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Mr. Whalen

Eureka Math

Eureka Math

Module 2

Lesson 14-16

Counting on or making ten to solve result unknown and total unknown problems. 


-Addition to 20

-Adding 3 numbers by making 10

-Making 10 to add

-base 10 blocks

-fluency of addition to 20



Treasures Unit 5 Week 4

Unit 5 Week 4



Big Idea: NATURE!

What seasons do you have where you live?  What is your favorite season?


Spelling: Diphthong ou, ow

cow, town, mouse, how, out, mouth


High Frequency Words: against, fall, sure, below, yellow, orange


Challenge words-  blaze, scorch, outline, increase, observe



color words



opinion writing (books-California Gold Medal winners challenge)




Please share your email with your child in order that they may share documents on GOOGLE DRIVE!

NO SCHOOL FRIDAY, March 31, 2017

iPads @HOME

iPad ideas for home

(your personal iPhone or iPad should be used to charge the iPads)

(best option 


  • Hour of Code
  • Retell iMovies
    • Kitten's First Full Moon
  • Science Movies
    • ​​​​​​​Stages of the Moon
  • Writing in Google Drive
    • Email/password provided for each children
  • Opinion writing and iMovie about great books you read
  • Post iMovies on Google Drive​​​​​​​
  • Post artwork on Google Drive/KidBlog
  • Post positive comments on Kidblog


Things not to do on you Melrose/LAUSD ipad

  • Play video games
  • minecraft, etc.
  • Watch movies from Disney, NickJr., YouTube, etc.

Phases of the Moon

Please take photos all week!

iMovies will be presented at OPEN HOUSE on March 21, 2017





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PBL-Flat Stanley

"KIDS!  if You keep your sense of humor, and reach out to other kids in ALL the world, and get them to reach out to you in their own way, there may be a human race here in another 100 years!"


Pete Seeger, written to Dale Hubuert on the back of his FLAT STANLEY!


Classroom 12 assessments

All classroom assessments will be conducted and recorded with our SMART Response system.  


SMART response.jpg


Today: 3/28/17

Class Schedule

Daily Schedule

08:00 am-08:30am BIC/Morning Busines
08:30 am - 09:50 am | Language Arts Treasures
09:50 am - 10:10 am | Recess
10:10 am - 11:00 am | Lang. Arts / Writer's Workshop

11:00 am - 11:50 am Eureka Math
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm | Lunch

12:35pm-1:30pm complete Eureka Math
1:30 pm - 02:25 pm | /Science / Engineering/ Social Studies / Health / Computer Lab / P.E. / Art / PBL
02:25 pm - 02:30 pm | Closing

Fitness/PE - Wednesday  TBA (please have your children wear sneakers!)

Music - Thursday TBA


Science Lab - Thursday PM

ART-Friday Art Afternoons







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Videos posted on KID BLOG



Students have read the story Little Red Hen and will be making their own movies to retell the story.


These will be posted on KID BLOG! (due date: Friday, September 30, 2016)


Mininum grade


  • 8 photos
  • Voice over for each photo
  • Title/written explanation of the "retell!"
  • 1 spelling per title
  • must have proper capitalization at beginning of sentence and punctuation at end of sentence.
  • photo must be without carpet, table, etc. in background.