Weekly Update December 9th

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Week of December 9th

Math:

Test Next Week!

What’s the best way to tackle a multiplication or division word problem?

Everyday Math – Unit 4 Lessons 4.1 to 4.8 Worksheets

http://everydaymath.uchicago.edu/parents/3rd-grade/em-at-home/

Recommended IXL Skills:

Multiplication H1-H11

Understanding Division – I1-I5

Division – L1 – L13

Biographies:  

When reading biographies we will ask:

How would I describe the person I’m studying?

What traits are true of the person I’m studying?

Do I see any connections between the people I’ve been studying?

Raz Kids

Writing/UOI

Journaling/Summative Prep and Completion

Students have been introduced to the summative activity options for our Engineering Design unit. Feel free to brainstorm with your student and gather building materials for in-class work the next two weeks.

Here are the options as a reminder:

  1. Find a problem you want to solve.
  2. Check out this site for other options: http://worldslargestlesson.globalgoals.org/introduce-the-global-goals/ (Lesson 1, 2 or 3)
  3. The elves can’t get the gifts into the sleigh
  4. The elves are stuck on a shelf
  5. The sleigh isn’t moving downhill fast enough
  6. Toys are stuck behind an iceberg

Important Dates:

Unit 4 Math Test: Sunday, December 9th

Paws and Help Week: $ due by Sunday, December 9th

Field Trip Permission Slip and $ due by Monday, December 10th

Field Trip to Oli Oli Wednesday, December 12th

Holiday Party: Thursday, December 13th


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