Week of January 23rd

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This week in:

Language Arts–  Continue with Trickster Tales, “Aunt Fox and the Fried Fish”. Continue working on the Close Reading strategy and text dependent questions using various KidBiz Articles and works of fiction.

Spelling Words are back! Test on Friday.

Achieve homework “Water Worries”. Students are to type their Thought Question response, print it and glue or staple it into their KidBiz Journals.

* Science project are due Monday, January 23. Students will begin presenting to their classmates on Tuesday.

Social Studies- Continue learning about California Native Americans. “What region did they live in?” “How are the regions the same/ different?” “What natural resources were used by the Native Americans?”

Writing–  Written informational response to multiple texts in preparation of the Smarter Balance State Test. Ask your child about the “Astronaut” articles.

Math– Chapter 8: Understanding Fractions. Students may log on to Think Central to practice current lessons by clicking on “Interactive Student Edition”. The Go Math!/ Think Central web page link is on the right of this page. “Step by Step” help is available during the Personal Math Trainer portion of the lesson. Lesson videos can be found within each lesson, or by going to “Math on the Spot Videos”.

Upcoming Events

  • January 26th   Science & Technology Night, Grades 3-6 at 6:30pm
  • February 10th Jump Rope for Heart
  • February 16th Dances with Wolves @ 2pm in auditorium

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