ELA: Spelling Tests- Friday, September 5th - bandit, shelf, sprang, munch, picnic, think, wish, drift, box, and she. Tricky words, double letter spellings, two-syllable words, and punctuation marks are topics we will cover in class.
WRITING - Neatness, finger spacing, capitalization and punctuation.
Math - CHAPTER 1 TEST - Thursday, September 4th (Counting and comparing numbers to 1000) FANTASTIC 5 QUIZ - Friday, September 5th (The problems come directly from the homework.)
Listening and Learning - Insect Domain - INSECT PROJECT IS DUE SEPTEMBER 16TH. Grasshopper Day is September 9th. We will discuss the life cycle of insects, what makes an insect an insect, and social insects. Vocabulary: social, solitary, abdomen, antennae, exoskeleton, thorax, metamorphosis, molt, pupa, colonies, and insects.
Social Studies - Unit 2 - Places Near and Far - Do you know where you live? What state, country, and continent do you live on? Can you find the poles, equator and hemispheres on a globe? What is a landform? What is a peninsula? What is a lake? What is an island? What is a valley? Can you find something using intermediate directions (Northeast, Southwest, Northwest, Southeast)