Focus Topics for the Week of March 13th:
-Math: Introducing fractions; identifying fractions and mixed numbers using models and number lines
-Reading: Sequencing and summarizing in fiction and nonfiction texts; genre study- legends; guided reading and strategy groups
-Writing: Introduction to dictionary skills including the purpose of a dictionary, how it's organized, parts of a dictionary, and ABC order
-PYP: In class summative projects- students will work in groups to research an ecosystem and identify populations of animals and plants, land features, how living things adapt, and food chains present. They will then create a mural of their ecosystem to share with the class.
Encore for the Week:
-All Week: Book Fair! (Family Night Tuesday 4:00-7:00 pm, Class Preview Day Tuesday, Class Buying Day Friday)
-Tuesday, March 14th: PTO Meeting at 7:00 pm
-Wednesday, March 15th: Interims come home
-Friday, March 24th: BMES Variety Show 7:00 pm
-Friday, March 31st: Bingo 7:00 pm
Let it Snow!