WEEK OF NOV. 12
The end of the first trimester is upon us. With the second trimester, comes holidays, Christmas play, winter weather, and many more academic challenges.
RELIGION - We are diligently working to complete our saint reports. For many, the end is very near. We have headed back to our textbooks and we are learning about the different kinds of sin.
LANGUAGE ARTS - We will finish the book "Because of Winn Dixie" by the end of the week. The students are working on a poster, showing the characters with riddles to describe them. The word for the week is diligent. The students will write a review of their first trimester and explain how they will be more diligent for the second trimester. Spelling list this week include words with the oi and oy sounds.
MATH - We are beginning our quest to divide. We will start out simple and progressively get more challenging. We will also touch upon prime and composite numbers this week.
SOCIAL STUDIES - Our newest challenge is to learn about our economy and the role the government plays. We will also learn about the different types of economies.