• 4th Nine Weeks

     

    Wednesday, April 24, 2024

    Math: Continuing inequalities - writing, reading and graphing

    Science: Plant tropisms

    Tuesday, April 23, 2024 - NC CHECK-IN IN FOR MATH

    Math: Starting our unit on inequalities

    Science: Plant tropisms

    Monday, April 22, 2024 - NC CHECK-IN IN FOR READING

    Math: Matching word expression phrases to algebraic expression phases

    Science: Plant vocabulary

    Friday, April 19, 2024

    Math: Translating between words and math - writing algebraic expressions from words

    Science: Phloem and xylem - a plants delivery system!

    Thursday, April 18, 2024

    Math: Evaluating expressions classwork

    Science: Flower processes (transpiration, evaporation, photosynthesis)

    Wednesday, April 17, 2024

    Career Quest field trip to CCC&TI. Fact fluency when we returned.

    Tuesday, April 16, 2024

    Math: Evaluating expressions

    Science: Flower diagram and parts of a flower lab

    Monday, April 15, 2024

    Math: Evaluating expressions

    Science: Finish up Bill Nye Plants video and questions

    Friday, April 12, 2024

    Math: Practicing simplifying expressions

    Science: Bill Nye Plants video and questions

    Thursday, April 11, 2024 - Ms. Minton subbing for me today - all online work

    Math: Study Island: Three Expressions assignments

    Science: Study Island: Two Plant assignments and three Study Jams plants assignments.

    Wednesday, April 10, 2024

    Math: Continuing learning how to combine "like" terms to simplify expressions.

    Science: Finished watching "Journey to the Center of the Earth".

    Tuesday, April 9, 2024

    Math: Continuing learning how to combine "like" terms.

    Science: Watching "Journey to the Center of the Earth" - culminating activity for our unit on layers of the Earth and the rock cycle. Students had to complete questions as they watched the movie.

    Monday, April 8, 2024

    Math: Started learning about expressions - vocabulary and how to combine "like" terms.

    *6B2 did not start this as we were watching the live stream of the solar eclipse!

    Science: Reading passages - what is the difference between solar and lunar eclipses? Also diagrammed a solar eclipse.

     

    Thursday, March 28, 2024 - 3rd nine weeks PBIS reward! So, shortened class times.

    Math: Finished up our work on solving one step equations. Students given time to work on Study Island assignments. Fact fluency with 99Math.

    Science: Gimkit review of the rock cycle.

    Wednesday, March 27 2024

    Math: Continuing working on solving one AND two step equations, with word problems!

    Science: Finished up rock cycle diagram, fossil video

    Tuesday, March 26, 2024

    Math: Continuing working on solving one AND two step equations, with word problems!

    Science: Rock cycle diagram, rock cycle video

    Monday, March 25, 2024

    Math: Using our multiplication and division skills to solve one AND two step equations! 

    Science: Continuing self-paced learning with online webwork or old-fashioned book work on the rock cycle

    Friday, March 22, 2024

    Math: Started using multiplication and division to solve one-step equations! 

    Science: Self-paced learning with online webwork or old-fashioned book work on the rock cycle.

    Thursday, March 21, 2024

    Math: Fact fluency with 99 Math: Division, adding integers and multiplication - nothing like a little classroom rivalry! And, continuing work on solving one-step equation word problems - adding and subtracting

    Science: Bill Nye Volcanoes - movie and notes

    Wednesday, March 20, 2024

    Math: Solving one-step equation word problems - adding and subtracting

    Science: Continued self-paced on-line work in Study Island (Earth's Layers, Rocks) and Quizizz (Earth's Layers, Plate Tectonics). If students finished they started working on the next unit - The Rock Cycle with guided notes and online tutorials.

    Tuesday, March 19, 2024

    Math: Fact Fluency with 99math, then continuing our work on solving one-step equations - adding and subtracting

    Science: Self-paced on-line work in Study Island (Earth's Layers, Rocks) and Quizizz (Earth's Layers, Plate Tectonics)

    Monday, March 18, 2024

    Math: Continuing our unit on Solving One-Step Equations - adding and subtracting.

