Ethics * Science * Technology * Engineering * Entrepreneurship * Math
Our scholars are hard at work!
We have started our Scholar Treasure Hunts to find and learn about the Depth and Complexity Icons in order to become true scholars. So far we have learned about the Depth and Complexity Icons of DETAILS, RULES, PATTERNS, TRENDS, UNANSWERED QUESTIONS, RELATE OVER TIME, MULTIPLE PERSPECTIVES, ETHICS, ACROSS DISCIPLINES, LANGUAGE OF THE DISCIPLINE, and BIG IDEA.
Classroom Management - www.ClassDojo.com
It's a great way for parents and students to stay connected to what's going on in our class :)
Here's what we're learning...
Pearl and Wagner: Two Good Friends
Genre - Animal Fantasy
Spelling - We are studying words with long e sounds, spelled with e, ee, ea, y.
Comprehension Skill: Compare and Contrast
Reader Response Journal - We are using our Reader Response Journals in class to practice using our Depth and Complexity icons in response to literature.
Please practice addition and subtraction at home to maintain the skills learned in first grade.
Chapter 4: Subtract 2 Digit Numbers
Review of Subtraction Strategies
Two-Digit Fact Families
Take Apart Tens to Subtract
Regroup a Ten as Ones
Subtract From a Two Digit Number
Subtract Two Digit Numbers
Rewrite Two Digit Subtraction
Check Subtraction (with Addition)
Write a Number Sentence
Solve Two Step Word Problems
Please practice addition/subtraction facts at home
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Holidays and Traditions
We are doing activities and experiments to teach and practice the Scientific Method.
NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards)
PLANTS * what plants need to grow and reproduce *animal and plant dependence (for pollination and seed dispersal)
NASA Flight Fridays
We are doing activities and experiments to teach and practice the Engineering Design Process.