Week of September 18 Update
In third grade Reading and English this week we started learning and practicing roots, prefixes, and suffixes. They had an interactive notebook lesson on nouns and common and proper nouns. In class, we practiced by playing Kahoots and they had an independent practice on their own. This week we finished up on reading testing and started our first read aloud book together, The Mouse and the Motorcycle. We will be starting guided reading groups next week and they will be given their SRC requirements.
4th Grade ELA
In fourth grade Reading and English this week students started practicing inferences in class. They had one independent practice on their own, and we will continue to practice them through the next couple of weeks as well as in the novels that we read throughout the year. They had an interactive notebook lesson on common and proper nouns, and we have been practicing critical verbs that we review every few days. We finished reading testing and we started our first read aloud, The Kid in the Red Jacket. Next week they will be given SRC requirements, and we still start guided reading groups.
5th Grade ELA
In fifth grade Reading and English this week students continued to practice Greek and Latin root words with their chapter 1 words, they started practicing inferences in class, which they will continue to do through next week. They had an interactive notebook lesson on common and proper nouns. They practiced by playing a Kahoot in class, and had independent work on their own. We also finished up reading testing and started out first whole class novel, Frindle. Next week they will be given their SRC requirements.