Oral Reading - Critter Club, Various Library Books
|Improving fluency, reading with expression, reading for meaning; making predictions; reading for enjoyment|
Who the heck is this person? Ch. 14 - The Surprise Guest. Oh! It's a surprise, for sure! Probably a vampire, right? It's in the night...
Oh - not a vampire.
Spelling - "ck"
|Memorizing spelling rules, sounding out, using Scrabble tiles and Word Spin|
Geography, Language Arts - Ontario
|VLC Homework: Ontario flag, symbols of provinces, loon, license plate, Niagara Falls|
Learning about Canada, Internet research, writing, colouring inside the lines
Math - Addition and Subtraction
|Using "clues" to determine how to solve different types of equations: using number line for +1, -1; using "10 partners diagram" for 10-; adding "teen" for 10+; using Cuisenaire rods or Math Playground to solve equations without number clues|
12) Two and a ten - so how do I do it, Mom? A nine... It's three!
13) Ten minus six. Four!
14) Five plus four. How do I set this up? I don't get it. Ha! A nine! It's a nine. Nine! Oh boy, that's dramatic.
Do you think Andrew's going to be impressed? How much? Like, what number?
No one messes with me, right now; I'm doing this right! How proud are you? No help from Mom... Oh no: Moom - that does not work.
Taste Test - Apples #2: Pacific Rose vs Envy vs Fuji
We should do sixteen laps!
Comparing using senses of smell, sight, taste, touch; stating preferences and explaining reasons
Mm! Sweet. Very sweet. Almost tastes like cotton candy! Cherry cotton candy!
Physical Education: Running Laps
How do you feel, Mom... how do I explain it? Energetic! I feel much more better doing that - how do you feel, Mom?
Did you know Diego is faster than me? He's like a master and a pro! He zips all over.
Cooking - Using Up Overripe Ingredients
|Measuring, counting, making up a new recipe to not waste food, tasting/evaluating|
Strange Smoothie4 brown, soft pears
1 wrinkly apple
1 perfect banana
1 tbsp hemp hearts
1 tbsp flax seed
2 tbsp lime juice
9 ice cubes
1 L milk
The banana and apple don't really stand out together. I guess there's a lot of ingredients to here.
Writing - Shopping List
|Executive functioning: making lists to aid memory; legible printing; listening, sounding out words|
Sewing - Denim Purse from Pockets and Discards
|Trimming piping ends, pinning, hand basting with cotton thread, machine stitching (patch pocket), cotton vs polyester thread|
This can be like my little snack place.
|Machining, using zipper foot, "steering", backstitching to secure, clipping threads, cutting, cleaning up all the feathers!|
Oh yeah, that's nice, that's real nice. Oh my god, yay! I think I'll put energy bars if I went to the gym.
Do you think I'll rock it? Should we do selfies? I got a feather in my nose!