December 4 – 7

The permission forms for The Nutcracker will go home Monday. Please return as as soon as possible.

We will have a math test on adding and subtracting mixed numbers this Thursday. Extra-practice will go home Monday and Tuesday. Please continue to review the concepts on the fraction flashcards with your child.

Monday

Math

  • review fractions, equivalent fractions, mixed numbers and fractions with division by completing Practice A as a class (TB p. 57)
  • review addition and subtraction fractions
  • introduce adding mixed numbers (TB p. 61 – 62)
  • begin WB Ex. 5 p. 56-57

Reading & Vocabulary

  • no reading and vocabulary today – extra class period of science to work on volcanoes – WEAR OLD CLOTHES

Tuesday

Math

  • review vocabulary/phrases for fractions
  • practice adding mixed numbers
  • complete and correct Ex. 5
  • review subtraction of like and related fractions
  • subtract mixed numbers (TB p. 62)
  • complete WB Ex. 6 p. 58-59

Wednesday

Math

  • correct  Ex. 6
  • review for Thursdays test by completing Practice C (TB p. 63)

Reading & Vocabulary

  • handwriting
  • use prefixes in sentences
  • discuss characterization

Thursday

Math

  • math test on adding and subtracting mixed numbers

Reading & Vocabulary

  • handwriting
  • novel study