This is what's happening this week!
Last week- Making Predictions
This week in reading we are going back over making inferences. This was a hard skill for everyone to grasp so I felt that it would be very benificial to the students to review.
Spelling- unit 12- mother, country, light, father, let
*Remember that our words are always recycled! Look in your child's planner for previous words!
Skill in spelling- compound words VS words with suffixes
Language- DOL(Daily Oral Language)
Writing- Writing to tell WHY
Word of the Week- superb- excellent, great
Idiom of the Week- It goes in one ear and out the other.- He is not paying attention.
We are studying multiplication. We will be putting our multiplication skills to use by working with words problems/problem solving.
We are going to study the Earth's Land. We will be studying the following:
the layers of the Earth- crust, mantle, core
slow and rapid changes to the land- ex. erosion, weathering, earthquakes, volcanoes
soil and the different types
how soil is made
resources and how to conserve them