- Decompose unit fractions using area models to show equivalence.
- Decompose fractions using area models to show equivalence.
- 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.4-Q.8
Spelling/Root Study: Numbers: Two, Three, Four, and Five. This is our last week of our specific roots unit. The following week will be a review and then the class spelling bee. All list can be accessed through Spelling City for review.
Island of the Blue Dolphins
Ask your child to summarize the events of each day's reading.
California Native Animals: Research Report
Students completed their essays last week. I'm excited to read them! They sure worked hard.
This week they write a poem through the perspective of their animal. You could hear a pin drop as they worked on their poem organizers.
Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
Students will construct an argument that plants and animals have internal and external structures that support survival, growth, behavior and reproduction.
Students will use a model to describe that animals receive different types of information through their senses.
Students will use a model to describe that animals receive different types of information by processing the information in their brain and responding to the information in different ways.
Friendship Day (Feb.11)
Students will write compliment cards for each classmate. This will be completed at school.
We will decorate bags for our cards. We are in need of stickers and special paper to fancy up our bags. If you have anything you'd like to donate, we would appreciate it. :)
Feb. 12-15 Presidents' Weekend