Thank you to all the parents who came to the Elementary Showcase! Have fun playing the math games at home. ðŸ™‚

This Wednesday we will have a math quiz on equivalent fractions, improper fractions, mixed numbers and comparing fractions. Extra-practice will go home on Monday. There will be a math test on Tuesday, November 21. Extra- practice will go home this weekend for that test.

There will be a vocabulary quiz on Thursday on the prefixes we had learned so far: pre-, un-, ex-, con- and sub-.

Next week is our Thanksgiving Feast. You should all have received a letter stating the item that we are asking your family to bring. Please send in your $ and item no later than Thursday. Our class will be making pumpkin bread this year. Information on this will go home on Wednesday.

**Monday**

*Math*

- review fractions, equivalent fractions and mixed numbers
- compare fractions TB p. 51 – 53
- begin WB Ex. 1 p. 46-49

*Reading & Vocabulary*

- Handwriting
- Review prefixes; introduce con- & sub-
- Complete a plot graph independently
- learn about direct and indirect characterization

**Tuesday**

*Math*

- review vocabulary/phrases for fractions
- practice making equivalent fractions
- practice turning improper fractions into mixed numbers and vice versa
- practice ordering fractions
- correct workbook

**Wednesday**

*Math
*

- quiz on fractions
- understand the relationship between fractions and division TB p. 54 – 56
- begin WB Ex. 2 p. 50 – 51

*Reading & Vocabulary*

- Handwriting
- Use prefixes in sentences
- Review parts of story
- identify examples of direct and indirect characterization in a story

**Thursday**

*Math*

- complete and correct WB Exercise 2
- complete and correct Practice A in TB p. 57

*Reading & Vocabulary*

- Handwriting
- vocabulary quiz on prefixes
- complete characterization