Blue & Silver Newsletter
For the week of 4/23/18
4/25 Talent Show 6-8 pm
5/14 & 5/15 STAAR Math and STAAR Reading
Our Learning Targets
Writing: We can craft a writing piece that contains structural elements of fiction such as building the plot to a climax, develop and provide details about characters and the setting.
Social Studies: We can describe the successes and problems of the Republic of Texas.
Math: We can revisit, review, and extend our understanding of division.
Science: We can explore erosion and deposition due to liquid and solid water (ice). We can examine properties of soils.
Spelling List for the week
Spelling Words: happened, else, title, towel, battle, pedal, simple, special, nickel, gentle, barrel, model, squirrel, riddle, decimal
Bonus Words: weathering, erosion, deposition, characteristics, decomposition
Making a Plan
Some solutions to problems are complicated and need a plan. Plans help you break down a big task into smaller, more manageable parts.
Students will be able to:
Explain the purpose of making a plan
Create a three-step plan to carry out a solution to a problem
Looking for Second Step Home Links? https://sites.google.com/a/leanderisd.org/mstorres4thgrade/second-step