March 12th, 2009
Spelling: None today due to a writing minilesson about designing the right ending.
Cursive: Ten cursive sentences, seven or more words each, are due Fridays.
Reading: Today was a reading day in Literature Circles.
Writing: Students continued to work on their novel being written and typed at docs.mrhowd.com. Ask your student what their word count goal is and how many words they have written so far. This piece is due March 27. Click here for further details.
Math: None today due to an assembly.
Science: We discussed how to be safe with electricity by completing activities at these websites:
- Yellow magnets: 0
- Orange magnets: 0
- Red magnets: 0
- STAR Awards: 0
- Magnets moved this week (goal: 10): 3
- Hours with no yellow magnets (record: 58): 15
- Days with no orange magnets (record: 39; previous score: 10): 6
Check your student’s Personal and Social Growth grade at SnapGrades to see if your student moved their magnet.