Class activities for Thursday, January 22

Spelling: Students made Words to Learn lists from words missed on the last spelling test.

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

Reading: Students planned their new Literature Circles book reading days today.

Writing: We discussed the main ingredients of a literary essay:

  • Introduction with a summary and the book’s theme.
  • Three examples from the book that show the theme.
  • A conclusion with the theme and what the writer learned.

We started writing a literary essay together.

literary essay will be due Friday, February 6.

Math: We started to practiced dividing by tens. Here are some division skills we’ve been working on lately:

Homework is to practice math for 15 minutes or more using MobyMax or Khan Academy.

Science: We reviewed the human variation experiment completed yesterday.

Social Studies: We started learning about a conflict between the English settlers and the American Indians.


  • Middle school course request sheets are due February 13.
  • Visit our Links page: keep track of all the websites we use for learning, or try something new.
  • Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
  • View grades, report cards, behavior, assignments, and attendance online.

Our Mission:
All students in Room 130 will do their best and get ready for 6th grade.

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