May 17th, 2007
Cursive: Ten cursive sentences of seven or more words are due each Friday.
Reading: Today was a reading day in Literature Circles. Some groups worked on inferring.
Writing: We talked about using a metaphor in a poem (school is a pinball game, my house is a zoo). Students drafted poems using music, emotion, imagery or metaphor. A collection of poems will be due into portfolios on Friday, June 1.
Math: None today due to a three-on-three basketball tournament assembly to get ready for the Relay for Life basketball game tonight.
- Yellows: 3 magnets
- Oranges: 0 magnets
- Reds: 0 magnets
Ask your student what kind of choices they made.