Weekly News

Feb. 16-19

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Fraction Equivalence Using Multiplication and Division

Use the area model and multiplication to show the equivalence of two fractions.

Use the area model and division to show the equivalence of two fractions.


Begin with Q.8-Q.10

Students can access these videos and practice problems through Edmodo.

Spelling/Root Study: For the next two weeks we work on review words. Each day students have assignments on Spelling City to complete. The class Spelling Bee is on Friday, Feb. 26.

Island of the Blue Dolphins

This week we complete our novel. We are savoring the final chapters. Over the break, my daughter and I toured Mission Santa Barbara and saw where there main character of the novel is buried. Chills!!

Ask your child to summarize the events of each day's reading.

Accelerated Reader

Keep up the great work! Kids in Room 207 are reading machines these days!

Animal Perspective Poems

Check out a few poems!

Social Studies

We begin our exciting study of the California Missions! Students will have an overview of the missions as well as a chance to study one mission in depth. They will write an informative essay and create a visual aid through Glog (interactive poster). Details to follow.


We spend the week discussing, modeling, and role playing habit #6: Synergize
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Coming Up and Save the Dates

Feb. 22 Arts Attack Lesson (1:10-2:20)

Feb. 26 Class Spelling Bee

Mar. 7 Field Trip to Mission San Juan Capistrano

March 23. Mission Building Day

Mar. 21-25 Conference Week

Mar. 24 Pajama Party

Have a wonderful week!

~ Mrs. Jones