Monday, April 17, 2017

Happenings

We're learning about...

Force and motion
Balanced and unbalanced forces
Friction
How to talk about and track our thinking when we read


Ask me about...

Unit and non-unit fractions
Multiplication strategies I use
The Sasquatch Escape
My book club and what we're reading

Important Updates

Vacation 4/22-4/29, back 5/1!

Homework, Week of April 17th

Monday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes; read and answer the questions about the tree
Math: Practice x9 facts for Friday's quiz

Tuesday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes
Math: Fun with x7 facts and practice x9 facts for Friday's quiz

Wednesday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes
Math: Home Link or Lesson 5.11; practice x9 facts for Friday's quiz

Thursday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes
Math: Study x9 facts for Friday's quiz

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Homework, Week of April 10th

Monday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes
Math: Fraction practice; Study x7 and x8 facts for Friday's quiz

Tuesday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes
Math: Factor practice; Study x7 and x8 facts for Friday's quiz

Wednesday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes; Read and answer questions in article about weather and climate
Math: Study x7 & x8 facts for Friday's quiz

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Homework, Week of April 3rd

Monday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes
Math: Practice x8 facts for quiz; practice subtraction with borrowing

Tuesday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes
Math: Practice x8 facts for quiz; fill in multiplication table and look for patterns

If you have a cereal box you're ready to recycle, please send it in with your child. We can use it for something we're going to do with Force & Motion.

Wednesday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes
Math: Practice x8 facts for quiz; practice subtraction with borrowing

Friday, March 31, 2017

Happenings

We're learning about...

Fractions
Multiplication
How to draw the Statue of Liberty and write a poem about her
Reading an article and writing down what we learned (spices and tea right now)
Writing informational pieces
Organizing our writing into paragraphs
Talking about what we read in book clubs

Ask me about...

Multiplying times 6 and 7
My multiplication strategies
How to play "Odd One Out"
My book club book that we finished
Working with NH Theatre Project and acting in "The Theft of Thor's Hammer"

Important updates

Conferences start next week - please see the blog for the schedule. April 5th and 12th are early release days.

Monday, March 27, 2017

Homework, Week of March 27th

Monday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes; read bee article and answer questions
Math: Practice x7 facts

Tuesday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes; practice lines for the play
Math: Practice x7 facts; solve fraction problem

Wednesday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes; Read Scholastic News and answer the "Women in Congress" questions on the back.
Math: Practice x7 facts for Friday

Thursday
Reading: Read for at least 30 minutes
Math: Practice x7 facts for Friday

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

April Conferences

Please review the following calendar and email me with the day/time you prefer. If you don't see one that works for you, please let me know and we can figure out something. I will block the slots based on the first person who requests them. If there's a conflict, I will email you back. Otherwise, I'll have your name in the schedule by the end of the day.

Monday, April 3rd, 8:00 a.m. _______DeAngelis__________


Tuesday, April 4th, 8:00 a.m. _____Bland _______


Wednesday, April 5th
Time
Name
7:45-8:00

8:05-8:20
Snow
1:10-1:25
Clark
1:30-1:45
Shuman
1:50-2:05
Murcin 
2:10-2:25
Poteet
2:30-2:45
Hren
2:50-3:05
Phelps
3:10-3:25
Karam
3:30-3:45

3:50-4:10
Walsh
4:15-4:30



Monday, April 10th, 8:00 a.m. _________Tan____________


Tuesday, April 11th, 7:45 a.m. _________Johnson________  


Wednesday, April 12th
Time
Name
7:45-8:00

8:05-8:20
Madley
1:10-1:25
Rowe
1:30-1:45

1:50-2:05

2:10-2:25

2:30-2:45

2:50-3:05

3:10-3:25

3:30-3:45

3:50-4:05

4:10-4:25
Labore