January 7th, 2010
Spelling: Students made Words to Learn lists today by correcting words they missed from the last spelling test. Your student’s Words to Learn list is their customized spelling list for the next test.
Cursive: Cursive worksheet pp. 54-56 are available and due on Friday.
Reading: Students received their reading level score from the last STAR computerized reading test today. The class made a huge improvement in their reading level!
As shown above, the class average reading level increased to 4.96, and our goal is 5.05! Great work students and families!
Writing: None today due to technology.
The next piece of writing will be a fiction piece, due Friday, January 22. Students should be finished with prewriting and ready to start their draft.
Math: We reviewed using parentheses in number sentences and solving open sentences (10 + x = 15).
Science: Students completed a science experiment today about using a magnetized needle to make a compass. Homework is to complete the science experiment if not finished in class.
Social Studies: We learned about how geography is the study of human and natural features on the earth.
- Yellow magnets: 0
- Orange magnets: 0
- Red magnets: 0
- STAR Awards: 0
- Magnets moved this week (goal: 10): 2
- Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
- View grades, assignments, and attendance at SnapGrades.
Every student in Room 130 leaves improved and prepared for 5th grade.