Week of 1-21-20
Permission slips were sent out two weeks ago for our field trip to the Minnesota History Center. The cost is $15. The trip is planned for Tuesday, February 4th from 9-1:45.
Our box top competition began last Wednesday, please send any you have at home to school so students can earn a free dress day and recess!
Conferences are on Monday, January 27th. Please sign up online or send me an email and I can block off a time for you to come in. Looking forward to meeting with all of you and discussing your student’s progress this year!
Math-We are continuing unit 6, which has a variety of skills taught. This week, we are converting metric units using division and multiplication, and also finding the mean, median, mode, and range of a set of numbers. There will be homework for 6.3, 6.5, 6.5a, and 6.5b.
Language Arts- On Tuesday, we will be typing the biographies students have completed. After that, students will be in groups to create a poster on the person they researched. They will present their posters on Friday, and will be graded on their listening and speaking skills.
Science-We continue our study of simple machines. The six we are focusing on are: levers, pulleys, wheel and axle, wedge, inclined plane, and the screw. There will be a study guide sent home Friday, with the test being the following Monday.
Spelling-Spelling test is on Friday.
Spelling Week 16