Please remember that your child will have homework every night . Homework is an important factor in skill building, as well as learning to be a responsible middle-schooler. Please check your child's agenda book every night to see what they have
COMMON CORE AND ESSENTIAL STANDARDS LINKS(click for info):
In Reading.... We will be focusing on comprehension and on strategies to help us better understand our stories. Such skills and strategies are using context clues, sequencing, and reading the questions before you read the story. We will be focusing heavily on higher level LEXILE passages to get ready for the EOG, which is right around the corner!!!
We are very excited to have about our new new reading series, which correlates with our Social Studies and Science curriculum!!
In Social Studies.... We have finished up with our Economy Unit- "Game of Life" , students learned a lot of important lessons about money and budgeting!!
In the 4th nine weeks, we will be learning about the causes and effects of the Civil War.