SFA, Success For All Reading:
We are reading Beezus and Ramona. Beezus tries to be patient with her 4-year-old little sister, but it isn't easy. A great story about family dynamics that many students can connect with. The skill we are working on is Characterization -- determining the qualities of a character based on what they think and how the act in the story.
1) Fractions: Comparing and ordering, Placing fractions on a number line, fraction equivalency
2) Decimals: Comparing decimals using visual representations, common denominators, metric measurement
Research, Note Taking, Identifying Main Ideas and Supporting Facts
Geography: Different types of maps, How to read and use maps, Characteristics that define the different regions in Colorado
Space: What causes day and night, Phases of the moon