Weekly News from Our Classroom-January 15, 2018
In math we continued our unit on decimal concepts and coordinate grids. This week we continued to add and subtract decimals using hundredths grids.
In Social Studies, we continued our unit on life in colonial America. We discussed the colonial economy and the colonial government.
In writing, we began our first persuasive essay unit. This is the first of two writing units that will tie in with our social studies curriculum. For this unit, students will be writing a persuasive essay on their favorite colony. We studied sample texts, created an outline and discussed introductory paragraphs this week.