Room 36 ~ Grade 3 & 4December 4, 2023
Welcome to Room 36
Time has been flying it is hard to believe we are already into December. There were many great learning
experiences in November. In writers’ workshop we looked at examined different styles of writing including persuasive and informational. We also worked on writing pieces surround Remembrance Day. Reading groups are continuing to work on reflecting on our reading and deepening our understanding of understanding main characters, events, ideas in the text. We just finished reading Charlie and the Chocolate factory for our read aloud for the month. In Social Studies we explored topics around Remembrance Day. Students also researched different countries around the world and made travel brochures of the country they chose. In science we began looking at components of soil which including identifying different components in soils. As well as soils effect on plants. In math we have continued looked at different ways we can represent place
value with numbers up to 1,000-10,000. We looked at various ways to tell time on analog and digital clocks and did problems about elapsed time. We looked at repeating and nonrepeating patterns. We also began looking at skip counting as our introduction to multiplication.