Hope you had a great long weekend!
Today, we painted our clay elephants They look so great! Soon, the children will be creating their life cycle out of clay.
We have started our multiplication unit today! We looked at patterns that will help us remember...for example, the 0's, the 1's, the 2's, 10's and 11's! The children are seeing that multiplication really is not that difficult :)
If possible, it is a great idea to practice regrouping wth subtraction and addition to keep the skills sharp.
We are printing our art and writing and our research projects! They are coming together so nicely!
We will be sharing those at student led conferences!
Save the date** The spring concert is going to be on March 14th at 6:30 pm.
Today, we worked on our clay elephants. They are SO cute and everyone's is different! We will work on our life cycle creations next :)
We learned about amphibians this morning! We ;earned about some amazing facts!
We practiced our math facts again. We are going to have a test on Wednesday for the addition and subtraction with regrouping :)
Teacher's Convention is this Thursday and Friday. No school for students.
Family Day is on Monday.
We did some more drumming today! The children absolutely love it! They are always smiling :)
We are continuing to work on our projects. Children are welcome to do research, print out pictures, and get some interesting facts at home. The google docs can be connected at home.
We are continuing our work on regrouping. If you wish, there are sheets that you can do, mathdrills.com is fantastic.
We had a fun lunch today!
Next week is Teacher's Convention :) No school on Thursday and Friday.
Monday is Family Day, so there is no school then either.
Today, we worked on our ongoing projects :) They are almost finished!
We are refining our addition and subtraction with regrouping (borrowing and carrying over). We are getting very close to moving on to multiplication!
We started our drumming yesterday! It was so amazing and fun to watch the children. I have taken pictures for the yearbook!
Pizza fun lunch tomorrow.
We have heard that the snow is on its way! It is supposed to start at 7pm!
Today, we developed some subtraction games using playing cards. The children came up with up some new games.
We worked on our projects again. We are so proud of them!
We had indoor recess this morning, but we went outside at lunch time.
Have a wonderful day and please keep safe and warm!
I hope you are all keeping warm!
We talked about Valentine's Day today with the children, and asked them how they wanted to celebrate the day. The children voted on various options, and decided snacks will be up to the students. If you would like to bring something, you can, if not, of course, that is ok too!
Here is a list the names of our amazing class:
**If your child is bringing Valentines, can you please send one to all of the children. This ensures everyone has the same friendship feelings shared :)
Today, we refined our subtraction with borrowing. The children are working hard on their facts!
We worked on the two ongoing projects: the science research and the art and writing.
We had music and gym too!
Today is the last day to order from the Mixing Spoon Fundraiser. Please order online at https://www.healthyhunger.cabefore midnight!
We started subtraction with borrowing today! We will be looking at strategies tomorrow.
We finished our One and Only Ivan. Ask me what happened at the end.
We worked on our science projects. We talked about how to make a paragraph.
We did some art and writing this morning! We are very excited to see the finished projects.
We worked on our cursive writing! We did the letter Q! Ask me what it looks like.
We are working on our research projects. Students can research at home.
We did a math problem. Ask me about Spaghetti and Meat balls.
No school on Friday.
Please bring back report card envelopes if you haven't already.
Today, we worked again on the Art and writing project. The students are really learning how to take their time.
We practiced our math regrouping and played a math game.
We played volleyball in gym :)
We worked on our life cycle projects.
No school on Friday :)