Mrs. Givens' Class
Academics FOR THE WEEK
Read Aloud: The Secret Zoo Author: Bryan Chick
Reading Topic: Students will choose an animal to read about and will makes notes about what adaptations that animals has to survive.
Reading Strategy: Students will review cause and effect.
Writing: Students will choose an animal and will write notes about what adaptations that animal has.
Math: Review Multiplication and Division
Science: Students will learn the best way to get rid of mosquitoes and how long can people and animals survive in space.
IMPORTANT DATES FOR December & January
December 21- Winter Break Begins
December 24- Quinn's Birthday
January 7- Teacher Work Day (No students)
January 8- Students Return from Winter Break
January 21- Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday- No School
January 28-30- Talent Show Auditions
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.