    Science: Finished up review notes on the Earth's Interior with some thinking questions. Worked on two Quizizz assignments (Earth's Layers and Tectonic Plates)

    Friday, March 15, 2024

    Math: Students were able to play Prodigy in either math or ELA while waiting for their turn at the PBIS reward cart. We then started our unit on Solving One-Step Equations - adding and subtracting

    Science: Review notes on the Earth's interior. 

    Thursday, March 14, 2024

    Math: Solving word problems with integer operations (whole class review) and fact fluency with 99Math. Students started on their Study Island assignment for Solving One-Step Equations

    Science: Finished mapping Wegener's Puzzling Evidence - fossil evidence for Pangaea! Students then worked on their Study Island assignment for Earth's Layers.

    Wednesday, March 13, 2024

    Math: Integer operations classwork (graded) and solving word problems with integer operations (whole class review)

    Science: Mapping Wegener's Puzzling Evidence - fossil evidence for Pangaea!

    Tuesday, March 12, 2024

    Math: Subtracting integers and fact fluency with 99Math.

    Science: Finished up our tectonic plate maps from yesterday.

    Monday, March 11, 2024

    Math: Subtracting integers

    Science: Students tried labeling the states on a blank United States map. No, China is not part of the United States. We then started working on a tectonic plate map.

    Thursday, March 7, 2024

    Math: Continuing our work on adding integers with different signs, using counters and number lines.

    Science: Diagramming the layers of the Earth.

    Wednesday, March 6, 2024

    Math: Fact Fluency with 99Math - focusing on division skills. Started learning how to use counters to add and subtract positive and negative integers.  

    Science: Students completed their webwork on the layers of the Earth. Then worked on a Study Jams: Volcano assignment and watched an European Space Agency video on volcanoes.

    Friday, March 1, 2024

    Math: Finished up distance classwork from yesterday, Fact Fluency with 99Math and an Absolute Value and Integers quiz - with students able to use their notes.

    Science: Seismic waves test. Then, webwork on the layers of the Earth.

    Thursday, February 29, 2024

    Math: Distance between integers and integer vocabulary to describe positive and negative

    Science: Seismic waves vocabulary, Gimkit review, working in Study Island on Dynamic Earth assignment - test tomorrow!

    Wednesday, February 28, 2024

    Math: Opposites, absolute value and positive/negative integers

    Science: USGS web site, tracking current earthquakes, Seismic waves vocabulary, Gimkit review - test on Friday!

    Tuesday, February 27, 2024

    Math: Starting our Integers unit!

    Science: USGS web site, tracking current earthquakes, Seismic waves vocabulary

    Monday, February 26, 2024

    Math: NC Check In review of ratio problems

    Science: USGS web site, tracking current earthquakes, Seismic waves concept map

    Thursday, February 22, 2024

    Math: Finished up using tape diagrams to solve ratio problems.

    Science: USGS web site, tracking current earthquakes, Seismic waves guided notes

    Wednesday, February 21, 2024

    Math: Using tape diagrams to solve ratio problems.

    Science: Study Jams: Earthquakes and Study Island: Dynamic Earth

    Tuesday, February 20, 2024

    Math: Still working on Ratio tables and graphing them on the coordinate plane.

    Science: Finished Bill Nye Earthquakes notes, short video on earthquake science!

    Monday, February 19, 2024

    Math: Ratio tables and graphing them on the coordinate plane.

    Science: Bill Nye Earthquakes video and notes

    Friday, February 16, 2024

    Math: Ratios classwork - 6 problems - turned in for a grade. Ratio/Ratio Table review - Anywhere Math video.

    Science: Sound waves test, then Study Island: Dynamic Earth assignments (seismic waves)

    Thursday, February 15, 2024

    Math: Skittles Ratio lab!

