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LMC Books: Due each Tuesdays, by 9:05

Tuesday, May 16th: Volunteer Thank You Lunch
Current Units of Study                                   


English Language Arts

Reading Workshop: 

Unit 4: Investigating Wonders in our World
  • This week, we will be reading nonfiction books about insects in order to tie into our ELA and Science units. We will locate and use nonfiction text features during group time.

Grammar & Punctuation:
  • The students' will be reviewing commas, punctuation and capitalization when they are writing their insect research. 

Writing Workshop:
As we study nonfiction, the students are working on insect research using books and Pebble go online. The students' will create a nonfiction book on an insect of their choice that includes an table of contents, glossary, index, diagrams, captions, photos, etc. 

* We are done with our Animal Research Projects! They are hanging in the hallway and will be sent home in a week or two.  Thank you to all the parents who volunteered this week to help us!


Unit 6:
Place Value, Comparison, Addition and Subtraction to 100


Unit 5: Insects: "Going Buggy"

Students will have a basic knowledge of the characteristics and life cycle of insects and bugs and explore how living things function, adapt and change.

Essential Questions:

  1. What is a bug?

  2. What is an insect?

  3. What are the stages of an insect   

           life cycle?


    LMC Friday every Friday at 12:00-  12:50