What we're learning in February

Posted by Sara Ibis on 2/2/2022 2:00:00 AM

Here's what we're doing in February!

Math

  • Area
    • Understanding area
    • Multiplying to find area
    • Adding areas

Assessments: Lesson 14 quiz (week of 2/7); Lesson 15 quiz (week of 2/14); Lesson 17 quiz (week of 2/28); Area project (week of 2/28)

English Language Arts

  • Reading: The Year of Miss Agnes
    • Using text evidence to answer questions
    • Determining main idea
    • Describing character actions
    • Connecting story to history and culture
  • Writing: Narratives
    • Developing character and plot
  • Writing: Poetry

Assessments: Final narrative (week of 2/14) 

The Year of Miss Agnes cover

Science

  • Naturalist Thursdays
  • Weather and Climate

Assessments: None planned

 Social Studies

  • World geography and culture with guest teacher Udo Fluck
    • Udo will join us every Wednesday for the next few months to teach us about places around the world.

 

Upcoming Events:

2/7-2/11: Super Bowl Food Drive

2/14: Valentine's Day (please see note below)

2/21: President's Day - No School

heart flowers

Valentine's Day- We'll celebrate Valentine's Day on Monday, February 14. Students may bring Valentine's cards to exchange. Please bring a card for everyone in our class. I will send home a class list in the coming weeks. In keeping with school policy, please no treats or candy. We'll celebrate with a math and art activity, and we'll make bags for collecting cards.