March 23rd, 2020
Reading: Today’s assignment was to read an informational text about space. Students also practiced reading with MobyMax Reading Stories. Check the Online School Agenda for links. Reading is at 9:00 am daily.
Writing: Today’s assignment was to work on revising for a final day. Our class average word count goal completion is up to 90%! For revising, students can add new talking, action, or visual details, change words into better ones, or take out parts that don’t fit. Check how your student is doing here. We work on writing at 1 pm daily.
The novel project is due Wednesday, March 25. Homework is to work on writing for at least 15 minutes daily during the week.
Math: We practiced lines of symmetry today. Check the Online School Agenda for links to the skills we worked on and a tutorial video. We work on math at 11 am. Our class average is up to 77% in plane figures right now! We’ll be finishing this topic in a few days and moving on to measuring angles.
Science: We read a book about cracking the dolphin code, then students worked on a note page. Check the Online School Agenda for links. Homework is to finish the How Dolphins Use Different Sounds note page if not done this morning. We work on science at 10 am.
Social Studies: We started a new topic about specialization and division of labor. This is when each person becomes an expert at a certain job. When a task is divided up into parts, such as with as assembly line, workers can be more productive. To learn more about this, we watched some videos about the history of the automobile and the assembly line. Check the Online School Agenda for specifics. Social studies is at 10:30 daily.
- See our Online School Agenda to see what we worked on today. Make sure your student completes the work they missed if they didn’t join us during the day. We work daily from 9 am to 2 pm.
- View grades in the Online Learning section at Jupiter Ed.
- Please see here if your student needs to turn in late or missing work.
- Learn more about the Zero Increase Bond. Ballots will be mailed soon.
All students in Room 130 will do their best and get ready for 5th grade.