Welcome to Mrs. Rogers monthly newsletter page. Each month, you can review the newsletter for an overview on the curriculum we are working on in class. I will still continue to send you an eblast of regular classroom information. Eblast contains info about projects due, test dates etc. I hope you find this helpful.
Math: We will finished our decimal unit. The final test will be be given the week prior to vacation.
Reading: We are currently focused on non-fiction. We are reading various text that cover text structure and complex language. Comprehension skills through an analysis of how the author presents various features of non-fiction.
Writing: The current unit we are working on is essay. The class is creating non fiction essays that reflect a topic that interest them.
Science: Our next unit is light and sound. The class will have the opportunity to participate in experiments that involve vibrations and sound waves. At the end of the unit there will be a culminating activity that involves creating a homemade instrument.
Social Studies: Our current unit is the American Revolution. The initial focus is on the timeframe of events that lead up to the war. Then we will learn about the various battles and conclude with the war ending. At the end of the unit the class will have a culminating project that involves creating a journal from the point of view of a revolutionist.