What we did today

November 12th, 2014

Weather

The weather this week is icky (technical term) please make sure heavy coats, hats, and gloves are available to students. If your family needs help getting these items please feel free to contact me or the school's office. Thanks!

What we learned today...

Math:

Lesson 3.11 Problem Solving with Money

Test Friday

Review tomorrow


Reading:

Main idea and support- watch Weather 101 a tutorial on clouds and find the main idea and support from the video


Writing

Research Universities and determine what reasons we have for why they are the best school to go to and find out reasons why


Transition words to use when writing opinion papers


Spelling

class meeting about lunch behavior


Science

tracking weather and quiz on the atmosphere levels/water cycle


Homework:

Math-Reflex Math 15-20 minutes-a lesson until the green light turns on in the corner

Help for the math homework click here

Reading-no Oral Fluency-put it off too long skipping this week)

Spelling-Unit 9 packet due Friday

Writing-Finish graphic organizer for research on University

Social Studies-Article on Declaration of Independence and questions answered

Classroom Wishlist


Our current wishlist:

  • digital timer with minutes and seconds (we do so much shuffling in class, I keep borrowing one from other teachers)

Specials


Thursday-Day 2 PE

Friday-Day 3 Library

Important Dates Coming Up This Week and Next!


Nov 13 PTA skate party 6pm-8pm (Come have fun and play!!!)

Nov 14 School Picture retakes

The Water Cycle
Learn About Planet Earth - Earth's Atmosphere