Grammar - Students will be practicing comma usage and appositives. Grammar Test 11 will be given on Wednesday the 10th.
Writing - Students will be working on theme essay using the text 'Fires of Pele' that we read in class before winter break. Teacher will model using text from 'Sylvester and the Magic Pebble'.
Reading - We will be going over the Scientific Method project for Quarter 3 grade in both science and reading. We will also review criteria for the Reading Log for Q3 and the poem for Q3. Students will read the following texts: 'Value of Little Things' and 'Blackfoot Story'. Students will be studying themes in literature. Study guide will be given on Thursday and test on Friday for themes and summarizing skills. Individual classes will begin new book studies.
Math - Students will work on Investigation 6 which is Displaying Data Using Graphs. Study guide 11A will be given on Tuesday and test 11B will be on Wednesday. On Friday, a benchmark will be given to the students to assess their progress thus far in 4th grade.
Science - Students will be introduced to the scientific method and will read over a sample project 'drip dry'.
Social Studies - Students will be given Unit 1 study guide and test will be given on Wednesday.
This will be a quick week back with a half day on Friday and an all day field trip on Thursday.