I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! Thank you for taking time to meet with me during conferences. Tues. is our EAT night at Noodles (4011 W Division St. Ste 1), and coffee orders are due on Wed. Friday is an early dismissal at 12:05. Spelling Bee quiz to determine our 5 classroom finalists will be on Thurs. Dec. 5th (change from original date!). GeoBee quiz to determine 2 classroom finalists will be Fri. Dec. 6th.
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Essential Question: What helps us make our dreams come true? - Poetry week
Phonics rule: Words with CC and X
Reading logs are due every Thursday, and students must read 150 minutes (half Spanish, half English) and write 5 summaries (2 or 3 in Spanish).
Spanish: CC and X
distracción, ficción, auxilio, convicción, expedición, excéntrico, acceso, afección, sustracción, reacción, aproximado, éxito, inyección, lección, accidente
English: Closed syllables
dentist, jogger, fifteen, flatter, submit, mustang, absent, hollow, empire, blizzard, culture, goggles, summon, excite, fragment
Essential Question: How can I use place value and properties to add and subtract decimals?
Chapter 5 Lessons:
1- Round decimals
2 & 3 - Estimate addition and subtraction
4 & 5 - Add decimals with base 10 and models
6 - Add decimals
Students will usually receive math homework Mon.-Thurs. and should return it completed the following day.
Plants and water ecosystems
Students will return to social studies in January.