Miss Herron's Class
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Monday 6/11-Thursday 6/14 are noon dismissal days
For those students who celebrate a summer birthday:
You are more then welcome to send your child in with a snack for the class any of the days next week to celebrate their birthday. All snacks brought in MUST be listed on www.snacksafely.com. There is a extensive list of snacks on this website.
Social Studies -
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A Day- Gym
B Day- Fine Arts
C Day- Library
D Day- Technology
E Day- Science Lab
In Religion, we are learning about God's Law. This begins our in depth study of the Commandments which will take up much of the remainder of the school year.
In Math, we are jumping into chapter 7. This chapter will focus on adding and subtracting fractions.
In Science, we are exploring Ecosystems and Adaptations. Investigation 1 will focus on food webs, investigation 2 will focus on adaptations, investigation 3 will focus on environmental changes, investigation 4 will focus on environmental pollutants, and investigation 5 will focus on interactions in nature.
In Social Studies, we will are working on Chapter 7. This Chapter focuses on the Civil War Era. In lesson 1 we will learn about abolition and equal rights. In lesson 2 we will learn about the Union, the Confederacy and the Civil War. In lesson 3, we will learn about the changes that occurred after the war.
In, ELA we will be reading "Riding Freedom" and working on the skills associated with that story.
In Grammar, we are learning about homophones and modal auxiliaries. (see lesson 11 and 13 notes in grammar notebook)
SSR is Sustained Silent Reading. We have SSR everyday at 2:30.