Class Notes

Reading/Language Arts
We are finishing the story "Those Shoes", by Maribeth Boelts, working on inferencing skills and making connections. 

In grammar we have been practicing identifying and using synonyms and antonyms.

Math
We will have our chapter 2 test Tuesday!  Next we will begin working on adding 2-digit numbers and regrouping.

Religion
We have been working on chapter 7 on the 10 commandments as we continue preparing for Reconciliation.  
The children are doing a wonderful job on the Act of Contrition!  

Social Studies
This week we will talk about the origins of Thanksgiving, especially the difficulties the Pilgrims had when they arrived and how the Native Americans helped them to survive.