Writing: Informative paragraph writing from Newsela articles. Writing Summaries in Esperanza Rising and character studies. Universal Declaration of Human Rights is used/studied throughout Esperanza Rising.
Poetry: Metaphors and Series Poems
Math: Module 6: Decimal Fractions. We have covered this with whiteboard practice throughout the entire year. The module will be modified to cover what is still needed. Module 6 final on Wednesday. We have begun Module 7 and will review all fourth grade standards during the next 7 days of school.
Physical Science: Electricity. Making series and parallel circuits.
Social Studies: Gold Rush. See ELA above for additional reading.
Health: Personal Health and Physical Activity. Chapter 5
Genius Hour - Bring in two different items to use for independent work by Monday, May 2, 2016. Students will be working on Genius Hour during the month of May.
Arts: Ballroom dance on Thursday and Mrs. Faye, visual art, on Friday. Ballroom Dance Showcase for parents will be in the auditorium from 10:40 until 11:00 a.m. this Thursday. Come and see all that your child has learned!