Curriculum Connections: Reading: Students will read historical fiction as we work through our World War II unit. Skill work will consist of cause and effect relationships. Math: In math, we will cover decimal operations and fractions. We will continue to review previously taught concepts. Science: In science, we will complete our oceans unit – geology, chemistry and biology. Social Studies: Students will identify the states and capitals of the NE region. Save the Date: December 1st – Cultural Fair December 16th – Harper Park Middle School concert. December 18th – Holiday Sing-a –Long and 5th grade party As the weather gets colder, please make sure your child is dressed for outside recess! Writing: Students will work to complete their holiday essay. Please continue to check your child’s agenda each night, as that is our means of daily communication with you!