Scholastic Book Orders: Go online to place this months order. See the catalog. I have extra copies if you need one. Online ordering code for Mr. Krump is DX2PH
Sites for help and enrichment:
Spelling site: www.spellingcity.com
Math sites for help and enrichment
For a challenge or help explore this site: http://www.mathplayground.com/mathvideos.html
Please note the following change to office hours
Office Hours: Wednesdays and Fridays at 8:15
By appointment please. At the request of the teacher or parent. Please email.
Reading Accountability: Parents please note that students are held accountable for independent reading. Each day during book clubs their nightly reading will be checked.
Students are asking me, “How do I use BrainPop at home?” Since we have an account it CAN be used at home and it has expanded with excellent features to help children get deep into the learning topics. Here’s the link to learn more about it: [email protected]
From last Tuesday 10/30:
MATH TEST ON UNIT 1 FRIDAY: Office hours help on Weds/Fri. at 8:15 for anyone one or both days! This test will be on multiplication/division with word problems and order of operations. Review packets will be going home for homework tonight, tomorrow night and Thursday night. I announced this test to the class yesterday.
Reading: Book Club goal 20 min.
Math: workbook p. 505
Science: Test moved to Wednesday
Reading: book club goal – 20 min.
Writing: work on fantasy story 20 – 25 min.
math: none tonight
ELA: Use this story starter or another idea to write a short fantasy story or chapter (1 to 1 1/2 pages) Ghost Pirates: Legends claim a notorious pirate buried his treasure along the rocky shores of the cove. James and his friend Sunita are at the beach one night when the ghost ship sails in. Try to work in the ideas of Quest and Dragon. You can also use another story starter from this site: https://thinkwritten.com/fantasy-writing-prompts/
WRITING: Describe one or more internal dragons from stories you’ve read or seen. Write for 15 – 20 minutes
Math: workbook p. 511
Other: Bring tissues!