October 2008

Homework: Thursday, October 30

October 30, 2008

Calendar: MM Math WS Sim. and Diff. Thank You Picture To Do List: Finish Mad Minute Complete Math WS 2-10 Finish/add paragraph numbers to your Similarities and Differences.  Please be thoughtful. Finish cards or artwork Remind your families that we would like a framed 4×6 photo of you and your family for our classroom.

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Homework: Wednesday, October 29

October 29, 2008

Calendar: MM Sim. & Diff. Writer’s Notebook To Do: Finish Mad Minute Re-read the two stories.  Complete the Venn Diagram worksheet.  Please refer to paragraph numbers on the worksheet.  You must support your ideas with evidence from the text using paragraph numbers. WN: Continue where you left off today and write at least one new […]

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Homework: Tuesday, October 28

October 28, 2008

Calendar: Writer’s NB Mad Minute (MM) PJs To Do List: Find some pictures/photos that make a connection with you.  Write about a small moment that is related to the picture.  Put in at least one picture and one small moment story. Finish your Mad Minute (MM) Complete your PJs according to the instructions outlined in […]

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Homework: Monday, October 27

October 27, 2008

Note: Mr. C. was ill today and a substitute teacher was in the classroom. Calendar: Multiplication Battle Letter To Do List: Play 2 games of multiplication battle and record your results on binder paper. Write a letter to Mr. C. and tell him how your day went.  I expect a neat, thoughtful letter.

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Homework: Friday, October 24

October 24, 2008

Calendar: Mad Minutes FMJ Money WS To Do List: If you are not finished with your mad minutes you need to finish them. Please read your FMJ to your family.  Please remind them to respond to you with a letter. Please complete the odd problems on the math worksheet.  Please read the directions and examples […]

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Homework: Thursday, October 23

October 23, 2008

Calendar: (Due Friday, October 24) Jog-a-thon Writer’s Notebook Finish taking notes about what you observed and learned today in your Science Notebook To Do List: Please return your Jog-a-thon info for the Jog-a-thon tomorrow morning. Writer’s Notebook: Today, we have had many interesting small moments. Please think back over the day and make a time-line […]

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Homework: Wednesday, October 22

October 22, 2008

Calendar: Estimating Song To Do List: Complete estimating worksheet. If you need space to show your work, use binder paper. Neat writing is one way to help yourself be accurate in math. Practice and learn the “Salt Marsh Song” so you will be ready to perform it tomorrow.

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Homework: Tuesday, October 21

October 21, 2008

Calendar: (Due 10/22) Science Notebook Akiak To Do List: Color the map of the Bay Area as described in the map key Read Akiak.  As you read make notes (on a sheet of binder paper) of: character (Who is the protagonist and antagonist?) setting (where and when?) conflict (What kind of conflict?) plot (make a […]

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Homework: Monday, October 20

October 20, 2008

Calendar: PJs Math quiz Review GATE To Do List: PJs.  Follow your PJs guidelines as outlined in your binder.  Write 10 sentences using the PJs words. If you scored 79% or less you need to show your parents your Rounding quiz and get it signed. Review and study Elements of a Story, parts I and […]

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Homework: Friday, October 17

October 20, 2008

Calendar (Due Monday, October 20): FMJ Elements, part II Negative vs. Positive To Do List: Read your FMJ to your family, remind them to write a letter back to you Review the Elements of a Story, part II for the test Monday. Play one game of Negative vs. Positive. Record your game on a number […]

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