Mrs. Givens' Class
Academics FOR THE WEEK
Read Aloud: Indian in the Cupboard Author: Lynne Reid Banks
Reading: Point of View: Finding out who is telling the story
Writing: Paragraph writing modeling by teacher and students begin rough drafts
Math: Topic 4 & 5 Multiplication
Social Studies: Students will begin to learn about the Ohlone Native Americans. These were the first people that lived in San Mateo.
IMPORTANT DATES FOR October & November
October 28- Spirit Week
October 31- Halloween Parade
November 4-8- Book Fair
November 7- A Touch of the Earth in-house field trip 10:30 am -12:00 pm. (Parents are welcome to come.)
November 11- Veteran's Day (No School)
November 27-29 Thanksgiving Break
Links to HELPFUL Sites
AR Book is an online tool to look up a book's reading level.
Growth Mindset Videos are videos we will be watching and discussing in class. We are practicing to have a growth mindset, which is the idea that we can all get smarter and our brains can get stronger with more effort.