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Santa's Workshop Nov. 27-Dec. 1st

Dec. 1st- DRP testing

Dec. 4-6- Case 21 testing

December 4-8th

 

 

 

 

Making Meaning-

Wilma Unlimited

Comprehension Focus:

  • Students identify what they learn from a narrative nonfiction book.
  • Students use qondering/questioning to make sense of nonfiction.
  • Students read independently.

Vocabulary Words-

1. lively- active; energetic and full of life

2. memorable- worth remembering; not easy to forget

3. throw yourself into something- to do something with a lot of energy and enthusiam

4. intense- very great or strong

5. exilarated- very happy and excited

6. astounding- amazing or very surprising

 

 Being A Writer-

Writing Focus-

  • Students learn about a profesional author's writing practice.
  • Students review their recent drafts, and each selects one to develop and publish.
  • Students rereadtheir writing critically and revise it.
  • Students generate alternatives for overused words.
  • Students explore strong opening sentences and effective titles.
  • Students confer with one another and the teacher.

 

Math

Two step word problems with addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division

 

 

 

 

 Multiplication Fact Fluency Test Information

For the 1st 9 weeks we will be working on mastering 0, 1, 2, 5, and 10's. Your child will be given 25 problems and will be expected to complete the 25 problems within a 5 minute time frame. For the moment we will only be giving the multiplication portion of the tests on Fridays. Your child will be allotted minutes to complete the multiplication section of the test. 

*If your child has mastered 0, 1, 2, 5, and 10's, begin working on 3's and 6's for the 2nd 9 weeks. 

*3rd 9 weeks we will add 4's and 8's with 75 problems to complete in 5 minutes.

*4th 9 weeks we will add 7's and 9's with 100 problems to complete in 5 minutes. 

 

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