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    The next set of Remote Learning Plans will be released on Monday morning at 8 am.  You can find these plans posted on this page.  The link will include a letter explaining the plans and my expectations, as well as 5 days of instruction & activities.  Should you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me at aburns@jacksonsd.org.  I will be available via email from 8:00 - 1:00.  



    LinkIt code for Language Arts Assignment for Friday, 3/27: 001NUBR6





    Don't forget to answer the Humphrey Question of the Day on the Holamn webpage! =)













      Here's What We Are Learning During the Month of March:


    Reader's Workshop:

    This month, learners will begin their third Unit of Study:  Character Study.  During this unit, students will learn how to describe a character by analyzing patterns of behavior.  Students will also learn how to follow a character's journey throughout a text, noticing how they change in response to plot events.  In addition, students will also learn how to identify the theme of a story.  


    Writer's Workshop:

    Learners will conclude their third Unit of Study:  Nonfiction Writing.  During this unit students will learn how to develop explanatory essays and books on a topic of interest.  Students will learn how to utilize different text structures to convey information and how to cite facts from different sources. Students will then begin their fourth Unit of Study:  Baby Literary Essay.  During this unit, students will learn how to craft a thesis statement about a character or topic, and use evidence from a text to support their thinking.  


    This month's instructional focus will be on adding, subtracting, and multiplying. Please Note:  It is IMPERATIVE that students are studying their basic multiplication facts DAILY. Thank you! =)

    The following units will be covered this month:

    • Topic 10:  Multiply by Multiples of 10
    • Topic 11:  Use Operations with Whole Numbers to Solve Problems



    This month, students will conclude their second unit of study in Science:  Heredity.  Students will study the life cycle of various living things.  Students will also learn how offspring inherit traits from their parents.  Students will then begin their next Unit of Study in Science:  Dynamic Ecosystems.



    Mon: Gym

    Tues: Spanish

    Wed: Tech

    Thursday: Music

    Friday: Art 


  • Specials Schedule:

    Monday- World Language

    Tuesday- Music

    Wednesday- Art

    Thursday- Technology/Library

    Friday- Gym