What’s happening?

What are we learning about in room 211?

Literacy:  This week we will be presenting our figurative language slide shows. We are going to begin new book clubs this week – HatchetFrindle, and Sideways Stories. We will continue to practice summarizing in small group reading. For grammar, we will discuss and practice verb endings.

Math: We our continuing a unit on geometry. This week we are focusing on polygons, area and perimeter, and naming solids.At this time, the class will be ready to test by Friday at the latest.

Science: We have begun electricity. We will focus on conductors, circuits, currents, and 3 scientists (Ben Franklin, Michael Faraday, Thomas Edison)

Word Trekkers: No Trekkers this week.