No School on Monday
MLK Holiday January 16th 2017.
Math Learning Goals for January 913
Math Learning Goals:
This week we will be learning about division. Students are expected to represent a quotient up to a fourdigit whole number divided by a onedigit number. We will begin learning how to solve division problems using the strategy of Longhand Division. We will use the acronym Does McDonalds Sell Cheese Burgers Regularly to help remember the steps to Longhand Division.
Please click on the link below to see how we are teaching Longhand Division.
Longhand Division Lesson Video
Important Information:
On Tuesday, January 10th we will take the Writing Benchmark. Students are able to bring snacks, such as pretzels and goldfish.
Dec. 1216
Monday, Dec. 12: Wear a Christmas Hat!
Fundraiser Bouncy House…WEAR SOCKS!
Tuesday, Dec. 13: Wear PJ’s!
Wednesday, Dec. 14: Grinch/Whoville Day
Thursday, Dec. 15: Tacky Christmas Wear
Early Release at 12:00 No lunch visitors!
Friday, Dec. 16: Red & Green Day
Christmas Party 9:0010:00
Early Release at 12:00 No lunch visitors!
Math Learning Goals Nov. 1418 and Important Information
Math Learning Goals:
Students will continue to work on 2digit by 2digit multiplication using different strategies.
Important Information:

Picture retakes are Wednesday Nov. 16th.

Multiplication Test Thursday, Nov. 17th.

Career Projects are due this Friday, Nov. 18th. Any work that was not finished in class last week, must must be completed at home.
Math Learning Goals for Nov. 711
Math Learning Goals:
We will continue to work on multiplying numbers.
1. Students are expected to represent the product of 2 twodigit numbers using arrays, area models, or equations including perfect squares through 15 by 15.
2. Students are expected to use strategies and algorithms, indulging the standard algorithm, to multiply to a fourdigit number by a onedigit number and to multiply a two digit number by a twodigit number. Strategies include mental math, partial products and the commutative, associative, and distributive properties.
See examples below and video:
Using Base 10 Pieces to Multiply
Area Models for Multiplication
Video Using Expanded Form to Multiply
Example of AREA MODEL
DISTRIBUTIVE PROPERTY
Early Release Wednesday Nov. 2 12:00
Friendly Reminder: Early Release is tomorrow, Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 12:00.
Halloween STEM Challenge
Today students collaborated to design and build a bone bridge using certain criteria and constraints. Click the link below to see the Bone Bridge Challenge.
Math Learning Goals for Oct. 31 Nov. 4 and Important Information
Math Learning Goals:

Students are expected to determine products of a number and 10 or 100 using properties of operations and place value understandings. Ex: 96 X 100 = 9,600

Students are expected to represent the product of 2 twodigit numbers using arrays, area models, or equations, including perfect squares through 15 by 15.
Important Information:

No costumes allowed on Monday for Halloween.

Early Release on Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 12:00
Multiplication Test
Friendly Reminder: Multiplication Test tomorrow!
Math Learning Goals Oct.2428 and Important Information
Math Learning Goals:
 Students will continue to add and subtract whole numbers and decimals.
 Students are expected to multiply by 10 and 100.
*Multiplication Test on Friday, Oct. 28. This will be a grade.
Important Information:
Report Cards go home on Thursday, Oct. 27th
Red Ribbon Week
Monday wear red
Tuesday Dress Like a Nerd
Wednesday Dress like a Super Hero
Thursday Crazy Hat day
Friday Pajamas
No Halloween Costumes on Friday or on Halloween.