We will finish up Chapter 8 this week and take a brief assessment on Wednesday. We will also begin Chapter 9, Multiplying and Dividing Decimals.
This week we will begin an exploration of the nonfiction text, Freedom Walkers. Students will practice using various comprehension strategies and explore new vocabulary terms. This week we will focus on visualizing and comparing and contrasting as we learn about Jo Ann Robinson and Claudette Colvin.
Our writers will begin their next writing unit, Opinion Writing! We will examine persuasive topics, audience, and author's purpose.
Investigating Matter will continue this week as we examine heating and cooling matter, and mixtures!
Wednesday, 2/22: Chapter 8 Math Assessment
Thursday,, 2/23: Band Concert 7pm @Thomas