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Monday-Technology / Book Exchange
Q: April showers bring May flowers, but what do Mayflowers bring?
Q: What’s the best day of the year to monkey around with your friends?
A: Ape-ril Fool’s Day, of course!
Q: Can February March?
A:No — but April May
Q: What spring flowers can be found on people’s faces?
Q: Why is spring a great season to start a gardening business?
A: Because it’s the season when you can really “rake” in the cash
Q: Do you know what happens on April 1?
A: I’m surprised you’re not fool-ly aware of it
Q: What did the big flower say to the little one?
A: You’re really growing, bud.
Q: How is the letter A like a spring flower?
A: Both of them are followed by bees (B’s)
Q: What is a spring chick after it is five months old?
A: Six months old
Q: When do gorillas fall from the sky?
A: During ape-ril showers
We are going on a trip to the Old Barracks Museum and State House on April 17th. Notices and permission slips to follow.
Words Their Way
During the week of March 18th - March 22nd, students will be using their Quick Word books to create a list of 15 words that they will use for the entire week.
Math Fast Facts
We will be taking our mixed and individual fast fact quizzes on Friday, March 22nd.
Math is Fun!
Please check under student resources for math websites for practice.
Reader’s Workshop: The summary on our reading logs is not completed at home. It is completed on Monday mornings as part of Morning Meeting.
We are presenting our research projects for Unit 2 "Reading the Weather, Reading the World." We will begin a Unit on "Historical Fiction Book Clubs."
We are currently working on Literary Essays. Students will learn how to write a thesis statement and also to write reasons and evidence to support their statements based on the book, "Fox".
We have begun a unit on Earth Systems. We are going to make fossils and also to build houses that can withstand an earthquake.