We will investigate real life situations involving percents.
LITERACY CIRCLE CYCLE THREE:
Mon April 11- Thurs April 14 -Cycle Three Reflection and Group Role Due
Thurs April 14- Cycle Three Discussion Day
LITERACY CIRCLE CYCLE FOUR:
Fri April 15- Wed April 20- Cycle Four Reflection and Group Role Due
Wed April 20- Cycle Four Discussion Day
*** YOUR LITERACY CIRCLE NOVEL MUST BE RETURNED BY FRIDAY APRIL 22***
Media Literacy: we will identify some media forms and we will explain how the conventions and techniques associated with them are used to create meaning. We will create a variety of media texts for different purposes and audiences using appropriate forms, conventions and techniques.
Science: We will continue our Fluids Unit focusing on density and buoyancy.
We will study the mass-to-volume ratio of different substances through chemical change (e.g., water, corn syrup, copper). We will investigate with peers the density of a variety of liquids (e.g., water, salt water, corn syrup, liquid soap).
Physical Education: Day 1 & 3 we will continue our Comprehension of Fitness Concepts unit. We will apply personal skills and critical and creative thinking skills as we demonstrate an understanding of the importance of being active, including factors that motivate us to be active. We will create 20 minute fitness routines that will consist of a warm up, 3 fitness circuits and a cool down.
History: we will continue our Creating Canada History Unit. We will learn about the events and people that impacted Canada between 1850-1890.
We will investigate how has society changed since the 1850s and how has it stayed the same. We will identify political and economic changes that occurred during the development of Canada.