4.5: April 29- May 3, 2019

Important Dates:
May
1: MAC ATTACK Forms and sponsor $ due
6-10: State Testing Begins, Practice Tests for Math & Language Arts
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13-16: Smarter Balanced Language Arts: CAT & PT (9:00-10:30)
17: Winterhaven PTSA Carnival, 5:00-8:00
20-22: Smarter Balanced Math: CAT & PT (9:00-10:30)
23: Japanese Garden Field Trip, 10:00-12:30 (Tour begins at 10:30)
Parent drivers needed, fill out and return to office
Driver Qualification Form PDF
Required Background Check for All Volunteers
24: Field Day
27: No School- Memorial Day
28-29: State Science Test (9:00-10:30)
June
*Last day of school has been changed to June 12.
10: Big Chautauqua, 10:00-11:00, Scotties Pizza and a movie, Outdoor activity
11: Osoji, School Picnic
12: Last Day of School


THIS WEEK IN …

MATH
Module 5: Addition and Multiplication with Volume and Area

Lesson 14 Objective:  Solve real world problems involving area of figures with fractional side lengths using visual models and/or equations. 
Lesson 15 Objective:  Solve real world problems involving area of figures with fractional side lengths using visual models and/or equations. 

Khan Academy: Area of rectangular figures with fractional side lengths

Topic D: Drawing, Analysis, and Classification of Two-Dimensional Shapes
Lesson 16 Objective:  Draw trapezoids to clarify their attributes, and define trapezoids based on those attributes.
Lesson 17 Objective:  Draw parallelograms to clarify their attributes, and define parallelograms based on those attributes. 
Lesson 18 Objective:  Draw rectangles and rhombuses to clarify their attributes, and define rectangles and rhombuses based on those attributes.
Lesson 19 Objective:  Draw kites and squares to clarify their attributes, and define kites and squares based on those attributes. 

Khan Academy: Drawing, analysis, and classification of two-dimensional shapes

Enrichment: All four operations with fractions and decimal fractions
• Math 24


SCIENCE
Life Science: Ecosystems (interdependent systems)
Final observations of Ecosystems: looking at change of variables affect on geosphere, biosphere, atmosphere, and hydrosphere.


SOCIAL STUDIES
Geography-
United States
– 14 Physical and Political Characteristics
– 15 Elevation and Precipitation
– 16 Where People Live
Middle America
– The Land and the People

READING

World Without Fish-
by Mark Kurlansky

  • chapter 4. Being the myth of nature’s bounty and how scientists got it wrong for many years
  • chapter 5. Being a concise history of the politics of fish
  • chapter 6. Being an examination of why we can’t simply stop fishing


Independent Reading
May’s Genre
-Fantasy
a fantasy novel is any book that contains unrealistic settings, or magic, often set in a medieval universe, or possibly involving mythical beings or supernatural forms as a primary element of the plot, theme, or setting.


WRITING

Creative writing: 25 years into a positive future

Positive Change Projects
• phase 1: selecting your cause


日本語
Friday’s Dialogue
REVIEW:
A:  __________ は えいご(日本語)で なんですか。
B: ___________です。

A:これ は なん ですか。
B:これ は  ___________です。

A:あなた の なまえ は なんですか。
B:わたし は __________です。

A:なん さい ですか。
B:____________さい です。

A:なん ねんせい ですか。
B:____________ねんせい です。

A: すきな たべもの は なん ですか。
B:_____が すき です。

A:すきな のみもの は なん ですか。
B:_____が すき です。
___________________________________________

NEW:
A:なに を したい ですか。
B:_____を したい です。

A:なんばん ですか。
B:___ばん です。

A:なん じ ですか。
B:____です。

A:いくら ですか。
B:_____です。

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漢字 1-80
3.1:   右  円 王 音 下   貝 review
3.2:   気  休     月 犬 見 review
3.3: 五 口  左  三 山  子 四 糸 review
3.4:          上 森  review
3.5:    生   夕     review  
3.6:  先  早 草 足 村      review
3.7:           年  八  review
3.8:           review