We are preparing for AZ Merit all week! We have lots going on. Tuesday morning, April 3rd at 8:00am we are having a tree donated and planted in our field from a local nursery. Tuesday morning we also have an Art Masterpiece presentation from Mrs. Tracy that morning as well. We will be taking a practice test for AZ Merit on Wednesday and Thursday in class. Simis Book Fair is in the library all week April 2nd-April 6th. Open House is Thursday, April 5th 6-7pm (all classes but 4th grade).
What we are learning this week: Math: We are continuing to review what we've learned this year in Math in preparation for AZ Merit. Reading: We will be focusing on identifying cause and effect in texts. Writing: Students will write a compare and contrast essay. Social Studies: Students will be doing a problem based learning project about planning a trip on a budget. Science: We will be learning about investigating different kinds of inventions and why they created solutions to a problems.
Homework: We will have a reading packet, spelling homework and 4 lessons out of Math 20/20 (Lesson 12, 13, 14 and 15) book due on Friday. Students are also asked to do the AZ Merit sample test and will get a treat if they get you to sign it.
Important Dates: Tuesday, April 10th - AZ Merit Wednesday, April 11th - AZ Merit Thursday, April 12 - AZ Merit