January 14, 2019 Field trip permission slip is due Friday. Please continue to work with your child on multiplication facts. They will be timed on multiplying by 3 on Friday. They also need to memorize the Apostle's Creed. It can be found in the front of their planner. *Leggings for girls are not part of Friday mass uniform.* *Conduct grades are posted in the Religion section of Power School and reflect conduct demonstrated throughout the day. Learning topics for the week
Religion: Prayer-kinds of prayer; how and when the church prays
Math: Understanding division-We are finishing up the first of two chapters on division.
Reading: nonfiction-sequence events
Spelling: Unit 3.3 prefixes
Grammar: past tense verbs
Writing: personal narratives & writing an I Have a Dream speech
Science: Plants test Tuesday then we will begin chapter on living things with a focus on animals
Social Studies: Early Michigan history: Native Americans in Michigan
Jan. 21 No School Jan. 23 Spirit Wear Jan. 27 Open House 12-3PM
Scholastic Book Order Class Code for online orders: H 4 N X M
Units of Study and Vocabulary
Religion: We Believe Sadlier Unit 1: Jesus Gives Us the Church Ch. 1 God Sends Us His Own Son: Blessed Trinity, Incarnation, prophet, Apostle, public ministry, repent, disciple Ch. 2 Jesus Teaches Us About God's Love: crucifixion, resurrection, Kingdom of God Ch. 3 Christ Will Come Again: Heaven, second coming, Last Judgement Ch. 4 The Church Begins: mission, Ascension, Pentecost, church, Christians Ch. 5 We Learn About the Early Church: Acts of the Apostles, martyrs, Gospel, Saints Ch. 6 The Church Year: Advent, Christmas, Lent, The Three Days, Easter, Ordinary Time Ch. 7 Ordinary Time Unit 2: We Are Members of the Church Ch. 8 The Church Has Four Marks: bishops, dioceses, pope, marks of the Church Ch. 9 The Church Teaches Us: Apostle's Creed, justice Ch. 10 The Church Prays: prayer, synagogue, liturgy, pilgrimages Ch. 11 The Parish Is Our Home: parish, pastor, deacon Ch. 12 God Calls Us to Holiness: vocation, laypeople, vows Ch. 13 Advent Ch. 14 Christmas Unit 3: The Church Leads Us in Worship Ch. 15We Celebrate the Sacraments: sacrament, grace, Original Sin, Sacraments of Christian Initiation Ch. 16 Celebrating Eucharist: Passover, Eucharist, Mass, sacrifice, assembly Ch. 17 We Worship at Mass: Introductory Rites, Liturgy of the Word, Liturgy of the Eucharist, Concluding Rites Ch. 18 Celebrating Penance and Reconciliation: sin, conscience Ch. 19 We Pray for Healing and Eternal Life: Oil of the Sick, eternal life, funeral Mass Ch. 20 Lent Ch. 21 The Three Days Unit 4: We Are Called to Discipleship Ch. 22 We Continue the Work of Jesus: Holy Spirit, justice Ch. 23 The Church Respects All People: covenant, ecumenism Ch. 24 The Church is Worldwide: Rite Ch. 25 We Are God's People: saints, Communion of Saints, Immaculate Conception, Assumption Ch. 26 The Kingdom of God Continues to Grow: parable, miracles Ch. 27 Easter
Math: Go Math Place Value (teacher-created unit) : Count, read, and write numbers: expanded form, standard form, word form; compare and order numbers Chapter 1: Addition and Subtraction within 1,000
rounding to the nearest 10 and 100 to estimate; add and subtract three digits with regrouping; use the commutative property of addition and associative property to make addition easier (ex. in 2 + 6 + 8, make a ten with 8 and 2 first.)
Chapter 2: Represent and Interpret Data
Read, make, and interpret picture graphs, and bar graphs. Tell how many more and less.
Chapter 3: Understand multiplication: create equal groups, model with arrays, skip count on a number line, multiply with 1 and 0 Chapter 4: Multiplication facts and strategies : multiply with 2 - 9; associative and distributive properties; multiplication table patterns Chapter 5: Use multiplication facts: Identify patterns; determine unknown numbers; multiply by 10 Chapter 6: Understand division Chapter 7: Division facts and strategies Chapter 8: Understand Fractions Chapter 9: Compare Fractions: Find equivalent fractions; compare and order fractions by size Chapter 10: Time, Length, Liquid Volume and Mass: Tell time to the minute; measure elapsed time; measure length using inches; measure using liters, grams, kilograms Chapter 11: Perimeter and Area Measure perimeter and area using nonstandard measurements Chapter 12: Two-Dimensional Shapes Identify, describe, and classify 2-D shapes
Science: Interactive Science PHYSICAL SCIENCE Chapter 1: Forces and Motion
What can magnetic force move? What is motion? Who was Isaac Newton? How does force affect motion? What is gravity?VOCABULARY: force, position, friction, motion, magnetism, speed, gravity
Chapter 2: Energy and Its Forms
What are some forms of energy? How does energy change form? How do light and matter interact? What are heat and light energy? What is sound energy? What is electrical energy?
LIFE SCIENCE Chapter 3: Plants
How can you classify plants? How do plants use leaves to make food? How do plants use roots and stems to grow? How do plants use flowers or cones to reproduce? What are the life cycles of some plants? Vocabulary: pollinate, reproduce, photosynthesis, germinate, life cycle, spore, nutrient, carbon dioxide, oxygen
Chapter 4: Living Things
How can you classify animals? How are offspring like their parents? What are the life cycles of some animals?
Chapter 5: Ecosystems
What is an ecosystem? How do living things get energy? How do ecosystems change? What can we learn from fossils?
EARTH SCIENCE Chapter 6: Weather Patterns
What is the water cycle? What are weather and climate? What tools are used to measure weather?
Social Studies Unit 1: The Geography of Michigan: VOCABULARY: geography, geographer, cardinal directions, state, county, natural characteristics, human characteristics, cardinal directions, peninsula, sand dune, Great Lakes, bay, vegetation, climate, temperature, precipitation, lighthouse, natural resources, fertile soil, iron ore, copper, limestone, renewable, human environment interaction, modifying the environment, adapt Unit 2: The Economy of Michigan Unit 3: The Early History of Michigan: Native Americans, French fur trade, British, pioneers, Michigan becomes a state Unit 4: The Growth of Michigan Unit 5: The Government of Michigan Unit 6: Public Issues Facing Michigan Citizens
Writing: Being a Writer Unit 1: The Writing Community: Generate ideas for writing based on books by published authors. Unit 2: The Writing Process: Choose a piece of writing to revise, edit, and publish. Unit 3: Personal Narrative Unit 4: Fiction Unit 5: Expository Nonfiction Unit 6: Functional Nonfiction (i.e. write directions for how to do something)
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