News and Learning Objectives for the Week (Nov. 12-16):
Monday, November 12- Friday, November 16- Fall Scholastic Book Fair
Thursday, November 15- Thanksgiving Fest (11:40-12:20)
Monday, November 19-Friday, November 23- Thanksgiving Break (No School)
IB Unit 3: Across the Universe
Transdisciplinary Theme: Sharing the Planet
Central Idea: Exploration leads to discoveries, opportunities, and challenges.
Learner Profile Traits: Risk-taker, Open-minded, Inquirer
Lines of Inquiry:
Conflict between Indians and explorers caused destruction.
Explorers cooperated with Indians to achieve their goals.
Explorers had many motivations for their journey to North America.
RL.1: I can consistently and independently ask and answer questions to demonstrate my understandings of a text in writing.
RI.3.2- Finding the main idea, supporting with key details and explaining how those key details support
RI.3.4-Determine the meaning of a word as they are used in context.
RI3.2- Determine the main idea of a text and recount key details.
SS3H2- Describe European exploration in North America.
SS3G3.b- Describe how the early explorers (SS3H2a) adapted, or failed to adapt, to the various physical environments in which they traveled.
**Students will present their research on their explorer on Friday.**
Math: 3.OA.5- Students will use properties of multiplication and division to solve equations. (Associative Property, Commutative Property, Distributive Property)
Test on Friday (Nov. 16th)
Writing: 3.W.2- Informational Writing- Leads,Plagiarism/Paraphrasing, and Elaboration