In Mrs. Groenveld's social studies class we will continue our unit on Economics. Students will learn about making a profit and being an entrepreneur. Students will be creating a business and deciding what to sell.
In math class we will be starting our units on multiplication. Students will learn different strategies to solve various multiplication problems. We will continue our mad-minute competition. Be sure to know all your multiplication facts!!!
In reading class we be finishing our Character unit for the reading workshop. Students will continue to use their reading notebooks to journal. Students have begun to take AR tests and will continue to do so. Students will also be learning how to answer different types of questions from a reading passage. Students will practice these strategies.
In writing class we will continue our unit on information writing. Students will continue to write their "expert" pieces. We will be publishing these pieces at the end of the unit. Students will also be learning about "mini-hooks" and "mini-closings," how to peer and self edit, and how to organize writing into different paragraphs. Students will continue to write Journal Entries and free write pieces in their writing journals.