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SEMI-WEEKLY NEWSLETTER

 

Second Quarter Daily Schedule:

9:40  Morning Circle

10:00  Math

11:10 BASE (enrichment or re-teaching)

11:40 Recess

12:00 Lunch

12:20 Reading/Writing

2:20 Specialist Class- Art

3:15 Social Studies/Science

4:05 Lockers

Second Quarter Highlights

Math- Fractions, Fractions, Fractions!

          Students will create and use equivalent fractions, mixed numbers and improper fractions. Students will compare and order fractions. Students will find lowest common denominators and add

          and subtract fractions. Completion date- around December 16.

ELA- United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR)

         Students are studying human rights, writing persuasive papers and making persuasive speeches. The speeches will be presented in class on December 1 & 2.

B.A.S.E. (Building-wide Academic Support and Enrichment)

         Students spread out to many classrooms. In my room we are running a book club, reading Various Sports Books, and answering level-one/ text-based questions while citing evidence.

Social Studies

          Students are studying the Age of Exploration. 

Science

          Students will soon begin the study of simple machines.