Lang. Arts- This week we will continue working with affixes, this week our focus will be on suffixes. Students will also continue working on their “Author’s Purpose” writing. Reading groups will continue working with nonfiction tests on Simple Machines.
Math with Ms. Thompson- We will be wrapping up our unit on Time. Students should be able to tell time to the minute, how much time has passed from one time on a clock until the next, use a calendar, and know various time equivalencies. Test next Monday, December 10.
Science- We will be finishing up our unit on Simple Machines. Test Friday.
Social Studies- Students will continue learning about the ancient civilization of Mali. This week students will be learning more about the oral tradition in Mali, students will be creating their own “talking sticks” with paper towel rolls (please send these in by Wednesday). Test on Greece, Rome, and Mali will be next week!
Byrd Winter Sing will be Wednesday at 7 at Goochland High School. Students should arrive at 6:45, we will be meeting in the cafeteria.