# Tuesday – February 11, 2014

Notes

• Parent / teacher conferences this Friday! There will be no school for you that day. You are welcome to attend the conference if you and your parents wish.

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Period 1 (8:40 – 9:20) Language Arts

Reading groups

Period 2 (9:20 – 10:00) – Language Arts (cont’d)

Report writing – What is different about writing a report to writing a story?

Yesterday we began to unpack the structure of a report. We are going to continue this today. Bring your clipboards, writing books and pencils to the carpet 😉

Non-Fiction-writing-guide-pdf

Period 3 (10:00 – 10:40) – Specials

PE with Ms. Watkins

——————-Snack Time (10:40 – 11:00) —————————————-

Period 4 (11:00 – 11:40) U.o.I.

Geological timeline of the Earth

Period 5 (11:40 – 12:20) – U.o.I.

Layers of the Earth

——————Lunch Time (12:20 – 1:20) ——————————————

Period 6 (1:20 – 2:00) – Specials

Languages (Chinese, Dutch, ESL)

Period 7 (2:00 – 2:40) – Math – 1 rotation to finish from yesterday

Station Rotation

Station 1

• Finish off Subtraction basic facts games
• Play your games with a partner
• Problem solving – can you use the correct strategy?

Station 2

Discussing the regrouping method

We will be using blocks to remind us of the Cube Land story.

Station 3

IXL practice – Grade 3 Subtraction (D.1, D.2, D.3)

Station 4

Subtraction practice with simple regrouping (2 digit – 1 digit) – Use the number cards to generate subtraction sums, and record your sums, working out and answers in your math journal

Number strips

Period 8 (2:40 – 3:20) – Math

Finish the math games!

A small group will be going over the regrouping method again, and will do further practice.

————————- 3:20 – HOME TIME——————————————-

HOME LEARNING

Don’t forget to work on your home learning tasks! Bring everything in on Friday!