    Science: Gimkit review on sound waves, then Study Island: Dynamic Earth assignments (seismic waves)

    Wednesday, February 14, 2024

    Math: Solving ratio challenge problems!

    Science: Started Seismic Waves with Linoit activities - students watched videos, and posted notes and questions using sticky notes.

    Tuesday, February 13, 2024

    Math: Last of ratio notes.

    Science: Sound waves labs!

    Monday, February 12, 2024

    Math: Working on our ratios unit - Creating equivalent ratios - notes and classwork

    Science: Booming Sands video and background notes, Gimkit sound waves review, Study Jams: Hearing, learning how SONAR works, Is Hollywood Lying to Us?

    Friday, February 9, 2024

    Math: Working on our ratios unit - Simplifying equivalent ratios - classwork

    Science: Self-paced work day - students chose what missing assignments they needed to take care of and work on.

    Thursday, February 8, 2024

    Math: Working on our ratios unit - notes and classwork - simplifying equivalent ratios.

    Science: Sound Waves vocabulary

    Wednesday, February 7, 2024

    Math: Working on our ratios unit - understanding ratios and writing equivalent ratios

    Science: Ear diagram - tracing the path of longitudinal vibrations into the ear and to the brain for processing.

    Tuesday, February 6, 2024

    Math: Started off with some fact fluency (99Math) then students finished up their Growth Measure test from Thursday, then worked in Study Isand on four (4) Ratio assignments - next unit of instruction!

    Science: Watched a fascinating video on how blind people "see" with sound! Students then worked on their Sound Waves textbook assignments.

    Monday, February 5, 2024

    Math: Into Math (current textbook) Growth Measure test. Students finished up their Growth Measure test from Thursday, then worked in Study Island on four (4) Ratio assignments - next unit of instruction!

    Science: Light and Sight unit test. Students then worked on their Directed Reading for Sound Waves or their Study Island Sound Waves assignment. Sound Waves is our next unit of instruction!

    Thursday, February 1, 2024

    Math: Into Math (current textbook) Growth Measure test

    Science: Gimkit Light Waves review game and 30 min Study Hall to work on missing assignments.

    Wednesday, January 31, 2024 - NC CHECK IN FOR MATH

    Math: Perimeter and area challenge word problems.

    Science: Cow eyeball dissection video and Gimkit Light Waves review game

    Tuesday, January 30, 2024 - NC CHECK IN FOR READING

    Math: Perimeter and Area Challenge word problems

    Science: Eyeball diagram/notes and cow eyeball dissection video

    Monday, January 29, 2024

    Math: Finding area of a polygon by decomposing.

    Science: Eye ball diagram/notes 

    Friday, January 26, 2024

    Math: Finished notes on finding Area and Surface Area of polygons using nets.

    Science: Bill Nyes Light Optics video and notes. We love Bill Nye!

    Thursday, January 25, 2024

    Math: Continuing working on finding Area and Surface Area of polygons using nets.

    Science: Self-paced work day! Students finished up Study Jams assignment from yesterday, worked on their Chapter 17 (Light Waves) Directed Reading packet from Monday, completed Study Island Light Waves assignment.

    Wednesday, January 24, 2024

    Math: Started unit on finding Area and Surface Area of polygons using nets.

    Science: Study Jams online work - watched two videos on light waves - answered questions. Able to make corrections!

    Tuesday, January 23, 2024

    Math: Graphing and locating points in the coordinate plane.

    Science: Continuing textbook work on light waves.

    Monday, January 22, 2024

    Math: Finished up solving percent problems using the Is/Of method (proportional relationships). Started review of the coordinate plane so we can move into finding perimeter and area on the coordinate plane.

    Science: Finished up whole class review of their NASA EMS webwork packet and started working on Light waves with some textbook work.

    Thursday, January 18, 2024

    Math: Using proportional relationships to solve various percent problems.

    Science: Whole class review of their NASA EMS webwork packet.

