November 18th, 2009
Spelling: We reviewed common spelling patterns for the /s/ sound: s, ss, sc, ce, ci, cy.
Cursive: Cursive worksheet pp. 24-26 are available and due Friday.
Reading: Today was a discussion day in Literature Circles. Some groups worked on visualizing as a reading strategy.
Writing: We read a sample piece of writing from a student to again look at how the characters were developed through dialogue, character actions, physical description and thoughts.
Students also started to revise their writing. The next piece of writing will be a fiction piece, due Monday, November 30. Students should be revising their draft by now.
Math: None today due to the half day schedule.
Science: None today due to library.
Social Studies: None today due to the half day schedule.
- Yellow magnets: 0
- Orange magnets: 0
- Red magnets: 0
- STAR Awards: 0
- Magnets moved this week (goal: 10): 0
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