Homeroom: check your PowerSchool Grade book - need to revisit any assignments? Currently collecting field trip permission slips to the CT Children's Museum/Gengras Planetarium for 12/3.
Reading: . Please refer to your child's planner for specific homework.
Reading Class 2: Read 20 min in SSR book of your choice. - no homework this week due to shortened schedule
Reading class 2 will also participate in the EastConn Going Green grant to learn about watersheds, environmental impacts, and carrying capacity of our planet. Students will work with other students from Coventry and Hartford. Clean water and recycling are key concepts that will be reinforced through hands-on activities and readings (fiction and nonfiction).
** Next Field Experience: Reading class 2: Wednesday, December 18th to CRRA in Hartford.
Reading Class 5:. Read 20 min in SSR book of your choice - no homework this week due to shortened schedule
Reading class 5 will also participate in the EastConn Learning Lands multidistrict grant - Coventry, Sterling and Windham MS students join our MMS students for low-ropes adventure challenge, studies of the vernal pool, and birding. We also participate in the CT River to Salmon School program. We'll raise 200 wild Atlantic salmon eggs and release the young fish into the CT River. Classes are co-taught with the EASTConn staff.
** Next Field Experience: Reading class 5: Monday, December 16th to Burlington Fish Hatchery to pick up 200 baby salmon.
Science overview: Science Tests on weather/Meteorology returned. We begin a 2 week study of the moon and phases.
Science 1, 3 & 4: Please refer to your child's planner for specific homework.