    2nd Nine Weeks

    Tuesday, December 19, 2023

    Math: Solving percentage problems.

    Science: Gimkit - EMS review, EdPuzzle: EMS Waves, NASA webwork: The Electromagnetic Spectrum

    Monday, December 18, 2023

    Math: Fact Fluency with 99Math! Solving percentage problems.

    Science: NASA webwork: The Electromagnetic Spectrum

    Friday, December 15, 2023

    Math: Fact Fluency with 99Math and Gimkit! Solving percentage problems.

    Science: NASA webwork: The Electromagnetic Spectrum

    Thursday, December 14, 2023

    Math: Solving percentage problems.

    Science: Properties of Waves test - start Study Island: The Electromagnetic Spectrum

    Wednesday, December 13, 2023 

    Math: Solving percentage problems! Played 99Math for fact fluency.

    Science: Gimkit review on Properties of Waves - test tomorrow!

    Tuesday, December 12, 2023

    Math: Solving percentage problems.

    Science: Finished up notes on Categories of Waves - Gimkit review!

    Monday, December 11, 2023 - 2 hour delay due to weather

    Math: Reviewed class work from Friday. Played 99Math for fact fluency.

    Science: Four square notes on longitudinal vs. transverse waves

    Friday, December 8, 2023

    Math: Created a flippable - directions and examples for conversions between fractions, decimals, percents and models. Worked on classwork assignment using this flippable.

    Science: Canvas work - longitudinal and transverse waves. Students watched a short video, answering questions, creating their own notes.

    Thursday, December 7, 2023

    Math: Still converting between fractions, decimals and percents.

    Science: Canvas work - longitudinal and transverse waves. Students watched a short video, answering questions, creating their own notes.

    Wednesday, December 6, 2023

    Math: Still converting between fractions, decimals and percents.

    Science: Billl Nye Waves video and notes. Bill, Bill, Bill :)

    Tuesday, December 5, 2023

    Math: Converting between fractions, decimals and percents.

    Science: Continued working on their Study Island: Properties of Waves assignment.

    Monday, December 4, 2023

    Math: Fact fluency with 99Math. Started our Percents module today!

    Science: Heat Transfer test! Students then started working on a Study Island: Properties of Waves assignment.

    Friday, December 1, 2023

    Math: Decimal & fraction conversions. Fact fluency with 99Math.

    Science: Gimkit and Jeopardy review for Heat Transfer test on Monday.

    Thursday, November 30, 2023

    Math: Decimal & fraction conversions.

    Science: Fahrenheit and Celsius conversions.

    Wednesday, November 29, 2023

    Math: Decimal operations quiz.

    Science: Heat transfer and temperature quiz.

    Tuesday, November 28, 2023

    Math: Dividing decimals word problems

    Science: Finished up Heat Transfer pyramid puzzle and vocabulary.

    Monday, November 27, 2023

    Math: Dividing decimals. We are struggling with long division.

    Science: Energy and heat transfer pyramid puzzle.

    Tuesday, November 21, 2023

    Math: Continuing slogging through dividing decimals.

    Science: Online work for heat transfer.

    Monday, November 20, 2023

    Math: Started dividing decimals - unfortunately, students are struggling because they never learned how to do long division in elementary school. If they aren't able to divide multi-digit numbers, they won't be able to divide decimals either. How do we fix this??

    Science: Notes on heat transfer.

    Friday, November 17, 2023

    Math: 12 multiplying decimals problems - mini assessment

    Science: Students continued self-paced through Study Island lessons on heat and temperature.

    Thursday, November 16, 2023

    Math: Finishing up multiplying decimals. Classwork tomorrow will be their assessment!

    Science: Students self-paced through Study Island lessons on heat and temperature.

    Wednesday, November 15, 2023 - Artists in Schools field trip today!

