# Nolasco News Update

## *Idiom Day* March 17, 2016

Students were asked to dress up as their favorite idiom...it was EASY AS PIE! Can you guess what we were?

## Math Class-Chapter 11 Graphing and Probability

BIG IDEA: Understanding that displaying data in a graph highlights some features of the data, and that probability measures the likelihood of an event's occurrence.

Students will:

• Make an interpret double bar graphs to compare data sets using various methods of displaying data (Google Forms, NearPod, etc.)
• Read and plot the points on a coordinate grid
• Plot and interpret straight line graphs from equations in the form of y = nx where n is a whole number
• Compare experimental probability with theoretical probability

## Language Arts Class: The Contract is a HIT!

As a young boy, Derek Jeter dreams of being the shortstop for the New York Yankees. He even imagines himself in the World Series. So when Derek is chosen for the Little League Tigers, he hopes to play shortstop. But on the day of the assignments, Derek Starts at second base. Still, he tries his best while he wishes and dreams of that shortstop spot. And to help him stay focused on school, his parents make him a contract: keep up the grades or no baseball. Derek makes sure he always plays his best game—on and off the baseball field!

## Important Dates to Remember:

March 24- 12:30 Dismissal (PD for Staff)

March 25- School Closed (Good Friday)

March 27- Happy Easter!

April 5- PTO Meeting @ 7:00 pm

April 6- Tricky Tray

April 8- Healthy Snack Parties

April 11-15th- Spring Break

## Mrs. Jessica Nolasco

5th Grade Teacher

Lincoln School