3B and 3D News
November 18th - November 22nd
WOW: Divisor- The number that you are dividing by. Ex: 12/3 = 4... 3 would be the divisor.
Next week in math we will continue to work on multiplication using arrays and other strategies.
We will also review and assess what we have learned in math so far this year such as:
-Regrouping (addition and subtraction)
We will continue to do various experiments that involve force and motion. We will also review all we have learned in this unit so far, such as:
Watch this video of our awesome learners in action!
English Language Arts
For word work, we will work as a whole group on two specific spelling rules. New words will not be coming home until after Thanksgiving break.
For reading, we will be exploring non-fiction text and its features such as a table of contents, an index, glossary, bold and italicized print, etc. We will also be finishing up Little House in the Big Woods.
Did you know that Mrs. Munoz wrote a grant to get stand-up desks in her classroom? After doing much research, she thinks these desks would be extremely beneficial. Watch this 2 minute video to learn more! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kVlS2TAb-js. We find out on Wednesday if the grant was approved!
CISD Academic Olympics registration is open! Please encourage your student to participate in this fun event. Click to find out about each event, and to register.
After your online registration is complete, please send $10 (cash only) marked with your child's name to their homeroom teacher. Due to large numbers of registrants, please do not inquire if your registration was received. Teams will be contacted by 12-06, and will begin practicing the week of 12-09. This year, parents will be responsible for coaching.
Hopefully you've emailed us if you will be coming on the field trip. Money and permission slips are due on Wednesday!
We can't wait to see everyone dressed as pioneers on Friday! We are going to have such a fun-filled day!
Mark Your Calendars!
November 22nd: Pioneer Parade at 8:00am
November 25th-29th: Thanksgiving break. Enjoy your family time!
Math: Please be reviewing addition and subtraction facts at home. Once these are mastered, review multiplication facts.
Make sure your child is on Reflex or Think Through Math 3-4 times a week. This needs to be monitored to insure the learner is not just clicking but really working.
Reading: Read. Read. Read. iStation. iStation. iStation.