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Thanksgiving break- Nov. 20-24th

 

November 6-10th

 

Making Meaning-

A Native American girl who loves horsesfollows her heart to be with them.

Comprehension Focus:

  • Students ask wondering/questiong to understand the story.
  • Students think about whether their questions are answered in a story.
  • Students visualize parts of a story.
  • Students read independently.

Vocabulary Words-

1. belongings- things someone own, or things that belong to someone

2. faint- not clear or strong; difficult to hear, see, or smell; become dizzy and lose consciousness

3. cling- hold onto someone or something very tightly

4. roam- wander or move about without any particular purpose or place to go

5. joyful- full of joy or very happy

6. sorrowful- full of sorrow or very sad

 

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

area

perimeter

 

 

 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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