PI/HM Newsletter

February, 2016

Honors Math

3HM is beginnning a unit on Place Value.

4HM continues to explore multiplication of fractions.

5HM finished up our look at Algebra and is moving into Data and Statistics.

Project IDEA

4PI - Mystery! We are learning about the characteristics of the mystery genre for the next few weeks. Book Clubs are going on now with some students enjoying Peppermints in the Parlor and others enjoying Closed for the Season.

5PI - Comprehension week is coming up as we focus on a different comprehension strategy a day and then go on to apply those strategies during Reading Workshop.

Genius Hour

Your children were so excited to share their Genius Hour "pitches" with you at Open House. Their enthusiasm is wonderful. The process is already getting interesting. Research can be messy and perseverance is required!