WOW! What a FANTASTIC job you guys did on your Opinion Essays! I am SO proud of you! =)
This week's fast facts quiz will be on the factors 10 & 11.
The Topic 7 Math test will be given on Thursday, January 23rd.
*Please provide your child with TWO SETS of multiplication cards. Keep one set at home and send the other to school. Thank you in advance. =)*
Please provide your child with the following materials by ASAP:
1 Yellow Legal Pad
Expo/Dry Erase Markers
Expo Marker Eraser (or black washcloth)
1 Spiral Notebook
Crayons, Markers, Colored Pencils
*Donations of Tissues, Snacks, & Expo Markers would be greatly appreciated*
Secret Phrase: "It's up to you how far you'll go. If you never try, you'll never know." =)
Here's What We Are Learning During the Month of January:
This month, learners will begin their third unit of study: Reading to Learn. During this unit, students will learn how to utilize non-fiction text features to locate information and answer comprehension questions. Students will also learn how to identify the main idea and details of a text, and how to identify cause and effect relationships. Students will also learn how to differentiate between facts & opinions.
Learners will begin their third Unit of Study: Response to Reading Essays. During this unit, students will learn how to construct essays in response to nonfiction texts. Students will learn how to develop an essay by stating a claim and using evidence from the text to support their thinking.
This month's instructional focus will be on interpreting data and fluently adding & subtracting. Please Note: It is IMPERATIVE that students are studying their basic multiplication facts DAILY. The goal is to have all facts memorized by Christmas Break. Thank you! =)
The following units will be covered this month:
- Topic 7: Represent & Interpret Dara
- Topic 8: Use Strategies & Properties to Add & Subtract Within 1,000
This month, students will begin their second unit of study in S.S.: Innovation & Inventions. Students will learn about famous inventors and create their own invention.
SPECIALS FOR THE 2019/2020 SCHOOL YEAR:
Monday- World Language