We had an awesome week in 4P this week, highlighted by our writing share with the other 4th grade classes. Students are finished (or are about to finish) their realistic fiction stories and we will start our new writing unit (personal essays) next week. Here are a few updates in other areas:
In math, we have begun our new math unit on metric unit conversions. Students are learning how to convert meters to kilometers, centimeters to meters and kilograms to grams. Everyone is doing a great job.
We are finishing up our reading unit next week. We are finishing our mentor read-aloud text, The Tiger Rising, today and will practice answering questions about a shared text next week before we take our summative assessment next week on a shared text. Students will be asked to answer the following questions about a shared text:
Don't forget to sign up for conferences next week if you have done so already. Thursday (10/24) and Friday (10/25) are half days. Students will dismissed at 10:55 right before the usual lunch period.