In language arts, students read to be informed, to perform a task, and for literary experience.
Instruction will focus on:
* Continuing to develop strategies for determining unknown words
* Reading and listening to comprehend different types of literature
Instruction will focus on three main units.
* Earth Science: Rocks, Weathering, and Erosion
* Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
*Life Science: Habitats and Terrariums / Microscopes
The following units will be taught:
*Rising Conflict and Revolution
The goals in math are to develop mathematical skills and reasoning abilities needed for problem solving, to choose appropriate technological tools to solve problems, and to demonstrate positive attitudes towards mathematics.
Instruction will focus on the following areas:
*Mathematical thinking and processes
*Number Relationships and Computation
*Data Analysis and Statistics
*Algebra Patterns and Functions