Welcome to Mr. Ferrell's Class.
Everyone now has a set of multiplication cards, so practice those facts every night.
This week our spelling list focuses on compound words. Our word list is:
ladybug, barnyard, cardboard, passport, underline, keyboard, everyone, hallway, dragonfly, quicksand, jigsaw, doorbell, seafood, highway, popcorn
We are now finishing up reference materials and creating our own mini dictionaries. We will soon be moving on to author's purpose.
We have started our data, graphing, and probability unit. We are starting by asking questions, collecting data, and organizing data. We will soon be using this to make pictographs, bar graphs, line plots.
We will be starting our energy unit this week. We will start by looking at natural resources, then renewable and nonrenewable.
We are on our ancient civilizations unit now. We will be learning about geography, culture, economies, and governments of each civilization. Our current civilization is Mali.