Weekly Overview/Homework 10/29-11/2

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
  • This week marks the end of Q1.  Missing/late work/revised work will be accepted no later than Wednesday, November 1.  
  • The class fee is $85.  Please remit payment as soon as you can.  This allows us to order class texts, supplies, and pay for online programs.  You can even pay online!  Here is the link:  https://www.epayillinois.com/Home/ShowSiteLandingPage/30176
  • Thank you to the parents who joined us on our Zoo field trip Monday.  It was perfect Fall weather.
  • There is no school on Friday, November 2.

Here is an overview of what we will be doing this week in our CORE SUBJECTS:

Reader’s Workshop–This week, students will work in all five stations of The Daily Five:  Read To Self, Listen To Reading, Word Work, Guided Reading, Reader’s Response.  Please allow students to bring headphones or earbuds to school so they may listen on Epic Books.  Students will be required to write weekly Reader’s Response letters about their IR books as assessments.  In addition, students will take a reading quiz after they complete each IR book.

Writer’s Workshop-This week,  students will work on developing poetry by observing and writing about an image.  Poems will center around the image, looking at it from different perspectives.  Additionally, students will be collecting wriitng ideas for their next work of fiction:  Fantasy fiction.

Math-In Math, students will finish work in Unit 2.  Students will practice long division using two algorithms:  partial quotients and US Traditional division.  Lessons 2-12 and 2-13 will be covered.

Homework Chart for the week:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Math Mixed Review worksheet Home Link 2-12 Home Link 2-13  
Writing Write a 1-page journal entry tonight.  Starter:          Image result for dialogue prompt
Reading Read for a minimum of 30-45 minutes Record on Reading Log Read for a minimum of 30-45 minutes Record on Reading Log Read for a minimum of 30-45 minutes Record on Reading Log Read for a minimum of 30-45 minutes Record on Reading Log Reading Log is due TODAY.

Read over the weekend!!!!

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