April 22, 2009


Attention parents:
On May 8th we'll be starting our "Human Growth and Development" unit in health. Letters have been sent home with your kids. Please send back the signed form only if you wish your child NOT participate in this unit.


Math


Today we'll have a quiz on fractions. You will be quizzed on improper fractions, mixed numbers, comparing and ordering fractions, and equivalent fractions.






Science:

Today we'll be looking at how gravity effects our solar system. We'll discuss how and why the earth and planets rotate around the sun.



Language Arts:

Today we'll continue on with the short story. We'll discuss "The Tell-Tale Heart" in class, then have a look at "Runner Up".