WEEK OF OCT. 5-9
By week's end the students should know the difference between venial and mortal sins and also sins of commission and sins of omission.
This week we will practice making bar graphs and line plots using a specific set of data. We will also learn a few methods to make subtraction easier. We are finding a method that helps your children get the correct answer most easily.
We will continue learning facts about the three branches of government, as well as doing our artistic rendition of the Capitol Building, the White House, and the Supreme Court Building. We will also learn about the Constitution and the rights and duties of a citizen.
Reading - We have finished Stone Fox and are now in the mode of finishing our Stone Fox projects. We will watch the movie and compare and contrast the movie form to the book form.
Writing - There will be no Buzzword Prompt this week, but I have some fun creative writing activities planned for almost every day.
Spelling - Our words this week will include the ch, tch, and sh sounds somewhere within the words.