In case you don't have a countdown happening in YOUR household, Christmas break begins on Thursday, December 20th.
We are becoming better readers of nonfiction. Did you know the main difference between an interesting book & a boring one is our attitude? No curmudgeon readers in our class! We also practiced talking with a partner about our books in order to better understand them.
This latest math unit was a short one, but also a bit challenging. We will be reviewing & taking a practice test today (Friday) then taking the topic 7 assessment on Monday. As usual, there will be an opportunity for a retake if your child scores below 80%.
Ask your child what they discovered from playing with magnets this week. How could a magnet be used in creating hover boards?
An important letter was given to your child this week regarding an upcoming lesson about body safety (January 10). If you did not see that letter, please look in your child's red homework folder.
Here are some talking points from our week: