Welcome to Ms. Settanni's Class 402

WHAT ARE WE DOING IN CLASS?

READING:

Interpretation Book Clubs - Students are working in book clubs.  We are focusing on building strong ideas about characters & theme.

WRITING:

Literary Essay - Students are writing essays based on texts. They are developing claims on characters & theme. Supporting their thesis statements with evidence from text.  They are working on writing strong introductions, conclusions, and paragraphing.

MATH:

Concepts of Fractions - Students are learning fraction equivalence, adding & subtracting fractions, multiplication of fractions and line plots.

SOCIAL STUDIES:

Native Americans Students are studying the first inhabitants of New York. They  are learning about the way of life of Iroquois & Algorquin.