I promised I would keep a link to the word study web page posted here -
Wordly Wise 3000
Books about writing
We'll be using these two books about writing to help you grow as writers. If you're interested in ordering your own copy to have in class, you can click on the picture and order through Barnes and Noble.
Multiplication.com is a fun site to practice your multiplication skills. Just click on one of the games section and start to play. I guarantee it will improve your math skills.
Everything below this point is old. Eventually we'll get to it again and I'll move it back up to the active boxes.
April is Poetry Month!
Join us this month as we discover our favorite poems.
Here's a link to Percy's website. Just click his picture.
We're learning about
A favorite read-aloud
Frindle is the story of a boy who decides to become a word detective. This story is a perfect book to accompany our own work in expanding vocabulary.
Class presentation schedule:
Monday March 1st - Caroline, Jason, Joseph& Patrick
Wednesday March 3rd - Thomas, Sabrina, Gabby, Bobby, Ryan
Thursday March 4th - Teressa, Stephanie, Kaylin, Amanda, Alexandra, Danielle, Mike B.
Monday March 8th - Victoria, Anthony, Charlie, Dean, Mike M and Nicolas, Brandon, Aisling, Teressa
Read The Lorax for Earth Day!
Click the link to visit The Lorax site.
Archive of posts from school year 2008-2009.
Summer Reading 2009
Barnes and Noble is once again giving away a free book to any student who reads 8 books this summer. I gave out the forms in class but more information is available from their website. Just click on the book above.
SCHEDULE for Science Fair presentations
Monday 4/6: Patrick Samantha and Kelsey
Tuesday 4/7: Matthew Ryan Valerie Alexa and Aiden
Monday 4/20 Sabrina and Steven Vita Emma Chris A.
Tuesday 4/21 Will Ramon Vincent and Julius MarcJulien Nicholas
Wednesday 4/22 Christina and Jessica Chris S. Paul
Thursday 4/23 Kristin and Sabrina Jean and Dominica
Friday 4/24 Alex Vicky
NYS Science Test 2009
The dates for the 2009 NYS Science 4 test at St. Ephrem are: April 29 - Written April 30 - Performance
We were learning about Tangrams in Math today. You can watch a fun short movie about Tangrams here.