ROOM 215

Mrs. White's Team

Important Dates:

March 29 - Wheatridge Middle School Tour & Lunch*

March 31 - WMS Band Presentation

April 5 - Mathletics Competition (info coming home today)

April 8 - Fieldtrip to KU Natural History Museum (info coming home today)

April 11 - 15 - ELA State Assessment

April 18 - 22 - Math State Assessment


* Students will eat lunch using their same account. Ala carte will not be offered.


**REPORT CARDS and PICTURES are coming home today

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THIS WEEK:

READING: We read The Cricket in Times Square. Students discussed the sequence of events and have been practicing writing events in order using transition words.

MATH: Students started connecting fractions to decimals and percents.We are working on comparing them and reviewing place value. We will take our Unit 7 test next week!


WRITING: Students wrote an opinion paragraph regarding honesty and the characters in our story. We started using Istation Writing.


SCIENCE: We have begun our unit on plants. We are creating a plant foldable using vocabulary to define the parts and uses of a plant.

NEXT WEEK:

READING: Students will read a story about Mangrove Trees. We will also read paired articles about how they help the land and people.


MATH: We will review Unit 7 and test on Tuesday. We will then begin our unit on Geometry - our last unit!


WRITING: Students will be working on Isation writing learning about the 6 Writing Traits.


SCIENCE: We will complete our plant foldable and discussion.

CONTACT MRS. WHITE:

email: whitek@usd231.com

phone: (913) 856-3300