January 30-Feb. 3, 2017
General Monday and Tuesday we have MAP testing of Language Arts and Reading. (for about 1 hr. each day)
Spelling We will be reviewing sort #4, regarding various word suffixes.
Grammar We will review conjunctions, appositives, and sentence combination.
Reading In addition to reading groups, we will be reading about Jackie Robinson, and some of the challenges he faced as the first black professional baseball player.
Writing We will be writing about specific weather phenomena, and also using informational text to inform our writing. We will also begin work on the States' project.
Please check with your student and make sure she/he knows which state they are assigned to research.
***Reminder for LA students. The January book report is due tomorrow! I'm looking forward to your ten pictures/ten stories that represent your book!***
History We will review for a test on chapter 10 and also take the test. Please encourage your student to take good notes and complete the review materials, because these can be used on the test.
We are learning to add/subtract mixed numbers, use subtraction and renaming with fractions, identify patterns with fractions, and use properties of addition.