The goal in our classroom is for each student to become a confident, life-long, independent learner, growing to his or her fullest potential.
Rosa Lee Carter School is a Positive Behavior Intervention School. We support the three paws of respecting self, property and others at all time. As a school, we have many initiatives that recognize students who are modeling this behavior.
Reading: context clues, root words, prefix, suffix, synonyms, antonyms, homophones, glossary, dictionary, thesaurus, fiction and non fiction reading, authors purpose, identify the main idea, language, setting, characters, problems, solutions, sensory words, inferences, visualize information, make predictions, confirm predictions, revise predictions, cause, effect, fact, opinion, and summary.
Electronic learning: Raz KidsManually learning: read a book, use paper and pencil to answer above questions
Math: place value to the millions, orders of operations, properties of numbers, elapsed time, probability, multiplication 2 X 2, multiplication example 25 X 64, division 1 into 3, (in division I try for 2X2 if we can get it), division example 6 divided into 139, fractions - unlike and like denominators - adding and subtracting, mixed numbers, simplify, equivalent, improper, and simplest form, adding and subtracting decimals, measurement, length, width, capacity, weight, metric and customary, geometry. In the vocabulary packet I sent there are examples of this information.
Electronic Learning: Dream Box, Jefferson Labs, Khan Academy
Manual Learning: Vocabulary cards, math text book-use index to find topics we have studied in class, packets for practice, and create flash cards
Virginia studies: geography (regions... through water information), indians,
Jamestown, colonial life, American revolution, new nation and the civil
war. We have not started the 21st century but we will complete that in
the next two weeks.
Electronic Learning: SOL pass
May 29th reading - write what you liked about this year
May 29th – create a review study guide for math
May 29th – professional day
June 16th – twin day LAST day of school