Week of January 31-February 4

Link to more Calvin and Hobbes cartoons: https://www.gocomics.com/calvinandhobbes/2022/01/24

Language Arts: This week, students are starting to write the first two paragraphs of their Biography Research Papers. These two paragraphs are due Friday, February 4 (working on this assignment in class).

Social Studies: We are beginning our India Unit, which will includes studies on Buddhism and Hinduism. This week, we will focus on India Geography, and the first empires with Ashoka and the Mauryan Empire. On Friday, February 4, these three assignments will be due (working on them in class).

January 10-14

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Cool Floating Crosswalk Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1SQcXhqefs

Language Arts: Students will finish their Malala Poems for Tuesday, January 11. Then, we will choose our topics and write a rough Thesis Statement for the Biography Research Paper. These are both due on Monday, January 17. Reading Log #3 is due on Tuesday, January 18 (on Canvas, at home). The orange Reading Log packet must also be signed by a parent/guardian for reading time.

Social Studies: We will study the origin and spread of Islam this week, which will be due Friday, January 14 (on Canvas, in class).

ALL assignments are located on Canvas, and if you have any questions, please email me at ktimmons@pps.net.