News 11-15-19

Posted by Lindsey Copley on 11/15/2019 8:00:00 AM

Language Arts

This week we read a story called, My Brother Martin. This story is a biography written by Martin Luther King Jr.’s sister. We are focusing on what it takes to be a great leader. We also studied poems by Langston Hughes. We wrote a PCR (pros constructed response) and the students scored themselves based on their response using text evidence. 



We continue to practice long division. We will have a unit test on division next Friday before the break. Here’s a video that explains the digit-by-digit method we have been using.



The class made crystals by completing an evaporation test. The class found out that the mock rocks had kosher salt in them.