTLIGHTS, AND/OR COLOR.