Thanks for all the donations of candy corn and toothpicks! We will be using these for an activity on Wednesday.
Here’s what we are learning this week:
Reading: Review of Main Idea, Summarizing, and Author’s Purpose with Halloween/Fall passages.
Vocab: 10 new words from a Halloween story: substitute, familiars (2 diff meanings), harvest, evolve, deceased, practice, Celtic, associated, immigrated, Halloween. Quiz Friday.
Writing: Writing a paragraph with a topic sentence, related details and a conclusion. Commas in dates, in a series, and cities and states.
Math: Fractions SOL 4.2: equivalent fractions, understanding that a fraction is a division statement, comparing and ordering. Quiz Fri ? or early next week. (We will add and subtract fractions later in the year.)
Science: Finish our unit on weather.
Tues. 10/30: Fire Safety homework in booklets due
Wed. 10/31: Happy Halloween and lesson from fireman.
Friday, 11/2: Donuts for Dads, Math Quiz??, Vocab quiz
NO SCHOOL for students Tuesday. 11/6. Please sign up for a fall conference if you have not done so already.
Have a fantastic week and I look forward to seeing you soon at Fall conferences.