June 4th, 2007
Spelling: We used spelling time for a group to share a poster about the dangers of inhalants. There will be no more spelling activities for this year.
Cursive: Ten cursive sentences of seven or more words are due each Friday.
Reading: Groups planned their Literature Circles project to share their last book with the class.
Writing: Students worked on their class newspaper article, which is due into portfolios this Friday, June 8.
Also, students will share a few of their poems at our Poetry Slam at Borders this Thursday. Chaperones are needed and family members are welcome to attend.
Math: We reviewed converting between improper fractions and mixed numbers. Homework is to write five improper fractions and five mixed numbers, and convert them into mixed numbers or improper fractions.
Science: We reviewed solids, liquids and gases, as well as melting, freezing, evaporation and condensation.
Social Studies: None due to technology.