June 1st, 2007
Cursive: Ten cursive sentences of seven or more words are due each Friday.
Reading: Yesterday was a reading day in Literature Circles; today was a discussion day.
Writing: Yesterday and today, students finalized their collection of poems, which were due into portfolios today. We will share our poems at our Poetry Slam at Borders next Thursday. Chaperones are needed and family members are welcome to attend.
Math: No math yesterday due to attending the Wizard of Oz dress rehearsal. Today, we practiced converting between improper fractions and mixed numbers.
Science: Yesterday, students created water cycle melodramas to act out the water cycle. Today, students made posters to communicate the dangers of alcohol, tobacco, cocaine, marijuana and inhalants.
Social Studies: None yesterday or today.