Ethics * Science * Technology * Engineering * Entrepreneurship * Math
Our scholars are hard at work!
In order to be true scholars, we use the Depth and Complexity Icons to help us make stronger connections and to take our thinking to a higher level. We have learned about and are currenltly incorporating DETAILS, RULES, PATTERNS, LANGUAGE OF THE DISCIPLINE, ETHICS, TRENDS, MULTIPLE PERSPECTIVES, CHANGE OVER TIME, UNANSWERED QUESTIONS, BIG IDEA, and ACROSS DISCIPLINES.
We have started STEMinars! Every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon, the students go to their STEM based class for extended learning.
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...
Poems - Magnets and I Fall Down
Theme: How do Earth's forces affect us?
Comprehension skill - Author's Purpose
Comprehension Strategy - Reread to clarify
Grammar -Action Verbs
Spelling - We are studying words with the long a vowel sound spelled with ai, ay, ea, eigh, ey.
Please practice addition and subtraction at home to build your math skills.
Chapter 6: Add Three-Digit Numbers
Make a hundred to add
Mentally add 10 or 100
Regroup ones to add
Regroup tens to add
Add three-digit numbers
Rewrite three-digit addition
Guess, check, revise
Please practice math through Dream Box at home
Please practice addition/subtraction facts at home
Mapping and Geography
We are doing activities and experiments to teach and practice the Scientific Method.
Emblem is beginning the school year with a school-wide unit about the Moon.
NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards)
NASA Flight Fridays
Our current unit of study is plants, with the focus on plant needs and plant/animal interdependence.
We are doing activities and experiments to teach and practice the Engineering Design Process.