Reading - ongoing work on Cricket in Times Square. We have completed chapter 7 work and have read chapter 8.
Writing - students are to have completed their rough draft of their short (3 paragraph minimum) descriptive story. We will be typing it in the computer lab and working on computer editing skills with it.
Science - we are near completion on the properties of light. We just began discussing how white light contains a spectrum of coloured light within it. A test will be upcoming.
Socials - ongoing Heritage Fair project work. Yellow newsletter sent home with important socials information on Friday march 30th. Bottom portion of socials newsletter to be returned please.
HCE - we discussed beverages and sugar in beverages. We found out that 1 can of pop contains 1o teaspoons (or 10 sugar cubes) worth of sugar and that Canada's food guide recommends we have no more than 13 teaspoons of sugar a day betwen ALL meals and beverages!