Weekly Events: Tuesday March 19th, 5:30 PTO Meeting- Pilot Light Taco Dinner following the meeting!
What is happening in the classroom…
Reading Workshop: We will begin goal oriented book clubs as we continue to delve into point of view, character traits, and morals.
Writing Workshop: Opinion writing is our continued genre of writing. Last week we wrapped up our opinion writing on African American heroes, and also wrote a thank you note expressing our opinions about the Du Sable Museum. New word work words to go home Monday!
Math: We will begin Unit 8 this week and study geometry.
Social Studies: As we learn about more heroic women, this week we learn about Harriet Tubman.
Science: We will continue our study of plate tectonics and look at how different plates move past each other. This will lead us to understanding how earthquakes, tsunamis, and volcanoes occur.