Weekly Update March 11, 2019
We had SO much fun on our trip to The Tellus Museum. The kids were able to dig up fossils, make molds of fossils, and much more. They were incredibly well behaved and participated with enthusiasm in each activity!
Language Arts: Reading We will begin this week with a narrative fiction The Goat in the Rug
Vocabulary Strategies: We will be working on compound words
Comprehension Skills and Strategies: Conclusions and Sequence of Events
Phonics: Suffixes –y, -ly, -ful
Math: We will be wrapping up the money part of our chapter at the beginning of this week and moving onto time. We will be starting with hours, half hours, and quarter hours. Lots of practice at home in encouraged!
History: We are moving on in our Japan unit and have been discussing many technological advances that have stemmed from Japan. We will be continuing our discussion with the traditional aspects of Japan, and then getting ready for a unit test! This unit is a quick one!
Science: The kids have been working so hard on learning the components of the water cycle. We experimented with condensation and precipitation last week. This week we will be experimenting with precipitation and collection.