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Amy Venable - Fourth Grade  (Send e-mail)

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Advanced ELA: Our class is loving the story of Ivan the gorilla in The One and Only Ivan. We will be finishing the novel this week. Touching Spirit Bear is our next novel. We will continue to work on Poetry, Prose and Drama, making inferences, context clues, and point of view with these novels.


Math: We are working on division using the standard algorithm (long division), the area model, and division with place value disks.

Social Studies: Nice job with the Southeast region. The next region of study will be the Midwest.

Science: This week, we create a model for plant adaptations. Also, I am bringing in my crested gecko to observe.



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This week in class

Monday
I Day- PE and Music
Homework:
Math Lesson 22
Read 20 minutes

Adv. ELA-
Read 240-280 complete the highlighted inference question

Tuesday
G Day- PE and STEM
Homework:
Math Homework: Lesson 23
Read 20 Minutes

AdvELA:
Read the rest of Ivan and complete the backside of the inference sheet.
Optional- watch the Ivan video in my Cool Links Tab- Ivan, Tacoma Washington

Wednesday
E Day- PE and Spanish and Parent Visitation 9:30-11
Homework:
Math Homework: Lesson 24
Read 20 minutes

AdvELA:

Thursday
R Day- PE
Homework:
Math Homework: Lesson 25
Read 20 minutes

AdvELA:

Friday
T Day- PE and Art
Homework:
Read 20 minutes

Advanced ELA: Read Ivan to pg 240
Complete both sides of Inference sheet


 
 

Important Dates

11/14/2017
Athletic Boosters Hot Lunch

11/15/2017
Deadline to purchase December Hot Lunch

11/20/2017
Parent Teacher Conferences- No School

11/21/2017
Parent Teacher Conferences- No School

11/22/2017
Thanksgiving Holiday- No School

11/24/2017
Thanksgiving Holiday- No School

11/25/2017
Thanksgiving Holiday- No School

11/28/2017
Chorus and Orchestra Boosters Hot Lunch

12/1/2017
FSP Smoothies

 
 

Downloads List

ADVANCED ELA POWEROINT [8/6/2017]
Curriculum Night Presentation [9/7/2017]
Curriculum Night Times [9/4/2017]
Eureka Parent Tip Sheet- Module 2 [9/24/2017]
REMIND DIRECTIONS [8/7/2017]
Stack the Stock and Parents in PE [10/27/2017]
Stack the Stock and Parents in PE [10/27/2017]
Weekly Schedule [8/14/2017]

 
 

Cool Links

7 Continents Song
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A Dog's Life
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Creature Comforts
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Dug's Special Mission
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ELA PADLET
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Ellis Island Passenger Search
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Envision Math Series
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Front Row Math
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Island- survival quiz
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Ivan Info- Tacoma Washington
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Kids National Geographic
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Lincoln Way Stem Night
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Long Division Song
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Math games and lessons
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Math Games and Lessons
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Math Link
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Midwest Info
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Midwest states and Capitals
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National Geographic Kids
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Natural Disasters Padlets
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NewsELA
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NEWSPAPER ARTICLE PADLET
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PARCC ELA
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PARCC MATH
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PARCC PRACTICE
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PAX- Book Link
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Ranger Rick Animal Research
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Regions Assignment
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Roller Coaster Creator
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San Diego Zoo Website
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scholastic Ellis Island
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The One and Only Ivan
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THE WEST REGION
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Thinking Blocks
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Typing Instructor
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Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
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World Wildlife Fund
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You Tube Ivan
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You Tube Ivan
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Zearn
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