We will have 15 spelling words and a test on Friday. We are currently memorizing “Dream Variations” by Langston Hughes and the recitation will be on Mar. 7. With writing and grammar we are working within the opinion genre. The class is writing an essay on Monday and typing on Tuesday.
This week we will begin applying our knowledge of area to word problems and composite figures. There will be a short quiz on Wednesday and the area unit will continue after Spring Break. On Friday we will be playing some fraction games for our end of 3rd quarter celebration!
In Science we will be continuing our Ecology unit. We will be discussing biomes and impact of environmental changes. In addition we will learn about John Muir and taking our Ecology test on Friday.
History: This week we will continue to learn about the Early Explorers. We will learn about John Cabot and Henry Hudson. Then we will see where the first French colony was established by Champlain. We will finish out the week with a review on Thursday and a short quiz on the Early Explorers on Friday. Study Guides will go out Monday!