Classroom News

  • Students will take their winter NWEA testing
  • Students will continue to learn about how to be nonfiction readers, focusing on:
    • How to compare and contrast similar nonfiction texts
    • Author's purpose
    • Text structure
    • How to read with questions in mind
    • How to talk about your subject like an expert (by using domain specific vocabulary!)
  • Students will continue studying their root words, looking this month at the roots "spec" and "dict"
  • Students will head to the library to learn about how to use databases to continue their research

Last Updated on January 8 2017