- No School-Monday 2/19 (President's Day)
- Trimester ends Friday, March 9th
Homework this week:
Writing: Complete Intro Paragraph Final Draft
Reading: Ch. 2 Journal Response
Math: Lesson 5.5/5.6 Review Worksheet
This week, we will continue our new novel A Wrinkle in Time. This is an exciting fantasy/science fiction novel the students will enjoy. This week we will read chapters 2-3. Students will be expected to respond to journal entries after reading each chapter for this novel. Please be sure to ensure your child is following the expectations rubric for each response.
This week we are continuing our Ratios/Rates Unit (Chapter 5). Students will be learning to compare unit rates as well as solve word problems involving rates and ratios. The test for this chapter will be the week of March 5th.
This week we will be learning about chemical and physical changes through a variety of experiments. Parents are encouraged to sign up to run a station on Wednesday and Thursday. Please see the correct sign-up if interested:
Frieden Homeroom Signup: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f4da4ac2dabf58-science
Hodge Homeroom Signup: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f4da4ac2dabf58-science1
This week we will continue with our large expository writing unit. During this unit the students will be researching a state of their choice and writing a five paragraph essay. The process is guided and most of the wriitng will be in school if time is spent wisely. Students will be writing his/her conclusion paragraph this week in class. The expectation page for this paper is linked here.
In Grammar, we are finishing chapter 11.
See Ms. Hodge's website for History information :).
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