January 22nd, 2010
Spelling: We used word pairs to review the idea that some words have silent letters (rat/rate, pin/pine).
Cursive: Cursive worksheet pp. 61, 62, and 64 are available and due Friday.
Reading: Today was a discussion day in Literature Circles.
Writing: Students worked on publishing their next piece of writing.
The next piece of writing will be a fiction piece, due Monday, January 25. Students should be publishing by now.
Math: We reviewed decimals and fractions and learned how to compare two decimals. Homework is to finish Journal pp. 83-85.
Science: We started an experiment about making a circuit with a switch.
Social Studies: None on Fridays.
- Yellow magnets: 1
- Orange magnets: 0
- Red magnets: 0
- STAR Awards: 0
- Magnets moved this week (goal: 10): 2
- The second marking period ends Friday, January 29.
- 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.