Think Tank in Third
Weekly Update- May 5, 2017
Week at a Glance
Math/Science- We just finished up our fractions unit and took an assessment on Thursday. Students did very well on this assessment and we're so excited! We are moving on to perimeter and area, and will be using robots at the end of the unit to explore these concepts.
Writing- We should be finishing up our T is for Think Tank book next week and will move on to another class book, which will be modeled after the book The Best Part of Me.
Click here to see the homework menu for the week.
*Please note that the homework looks the same each week, as we have switched to a focus of math facts.
Thank YOU for raising amazing children. :)
Genius Hour Presentations
If you have any questions/concerns, please let us know!
Class Pet Sign Up
On May 15th our class will be participating in Adventure Education. We are asking for volunteers to assist students with their harness, run wellness stations and assist the wellness teachers. If you are available to volunteer please sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4eafac2fa6f85-adventure1
In case you did not receive Adventure Education Dangerous Consent form, here is a link to that as well.
Every year 4th grade classes participate in Entrepreneur Day, where they come up with a product to sell. On May 16th, we will be shopping from 11:10-11:30. Your child may bring in money on this day.
-Please have them bring in small bills. NO PENNIES or foreign currency.
-Please send their money in a plastic baggie or wallet with their name on it.
-Please have them bring a plastic shopping bag.
Math/Social Studies Connection
Students calculate the distance a robot might travel around shipwrecks, using a map of Lake Erie.
Through a Real Eyes presentation, students learned about their eyes and how to care for them, by examining optical illusions.
Real Eyes Presentations
A presenter helps us learn about our eyes and how to care for them!