1.5: October 12-16, 2020

2020-21 Weekly Schedule

IMPORTANT DATES:

November
5: End of first quarter
6: Teacher planning day- No School
11: Veterans Day- No School
23-24: Conferences 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Conference Sign Up Schedule
25-27: Thanksgiving break
December
19: Winter Vacation Begins
January
1: New Year’s Day- No School
18: Martin Luther King Jr. Day- No School
29: End of Second Quarter Planning- No School

Shinkansen しんかんせん

THIS WEEK IN…
Directed Independent Reading
• October’s genre is autobiography/biography of a positive change maker.
Recommended- order and pick up at your Multnomah County Library branch

Social Studies
Book Study- I am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World
Part One. Before the Taliban
1. As Free as a Bird
2. Dreams
3. A Magic Pencil
4. A Warning from God
5. The First Direct Threat
Part Two. A shadow over our valley
6. Radio Mullah
7. The Talaban in Swat
• questions and discussion will follow each chapter

Writing
• Word Skills: noun endings for spelling and understanding, editing for capitalization, spelling and grammar
• Proofreading practice
•Information article: Plant needs, yields, and interesting facts. Choosing a plant, native preferred, then begin research

Math

Module 2Multi-Digit Whole Number and Decimal Fraction Operations

Ni•ho•n•go、にほんご、 日本語
reading and writing the first 15 hiragana
•あいうえお (a, i, u, e, o) review
• かきくけこ (ka, ki, ku, ke, ko) review
• さしすせそ (sa, si, su, se, so) review
• たちつてと (ta, ti, tu, te, to) review
• なにぬねの (na, ni, nu, ne, no) new
Culture Topic: The Bullet Train (Shinkansen)
Irasshai topic: Apologizing