May 13th, 2008
Class activities for Tuesday, May 13
Spelling: Today was a preview of upcoming spelling words.
Cursive: Ten cursive sentences of at least seven words each are due Friday.
Reading: Today was a discussion day in Literature Circles.
Writing: Students were introduced to poems for two voices. We wrote one together.
A collection of poems will be due into portfolios on Monday, May 19 (new date). The poems will be shared at a Poetry Slam at Border’s Book Store on June 5.
Math: We reviewed for a math test tomorrow over division and multiplication and division numbers stories.
Science: We played food chain rummy (see photo below) to review food chains and food webs.
Social Studies: We learned that the Erie Canal connected the Atlantic Ocean to Lake Erie and made it easier for people to move to Michigan.
- Yellow magnets: 4
- Orange magnets: 0
- Red magnets: 0
- STAR Awards: 3
- Current Hours with No Orange Magnets: 45
Check your student’s Personal and Social Growth grade at SnapGrades to see if your student moved their magnet.
- This week’s juice volunteers (full list): Paige and Justice C. Thanks for your generosity!
- View grades, assignments, attendance and even the report card at SnapGrades.
- Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.