Week of March 5
Students are working very hard to be Respectful, Organized, Awesome, Responsible, and Safe. Our class has earned 100 tickets meeting our goal! We enjoyed a movie last week!
Vocabulary Skill: Shades of Meaning
Comprehension Skill: Main Idea/Details
Main story: Sacagawea
Vocabulary: territory, accompany, proposed, interpreter, duty, supplies, route, corps, clumsy, landmark
In Math, we are still working on a Geometry unit with topics such as quadrilaterals, symmetry, and measuring angles. Students should practice multiplication facts daily!
Sitton Test: Thursdays
Core Words: watch, shell, dry, within, floor
Phonics Skill: Suffixes- ing, er, est, s, ful, ed
In Grammar, we will finish a unit on Pronouns. This week we will learn about possessive pronouns and contractions with pronouns.
In Indiana History, we learned about Indiana's involvement in World War I and World War II. We will also be studying the Civil Rights Movement, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War.
In Science, we learned about how scientists use the scientific method to design experiments in order to draw conclusions. Next, we will begin Chapter 2- Technology and Design.
Specials will rotate each week.
Dates to Remember
March 2- Read Across America
March 10- PAWS Toy & Clothing Sale/Craft Bazaar
March 11- Spring forward- Set your clocks!
March 15- Trash for Cash Collection
March 19-23- Snow make-up days all this week
March 26-30- SPRING BREAK!