Miss Wejman’s

Peek at the Week

Week of March 11th-15th

 

ISAT Schedule

Tuesday, March 12th, 9:30-10:15: Reading 20 multiple choice, 1 extended response

 

Wednesday, March 13th, 9:30-10:15: Math 2 extended responses

 

Writer’s Workshop

Common Core Standard: Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, relevant descriptive details, and well-structured event sequences.

Last week, the students were introduced to the writing genre of the month, fractured myths.  Every day the students are read a Greek Mythology picture book. In their writers’ notebooks, the students are fracturing myths.  Next week, they will pick any Greek myth that they would like to publish as a final draft.  All final drafts are due on Friday, March 22nd.  They will receive a rubric for this final draft on Monday, March 18th.

 

Social Studies

Common Core Standard: Identify key steps in a text’s description of a process related to history/social studies.

In continuing to learn about China’s great dynasties, the students will work in groups to create a timeline highlighting the events that took place during each dynasty.