• August

    Posted by Becky Gracey on 8/24/2020

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  • Week 26

    Posted by Becky Gracey on 3/6/2020

    Here is what we are working on!!!

     

    During ELA, we will continue our book club with each group reading another book by Kate DiCamillo.  We will also continue writing about our thoughts while reading and our Spelling program "Words Their Way".  I will review M-Step strategies with students.  Students will continue writing their opinion pieces.  

    During Math, we will continue the unit, "Multiplication of Mixed Numbers; Geometry; Graphs."  Students will learn how to find areas of rectangles with fractional side lengths, use common denominators for fraction division, and classisfy triangles and quadrilaterals.

    During Science, the class will continue Project Lead the Way with Mr. Moger.

     

     

     

     
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  • Week 25

    Posted by Becky Gracey on 2/28/2020

    Here is what we are working on!!!

     

    During ELA, we will continue our book club with each group reading another book by Kate DiCamillo.  We will also continue writing about our thoughts while reading and our Spelling program "Words Their Way".  Students will continue writing their opinion pieces.

    During Math, we will continue the next unit, "Investigations in Measurement:  Decimal Multiplication and Division."  The review will be on Monday and assessment will be on Tuesday and Wednesday.  We will also begin the next unit, "Multiplication of Mixed Numbers; Geometry; Graphs."  Students will learn how to multiply mixed numbers.

    During Science, the class will continue Project Lead the Way with Mr. Moger.

     

     

     

     
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  • Week 24

    Posted by Becky Gracey on 2/21/2020

    Here is what we are working on!!!

     

    During ELA, we will continue our book club with each group reading another book by Kate DiCamillo.  We will also continue writing about our thoughts while reading and our Spelling program "Words Their Way".  Students will continue writing their opinion pieces.

    During Math, we will continue the next unit, "Investigations in Measurement:  Decimal Multiplication and Division."  Students will learn how to divide decimals by decimals.  The review and assessments for this unit will be the following week.  We will also begin the next unit, "Multiplication of Mixed Numbers; Geometry; Graphs."  Students will learn how to multiply mixed numbers.

    During Science, the class will continue Project Lead the Way with Mr. Moger.

     

     

     

     
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  • Week 23

    Posted by Becky Gracey on 2/14/2020

    Here is what we are working on!!!

     

    During ELA, we will begin another book club with each group reading another book by Kate DiCamillo.  We will also continue writing about our thoughts while reading and our Spelling program "Words Their Way".  Students will continue writing their opinion pieces.

    During Math, we will continue the next unit, "Investigations in Measurement:  Decimal Multiplication and Division."  Students will learn how to estimate decimals products and quotients, how to multiply decimals, and how to divide decimals by whole numbers.

    During Science, the class will continue Project Lead the Way with Mr. Moger.

     

     

     

     
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  • Week 22

    Posted by Becky Gracey on 2/7/2020

    Here is what we are working on!!!

     

    During ELA, we will continue writing about our thoughts while reading and our Spelling program "Words Their Way".  Students will also write an opinion piece.

    During Math, we will continue the next unit, "Investigations in Measurement:  Decimal Multiplication and Division."  Students will learn how to work with data in line plots, apply volume concepts, and meaure volume by displacement.

    During Science, the class will begin Project Lead the Way with Mr. Moger.

     

     

     

     
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  • Week 21

    Posted by Becky Gracey on 1/31/2020

    Here is what we are working on!!!

     

    During ELA, we will continue an author study of Kate DiCamillo.  We have already read her book, Tale of Despereaux, as a class.  We will continue to work in groups to read 4 more of her books (each child will read one of the books), then we will compare and contrast the books.  We will continue writing about our thoughts while reading and our Spelling program "Words Their Way".  Students will also write an opinion piece.

    During Math, we will begin the next unit, "Investigations in Measurement:  Decimal Multiplication and Division."  Students will learn how multiply and divide decimals by powers of 10, how to convert measurement in the metric system, and how to create line plots.

    During Science, the class will begin Project Lead the Way with Mr. Moger.

     

     

     

     
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  • Week 20

    Posted by Becky Gracey on 1/24/2020

    Here is what we are working on!!!

     

    During ELA, we will continue an author study of Kate DiCamillo.  We have already read her book, Tale of Despereaux, as a class.  We will continue to work in groups to read 4 more of her books (each child will read one of the books), then we will compare and contrast the books.  We will continue writing about our thoughts while reading and our Spelling program "Words Their Way".

    During Math, we will continue the next unit, "Operations with Fractions."  Students will learn how to divide fractions.  The review will be on Tuesday and the assessment will be on Wednesday and Friday.

    During Social Studies, we will continue the unit, "The American Revolution."  The review will be on Monday and the assessment will be Tuesday and Wednesday.

    During Science, the class will continue the unit, "To Infinity and Beyond" with Mr. Fisher.  Students will learn about gravity and space.

    During Health, we will continue the unit, "Safety."  Students will learn how to stay safe while home alone and while in public.

     

     

     

     
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  • Week 19

    Posted by Becky Gracey on 1/17/2020

    Here is what we are working on!!!

     

    During ELA, we will continue an author study of Kate DiCamillo.  We have already read her book, Tale of Despereaux, as a class.  We will continue to work in groups to read 4 more of her books (each child will read one of the books), then we will compare and contrast the books.  We will continue writing about our thoughts while reading and our Spelling program "Words Their Way".

    During Math, we will continue the next unit, "Operations with Fractions."  Students will apply their learning to a real-world situation, learn the equivalent fractions rule, complete fraction multiplication number stories, and learn how to divide fractions.

    During Social Studies, we will continue the unit, "The American Revolution."  Students will learn about the events and people of the American Revolution.

    During Science, the class will continue the unit, "To Infinity and Beyond" with Mr. Fisher.  Students will learn about gravity and space.

    During Health, we will continue the unit, "Emergency Preparedness."  Students will learn how to go above and beyond the call of duty.  We will begin the unit, "Safety."  Students will learn how to have fun and stay safe.

     

     

     

     
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  • Week 18

    Posted by Becky Gracey on 1/10/2020

    Here is what we are working on (over the next 2 weeks)!!!

     

    During ELA, we will continue an author study of Kate DiCamillo.  We have already read her book, Tale of Despereaux, as a class.  We will continue to work in groups to read 4 more of her books (each child will read one of the books), then we will compare and contrast the books.  We will continue writing about our thoughts while reading and our Spelling program "Words Their Way".

    During Math, we will continue the next unit, "Operations with Fractions."  Students will connect fraction-of problems to multiplication, multiply fractions and whole numbers, find fractions of fractions, and use area models and an algorithm to multiply fractions. 

    During Social Studies, we will continue the unit, "Road to Revolution."  Students will continue to learn about the events that lead up to the Revolutionary War.

    During Science, the class will continue the unit, "To Infinity and Beyond" with Mr. Fisher.  Students will learn about gravity and space.

    During Health, we will continue the unit, "Emergency Preparedness."  Students will learn how to scan their neighborhoods for possible dangers and how to help a friend cope with disaster.

     

     

     

     
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