1.2: September 8-12

Important Dates:
9.10 Picture Day K-5
9.11 PTSA Meeting, 6:00-8:00
9.16 Back to School Night, grades 3-5 7:00-8:00
9.17 Late Opening, 10:45-3:00
10.10 No School, State Inservice Day
Picture: Black Soldier Fly Larvae (BSFL)
This week in…
• Introducing the area model for addition and multiplication
• Sharing and grouping models for division
• Prime and composite numbers
• Prime factorization
• Habits of a mathematician

• Reading- Omnivore’s Dilemma
Big Question: Where does our food come from?
Part One: The Industrial Meal: Food from Corn- Chapters 1-9
Retell connection circle stories for chapter one. Understand reinforcing and balancing feedback in causal loops.
• Socratic seminar- agreements and processes, learning how to read and think deeply, practicing collaboration during discussion.
• Systems thinking- 13 habits and important tools and concepts overview
• The black soldier fly larvae and scientific observation

• kaiwa
A-san: sumimasen, eigo ga wakarimasuka.
B-san: iie, wakarimasen. nihongo ga wakarimasuka.
A-san: hai, sukoshi wakarimasu.
B-san: anataha amerikajin desuka.
A-san: hai watashiha amerikajin desu.
• hiragana yomikaki
あ い う え お
か き く け こ
が ぎ ぐ げ ご
さ し す せ そ
ざ じ ず ぜ ぞ
た ち つ て と
だ ぢ ど で ど