    Math: Fact fluency with 99math. Still working on multiplying decimals - we are struggling with basic multiplication skills, which impedes our progress on multiplying decimals. Students also struggle with multiplying multi-digit numbers, a skill that should have been mastered in elementary school. Still working in our Into Math books.

    Science: No science today.

    Tuesday, November 14, 2023

    Math: Continuing using our Into Math curriculum to explore multiplying decimals.

    Science: Mrs. Hartley, our AIG teacher, presented both classes with a STEM challenge - save the soup!

    Monday, November 13, 2023

    Math: Fact fluency with 99Math! Continuing using our Into Math curriculum to explore multiplying decimals.

    Science: How does an igloo keep you warm? Continuing with book work from last week. Study Island appears to be down today so we can't work in that.

    Thursday, November 9, 2023 - Veteran's Day Assembly

    Math: Fact fluency with 99Math! Video tutorial from Anywhere Math on multiplying decimals. Updated our Dealing with Decimal notes.

    Science: Directed Readings from our science textbook on Temperature and What is Heat?

    Wednesday, November 8, 2023

    Math: Fact fluency with 99Math! Adding & Subtracting Decimals quiz, worked in Study Island on two assignments - Prime Factorization, GCF & LCM review, Absolute Value and Dealing with Decimals.

    Science: Directed Readings from our science textbook on Temperature and What is Heat?

    Monday, November 6, 2023

    Math: Fact fluency with 99Math! STAR Math benchmark, worked in Study Island on two assignments - Prime Factorization, GCF & LCM review and Dealing with Decimals.

    Science: Properties of Matter test, worked in Study Island on Heat Transfer assignment.

    Friday, November 3, 2023

    Students took their NC Check in for Math. We finished up weekly bellringers in math, then did a density lab for science.

    Thursday, November 2, 2023

    Students took their NC Check In for Reading. We worked on finishing up our unit on adding and subtracting decimals. No science today.

    Wednesday, November 1, 2023

    Math: Fact fluency with 99Math! Reviewed yesterday's classwork.

    Science: Review quiz, Goblin gas lab and Properties of Matter Gimkit review.

    Tuesday, October 31, 2023

    Math: Finishing up our work from yesterday on adding and subtracting decimals using graph paper to help keep our decimals lined up. Solving word problems.

    Science: Goblin Gas! Using the chemical reaction of creating CO2 to try and pop balloons!

    Monday, October 30, 2023

    Math: Practicing adding and subtracting decimals using graph paper to help keep our decimals lined up. Solving word problems.  

    Science: Properties of Matter quiz. Caught up on classwork.

    Friday, October 27, 2023

    Math: Using the rules to practice adding and subtracting decimals.

    Science: Finished up with our solubility notes. Worked on solubility vocabulary.

    Thursday, October 26, 2023

    Math: Continuing using models to show how and why adding and subtracting decimals works. Starting the "rules" of it tomorrow!

    Science: Learning about solutions, solubility, solutes and solvents! Ask your child why water is considered a universal solvent!

    Wednesday, October 25, 2023

    Math: Modeling how to add decimals using a 10 x 10 grid. Getting the basics of why it works!

    Science: Gimkit review - Properties of Matter

    Tuesday, October 24, 2023

    Math: Comparing decimals.

    Science: Vocabulary work today - cut and paste matching terms and definitions.

    Monday, October 23, 2023

    Math: Dealing with Decimals! Starting off a review of place value, rounding, and comparing.

    Science: Catching up on Properties of Matter assignments in Study Island and in the 8th grade textbook.

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    Thursday, October 19, 2023

    Math: Finished from yesterday - Dividing Fractions task cards. 

    Science: Properties of Matter Bubble Chart

    Wednesday, October 18, 2023

    Math: Dividing Fractions task cards. Students walked around the room completing task cards.

    Science: Continued with self-selected work on Properties of Matter. Students can either work on a Study Island online assignment or do some old-fashioned book work with reading and answering questions.

    Tuesday, October 17, 2023

    Math: Finishing up our division of mixed numbers unit. Decimal operations coming up next!

