In math, we will be working with the Decimals unit. We will add, subtract, multiply and divide the decimals.
In reading, we will focus on the text structure compare and contrast. We will also continue to work with main idea.
In writing, we will focus on identifying our audience (who we are writing to), use a variety of prewriting strategies, editing our writing, as well as, organizing our information to convey a central idea.
In science, we will be starting our Matter unit and be discussing properties of each phase of matter, the effect of temperature on the phases of matter, atoms, elements, molecules and compounds as well as, mixtures and solutions.
In social studies we will be studying the West region of the United States. Students will identify the states in the region, the physical and climate features, the natural resources and economic activities, the population, and life today.