October 14th, 2009
Spelling: We reviewed common spelling patterns for the /k/ sound: k, ck, ch, c and qu.
Cursive: Cursive worksheet pp. 38-40 are available and due on Friday.
Reading: Today was the last work day for Literature Circles projects. Groups will present on Friday.
Writing: Students were introduced to editing conferences today.
The next piece of writing, a personal narrative, will be due Friday, October 16. Students should be editing by now.
Math: We used raisins to do a math experiment involving the data landmarks of minimum, maximum, range, and mode. Homework is to finish StudyLink 2.5.
Science: None today due to library.
Social Studies: We started learning about Michigan’s natural resources.
- Yellow magnets: 2
- Orange magnets: 0
- Red magnets: 0
- STAR Awards: 0
- Magnets moved this week: 7
- Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
- View grades, assignments, and attendance at SnapGrades.
- Our Halloween party Hawaiian Beach Bash will be Friday, October 30 from 9:30-11:45 am. Sign up on our volunteer or guest list. We will need some help coordinating food and donations. Would anyone like to help coordinate that? Just contact me and I can give you further information.
Every student in Room 130 leaves improved and prepared for 5th grade.