Class activities for Friday, November 12

Spelling: None today.

Cursive: Ten cursive sentences of seven or more words each are due on Fridays.

Reading: Today was a reading day in Literature Circles.

Writing: Today was a work day in writing. Our next piece of writing, a fiction piece, is due Monday, November 29. Students should be drafting at this time.

Math: None today due to STAR Friday.

Science: None today.

Social Studies: Students learned about some changes that happened in Europe in the 1400s and 1500s that affected the exploration of the New World:

  1. Spain was reconquered from Muslim control and put under Christian rule;
  2. Spain financed Christopher Columbus’ trip to the New World;
  3. Martin Luther started the Reformation of the Catholic Church and religious wars ensued;
  4. Protestant and Catholic countries warred against each other and tried to create state religions.

Homework is to complete Reading Further 4 in the Social Studies notebook.

    Behavior Update:

    • Yellow magnets: 1
    • Orange magnets: 0
    • Red magnets: 0
    • STAR Awards: 0
    • Magnets moved this week (goal: 10): 2

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    Every student in Room 130 leaves improved and prepared for 6th grade.

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