4th Grade Math- working on expanded numbers and writing number in word form. Have your child practice taking a standard number up to 7 digits and writing the different forms of it. For example- 8,456,208 = eight million, four hundred fifty six thousand, two hundred eight = 8,000,000+400,000+50,000+6,000+200+8
4th Grade Reading- Determining the Main idea of paragraphs and passages in informational text. Have you child read newspaper articles and give main ideas about the text. Also, have your child try to determine the text structure used- they have a handout that can help them!
2nd Grade Reading- Learning strategies to help reading, such as "does it look right, does it sound right, does it make sense?" and backing up to reread. Focusing also on Digraphs sh and th.
1st Grade Reading and Math- Focusing on the short A sounds in words and ways to make 5 and 6 with manipulatives and number lines.
Language Arts: Preposition Review. Introduction to Thumbprint Book.
Grammar: Persuasive Writing Rough Draft/Editing
Science: Adaptations Video
Your children should be working at home on their Ecosystems Research Project. We did a week of research at school and now they should be preparing their projects and presentations. I will send the Rubric home this week. The project is due May 9th.