    Science: Self-selected work today on Properties of Matter. Students can either work on a Study Island online assignment or do some old-fashioned book work with reading and answering questions.

    Monday, October 16, 2023

    Math: Students finished their Multiplying Mixed Numbers quiz, finished their Study Island math assignment - Division with Unit Fractions.

    Science: Review our lab from Friday, start Properties of Matter.

    Friday, October 13, 2023

    Math: Multiplying Mixed Numbers quiz. Study Island math assignment - Division with Unit Fractions.

    Science: Ghost Guts lab! Actually, it's Oobleck! Is it a liquid or a solid? So much fun!!

    Thursday, October 12, 2023

    Math: Finishing up dividing fractions with unlike (uncommon) denominators.

    Science: Continuing learning about the Properties of Matter.

    Wednesday, October 11, 2023

    Math: Dividing fractions with unlike (uncommon) denominators.

    Science: States of Matter test. Started working on Properties of Matter with a Study Jams on-line assignment.

    Tuesday, October 10, 2023

    Math: Dividing fractions with unlike (uncommon) denominators.

    Science: Gimkit - Matter and Energy review. Test tomorrow! Work on missing assignments. 

    Monday, October 9, 2023

    Math: Finish up dividing fractions with like (common) denominators.

    Science: States of Matter video review for test on Wednesday. Jeopardy review game.

    Friday, October 6, 2023

    Math: Working on modeling division of fractions in our Into Math workbooks. 

    Science: States of Matter quiz. Then self-paced to finish up States of Matter vocabulary, Study Island assignments and Study Jams assignment.

    Thursday, October 5, 2023

    Math: Started division of fractions working in our new Into Math curriculum. Students received their workbooks today!

    Science: Kids Discover States of Matter flowchart. How does sublimation work? What exactly is deposition?

    Wednesday, October 4, 2023

    Math: Self-paced classwork today. Students worked on a Study Jams multiplying fractions lesson, then worked on their self-checking puzzle from yesterday, their Weekly Work (due Friday) or read. They also checked PowerSchool.

    Science: Study Jams individual work on Energy and Matter. Then, old-fashioned book work on "What is Matter".

    Tuesday, October 3, 2023

    Math: We reviewed the multiplying fractions classwork/homework from yesterday. Students then worked on a self-checking puzzle solving multiplication of fractions problems.

    Science: Finishing up BrainPop notes from yesterday. Study Jams video and whole class quiz on the states of matter.

    Monday, October 2, 2023

    Math: Continuing review work on multiplying mixed numbers - very important skill as we will use it when we start our unit on dividing fractions and mixed numbers.

    Science: Finishing up our Bill Nye Matter notes from Friday. BrainPop video and accompanying notes.

    Friday, September 29, 2023

    Math: Finally! We are starting our review of multiplying mixed numbers!

    Science: We started our Matter unit with a Bill Nye video and notes.

    Thursday, September 28, 2023

    Math: Students finished their Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers test. Then they worked in Study Island on their Multiplying and Dividing Fractions assignments.

    Science: Students finished their Atoms and the Periodic Table test. They worked on/finished their Atomic Math Challenge and then finished their Study Island States of Matter assignment.

    Wednesday, September 27, 2023

    Math: Students took their Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers test (12 questions). Then they worked in Study Island on their Multiplying Fractions assignments.

    Science: Students took their Atoms and the Periodic Table test. They worked on/finished their Atomic Math Challenge and then started their Study Island States of Matter assignment.

    Tuesday, September 26, 2023

    Math: Last day to finish up our 5th grade review of subtracting mixed numbers.

    Science: Gimkit review - test tomorrow on atoms and the periodic table! Atomic Math Challenge - Using the Periodic Table to determine information about elements.

    Monday, September 25, 2023

    Math: Working on 5th grade review of subtracting mixed numbers.

    Science: Atomic Math Challenge - Using the Periodic Table to determine information about elements.

