December 9th – 13th
This Week we had a wonderful time visiting Olympian High School for our walking field trip. Students saw the performance of Peter Pan.
This week in:
Language Arts – Continue Reading “The Wild Wood”
We will be learning to: read to annotate, identify key events / summarize, describe the characters based on their actions in the text, and make inferences based on evidence from the text. Also, to explain how a series of paragraphs help develop the story. We will use to use context clues to decipher unfamiliar words.
Students will determine the theme of The Wild Wood.
Math – Area and Perimeter
Review the difference between prime and composite numbers. Find factors and/or multiples of a number. Solve real world word problems using common factors. Understand divisibility rules.
Writing – Writing an informative essay: we will be writing a news article for your local newspaper. “The Star News”, detailing how CA Indians lives were influenced by the region and environment in which they lived.
Science – Waves and Their Application/Waves and their Properties
What are the parts of a wave??
How do waves change?
How can we send information using waves?
Remember these dates:
Quarter 2 Report Cards will be sent home on the last day of school.
December 20th – Last Day of 2nd Quarter
December 23rd – January 10th Winter Break
School Resumes on January 13th, 2020
Secret Idiom: “Hit the nail on the head.” What does this mean?