Class activities for Monday, September 28

Spelling:  Students completed a spelling and skill test today.

Cursive: Cursive worksheet pp. 32-34 are available and due Friday.

Reading: Today was a reading day in Literature Circles; students were placed into book groups based on their reading level. Some students worked on writing good, open-ended questions.

Writing: Today was a prewriting day and students were shown how to complete a prewriting conference. The next piece of writing, a personal narrative, will be due Friday, October 16.

Math: We reviewed polygons today using puzzle pages 32-32. Homework is to finish the puzzle pages if not done in class.

Science: Students were introduced to the Energy Fair, and project about forms of energy. View more information about the Energy Fair. There are three parts to this project:

  1. Bringing in an object that demonstrates a form of energy;
  2. Making a sign or poster; and
  3. Telling the class about the object and the forms of energy.

The Energy Fair will be this Friday. See here for more information about the Energy Fair.

Social Studies: We started watching a Dear America movie about the underground railroad.

Behavior Update:

  • Yellow magnets: 2
  • Orange magnets: 0
  • Red magnets: 0
  • STAR Awards: 0
  • Magnets moved this week: 2

Check your student’s Personal and Social Growth grade at SnapGrades to see if your student moved their magnet. Need help with SnapGrades?


  • Do you happen to have any spare garbage bag twist ties? We would use them in math if happen to have any you could spare! Thanks!
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  • View grades, assignments, and attendance at SnapGrades.

Our Mission:
Every student in Room 130 leaves improved and prepared for 5th grade.

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