Week of NOVEMBER 23, 2009
*Remember, school is released at 2:45 every Wednesday*
SPECIALS this week
This week in....
READING: Students are studying context clues and learning strategies they can use when reading nonfiction text. Students are finishing up their cumulating projects which will assess all second quarter skills.
WRITING: We will complete our NC DPI expository writing assessment. Children researched an animal and wrote a report following the correct main idea/detail format. Students also practiced grammar skills such as proper use of pronouns, prepositions, and capitalization.
SCIENCE: We will wrap up our unit on Food Chemistry. Students will be asked to test a "mystery" food for starch, fat, and sugar. Students will also take a written assessment.