Today we learned about percents and practiced converting between fractions, decimals and percents using a hundreds grid. We had VIP presentation about peer pressure. Ask your child: what are some strategies you can do if someone is pressuring you?
We started our science unit on Flight and activated our prior knowledge using Mindomo, a mind-mapping program. Mindomo can be used to help students organize their thoughts, although it takes some getting used to :o)
At the end of the day we started our new literacy in action unit: Exploring Canada. We previewed the unit, discussed key vocabulary and looked at some images using the prompt: what do you notice? what do you wonder?
- There will be a word work assessment on Friday
- Confessions tomorrow
- Math homework page 308 1,2,3,4,8