Mrs. Givens' Class
Academics FOR THE WEEK
Read Aloud: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Author: Roald Dahl
Reading Topic: Students will read fairytales this week.
Reading Strategy: Students will learn what a theme and will find the theme for each story they read.
Writing: I have allowed students to choose their own topic for their opinion writing. They have completed their plan and their introductions. They will type their introductions and then they will begin to write the reasons for their opinion in a second paragraph.
Math: Elapsed Time
Social Studies: Students will review what they have learned about the Bay Area and take a test.
Science: Students will learn about the forces of pushing and pulling.
IMPORTANT DATES FOR February & March
February 27- Online Auction Begins
March 11- No School (Teacher Professional Day)
March 22- Woodside Store Field Trip
March 22- Second Trimester Report Cards for home
Gift cards to Amazon or Target are very much appreciated for supplies for science, reading, math, art, and everything needed throughout the year.
Links to HELPFUL Sites
AR Book Finder 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.