What's Going On In 401!
We just finished our fiction reading unit that helped us dig deeper into getting to know our characters and noticing themes in our texts. Next we will moving into a really fun unit! Students will be choosing one of their favorite fiction books which will launch them into a research project around topics they want to learn more about!
Students reading at KLM should be doing this type of thinking:
Students reading at NOPQ should be doing this type of thinking:
Students reading at RST should be doing this type of thinking:
Students reading at UVW should be doing this type of thinking:
We have been working on writing essays about texts that we read. Our essays about our ideas about characters or themes in our texts. As we move into the final part of our unit students will be comparing and contrasting themes across both texts.
We are wrapping up our unit on addition and subtraction. This year students are working with numbers up to 1,000,000. We will be moving on into our next unit on fractions which is an important unit in fourth grade.