Class activities for Monday, January 11

Spelling:  None today due to our class Spelling Bee. Congratulations to Joel and Austin, our class Spelling Bee winners!

Cursive: Cursive worksheet pp. 54-56 are available and due tomorrow.

Reading: None today due to our class Spelling Bee.

Writing: We talked about designing the right ending, since it’s the last thing the reader remembers.

Students also worked on their drafts. The next piece of writing will be a fiction piece, due Friday, January 22. Students should be drafting by now.

Math: Students completed a MiniQuiz today over number sentences, open sentences and number stories. We also worked on logic problems. Homework is to complete Journal pp. 73-75, 77.

Science: We reviewed the last experiment about making a compass and started a new experiment about detecting magnets. Students used another magnet, a compass and iron filings to find magnets hidden within a box. Homework is to complete the science experiment if not finished in class.

Social Studies: We learned about maps and location today.

Behavior Update:

  • Yellow magnets: 0
  • Orange magnets: 0
  • Red magnets: 0
  • STAR Awards: 0
  • Magnets moved this week (goal: 10): 0

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

Notes:

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

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