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Math/Science newsletter 

Sept 18-22

Math - This week students will complete topic 2, Generating and Analyzing Patterns. Topic 2 is short and easy. The topic 2 test is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 22nd. Students will complete the topic review Thursday during class. 

Fluency #7 is Friday. 

 

Sept 11-15

Math - This week we will finish up topic 1 and begin topic 2. Monday we will review topic 1. The topic 1 test is Tuesday. Wednesday students will begin topic 2, Generate and Analyze Patterns. 

Friday is fluency quiz #6. This one is for a grade.

Science - This week we will finish up the first three lessons of our unit on Water and Landforms. Our first science test is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 13th. This test is open book and open note. There are ten fill in the blank questions with a word bank provided. There are also ten vocabulary/matching terms with a word bank provided. Students should have all ten vocabulary words and definitions in their science notebook. 

 

Sept 5-8

Math - This week we will continue to work in topic 1. Our goal is to cover lessons 1-8, 1-9, and 1-10. Friday students will have a vocabulary quiz. We've been working with the words for the past week and will continue to work with these words this week and for the remainder of the year. 

Friday - fluency quiz #5

 

Science  - We are continuing to work in our Water and Landforms unit. 

 

August 28 - Sept 1

Math - This week we will continue to work in topic 1. Our goal is to cover lessons 1-3 through 1-7. By the end of the week your child should have twelve vocabulary words in their notebook. We started on vocabulary words last week. We will have a vocabulary quiz Friday, Sept. 8th. Please begin reviewing these words now so your child is able to apply them to a given situation.

Fluency #4 is Friday. 

Science -

For the remainder of the nine weeks we will work in our Water and Landforms unit.  

 

August 21-25

Math - Tuesday students will take the topic 3 test. Wednesday we will begin topic 1 and work lessons 1-1 and 1-2. There is a lot of vocabulary in topic 1. Please work with your child on understanding the meaning of these words. We will learn the meaning of multiplication and division and when to use these operations.

Fluency quiz #3 is Friday. This is a grade! 

Science For the remainder of the nine weeks we will work in our Water and Landforms unit.  

 

August 14-18

Math - This week we will hopefully finish up topic 3. We will cover lessons 3.3 through 3.6. Thursday we will review topic 3. The topic 3 test is Friday, August 18th. 

Fluency quiz #2 is Friday. This quiz is not a grade. Next Friday's quiz is a grade. 

 

Science - This week we will learn about the upcoming solar eclipse. 

 

August 9-11

Math - This week students will begin working in topic 3, Place Value. This is a review lesson for most but a great way to wake up our brains and get back into our routines. We will cover lessons 3.1 through 3.4 this week. 

Fluency quiz #1 is Friday. Students will have three minutes to answer 50 multiplication facts. The facts range from 1's to 12's. This quiz is just practice and will not be taken for a grade. 

 

Science - This week we will begin discussing the upcoming solar eclipse.