Friday, February 3, 2017

A Peek at the Week: February 6th - 10th

Math:  Students will continue with geometry with the different types of angles: scalene, isosceles, and equilateral.  We will also begin working with fractions.    

Reading:  Students will continue to read Toliver's Secret.  They will also begin Book Clubs.  Their first book club meeting with consist of setting norms and creating a calendar to finish the book they have been assigned to read. This book club will last for 3 week.  Below is the focus of each week:

Week 1: Point of View
Week 2: Theme
Week 3 Summarizing

Science:  We will our unit on characteristics and growth of organisms.  This week students will classify plants as flowering or nonflowering. 

Social Studies:  We will continue to study the American Revolution with a focus on the following: Battles in SC, Yorktown, and the effects the American Revolution had on women, African Americans, and Native Americans.