4TH - 7TH GRADE

March

Bible —  Learning from our Holman Bible Atlas and correlating it with where Jesus traveled and taught throughout his lifetime.


Science — Amphibians, reptiles and their habitats.


Transcription — Transcribing various Bible verses as well as pieces from poetry.


Handwriting — Learning cursive and script, students are now writing narrations in cursive script.


Grammar — Learning to break down the parts of a sentence and understanding adjectives, adverbs and pronouns.


Composition — Learning to write in essay form as well as writing letters in correct form.


Geography — Learning about countries throughout Europe, specifically Germany.


Composer Study — Antonin Dvor’ak introduction to his musical pieces.


Literature —  Reading and narrating Black Beauty.


Picture Study — John James Audubon biography and his Birds of America collection.


Poetry — Robert Frost’s poem breakdowns.


Read Aloud — We will be reading our Shakespeare play the Twelfth Night.


Handwork — Handwork for this month will be calligraphy.


Math — Continuing to learn about decimals, how to round them, estimate and multiply (fractions, fraction of a set tables and graphs, presenting data, angles, and measuring angles.)


History — Beginning the Awakening of Europe.


Art — Georgia O’Keeffe recreations.


Citizenship — Understanding purity and what it means to be pure of heart.


Spanish — I get ready for bed / Me apronto para irme a dormir (Series), Los Sapitos (Recitation), "Zunzun" (Song)


Music — Eighth note, eighth note rest and rhythm patterns.


Physical Conditioning — Learning to properly warm up, jogging and sprints, volleyball and flag-tag.


Nature Study —We will learn about the Quercus (known as the oak tree), Setaria Italica (known as green or yellow Foxtail) and Pokeweed.


Important Dates

Monday, March 1st through Friday, March 5th - Early Release, Spring Exams (Kindergarten - 7th grade only)

Monday, March 8th through Friday, March 12th - No School, Spring Break

Tuesday, March 23rd & Thursday, March 25th - Early Release, Parent/Teacher Conferences

Friday, April 2nd through Monday, April 5th - No School, Easter Break

 
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