Week of October 22

Calendar Events

Friday  10/26 – Weather Unit Test

Tuesday 10/30 – Weather Project Due

Friday 10/26 – Technology Lesson with Mr. C on chromebooks

Friday 11/9 – Veteran’s Day Assembly

Curriculum:  

MATH –

  • 4.2 Computation –This week we begin multiplication. After reviewing basic strategies students will learn to multiply 2 digit by 2 digit numbers and 3 digit by 2 digit numbers.
  • Enrichment – Pre-Algebra with Hands On Equations

Language Arts – 

  • Vocabulary – we will build vocabulary several ways.
    • Word of the Week:  Students are asked to use lollygag  in written and spoken word.
    • Greek/Latin stems: Phone and Sonus
    •  Fab Five words that will include synonyms and antonyms study.  Students will use these 5 words in sentences: impede, advance, perilous, divulge, glisten   Quiz on Wednesday 10/34
    • Wordly Wise Lesson 5.  Quiz on Friday 10/26
  • Reading – Author’s Purpose
    • Comprehension Strategies:  Main Idea/Detail and Sequence
    • Understanding unfamiliar words by using the clues withing the passage
  • Writing –
    • Mentoring Sentences in which students dissect a well written sentence.
    • Daily Dazzle
    • students will practice writing 2 paragraph essays.

SCIENCE –

4.6. WEATHER – During this unit, students will learn about conditions that affect temperature; air mass; front systems, weather instruments (including reading a weather map), and storms.  We had a great visit with the Young Scientists today.  This unit will conclude with unit test on 10/26.