# Upcoming Topics

Upcoming through February:

Students can log into the science curriculum by going to this site. https://student.teachtci.com/student/sign_in

**Literacy**

Topics

- Original US Colonies (Why they came to New World, why some colonies survived and others failed, etc.)
- Native Americans (way of life, Trail of Tears, how affected by geology of land, etc.)

**Math**

4th Grade -

- Finishing up Unit 3 on division with whole numbers
- Beginning Unit 4 on equations and word problems
- algebra (variables)
- connecting equations with and without variables to word problems
- comparison word problems with and without graphs
- word problems (two-step, multi-step)
- Factors and prime numbers
- Patterns

5th Grade -

- Finishing up Unit 3 on multiplication and division with fractions
- Beginning Unit 4 on multiplication with whole numbers and decimals
- multiply a four digit number by a one digit number (with and without decimals)
- multiply a two digit number by a two digit number (with and without decimals)
- exponents
- factors having zeros
- factors more or less than 1 (3.8 x 10 to the power of 2 OR 0.4 x 10 to the power of 3)

**Science**

Unit 3 - Earth's Changing Surface

Family Connection Day Tomorrow! Friday, January 12^{th} from 9:30-10:30 Remember to check in at the office. Upcoming Family Connection Days Mon Feb 12 2:15-3:30 Tue Mar 13 9:30-10:30 Wed Apr 11 2:15-3:30 Thur May 24 9:30-10:30 Mon June 11 2:15-3:30