    Friday, September 22, 2023

    Math: Gimkit review games - overall math operations and intro to integer operations!

    Science: Interactive Periodic Table and Gimkit review for atoms and elements.

    Thursday, September 21 2023

    Math: 6B1 subtracting mixed numbers. 6B2 subtracting fractions.

    Science: Playing with the Periodic Table.

    Wednesday, September 20 2023

    Math: 6B1 moving on to subtracting fractions. 6B2 continuing with adding fractions. 

    Science: Continuing learning about atoms and the Periodic Table. Did you know that the atomic number of an element also tells you the number of protons and electrons that element has?

    Tuesday, September 19 2023

    Math: Practicing our adding fractions and mixed numbers skills!

    Science: Learning more about atoms and the Periodic Table.

    Monday, September 18 2023

    Math: Students graphed their STAR Math Benchmark Diagnostic rests, then we continued with notes on fraction operations (adding and subtracting).

    Science: Finished up the Bill Nye movie notes.

    Friday, September 15, 2023

    Math: Back to core instruction, we started review notes on fraction operations (adding and subtracting).

    Science: Started our study of atoms and elements with a Bill Nye movie and notes.

    Thursday, September 14, 2023

    Math: Students finished up their Into Math Growth Measure assessment, STAR Math benchmark,  or worked in Study Island - Math; dividing fractions assignment

    Science: No science today - time spent ensuring all present students completed all benchmarks/assessments.

    Wednesday, September 13, 2023

    Math: Converting between mixed numbers and improper fractions.

    Science: Last day to finish up their Drops on a Penny lab.

    Tuesday, September 12, 2023

    Math: Online Growth Measure Assessment for our new curriculum, Into Math. Several students have been absent the last few school days so many still needed to take their STAR Math benchmarks.

    Science: Several students have been absent for the last few school days, so lots of make-ups today. Scientific Method test, finish up Study Island assignment on atoms and elements.

    Monday, September 11, 2023

    Math: We finished up multiples and started our review of converting mixed numbers and improper fractions.

    Science: Scientific Method test! Started a Study Island assignment on atoms and elements.

    Friday, September 8, 2023

    Math: Multiples! How are they different from factors?

    Science: Drops on a Penny Lab! And, Gimkit review for their Scientific Method test on Monday.

    Thursday, September 7, 2023

    Math: STAR Math benchmark today for those who were absent yesterday or didn't finish. The other students got to practice their math skills with Prodigy or Cool Math games!

    Science: Finished up our Sponge Bob scenarios and got to play a Gimkit Scientific Method review game. Test on Monday!

    Wednesday, September 6, 2023 - Chocolate Fund Raiser Pep Rally today!

    Math: STAR Math benchmark today

    Science: Scientific Method cut and paste vocabulary and Sponge Bob scenarios!

    Tuesday, September 5, 2023

    Math: Continuing learning about prime and composite numbers and how to do prime factorization.

    Science: Independent vs. dependent variables - which is which?

    Friday, September 1, 2023

    Math: Started learning about prime and composite numbers and how to find them using the Sieve of Erathosthene.

    Science: Scientific Method flow chart.

    Thursday, August 31, 2023

    Math: Self-checking factor puzzle.

    Science: Science Safety test! Started Scientific Method.

    Wednesday, August 30, 2023

    Math: Using divisibility rules to determine factors of a number.

    Science: Last day of science safety, contracts being brought home, test tomorrow!

    Tuesday, August 29, 2023

    Math: Notes on divisibility rules, filled out multiplication table chart and started reviewing factors. Lots of good work today!

    Science: Started our science safety unit. We will be doing labs throughout the year so we need to follow good practices while performing experiments! Students came up with lab safety rules and created posters.

    Monday, August 28, 2023

    Math & Science: We reviewed classroom and school procedures, got lockers set up, went over fire drill and lockdown information; set up binders; and learned a bit about each other. It was an awesome day!