Spelling words and definitions for this week are: 

gene - a biological unit of material passed from parent to child that determines which traits the child will inherit

congenital - means occuring at birth and is often used to describe medical conditions

progeny -the offspring of living organisms

generate – to bring into existence or to make happen

genre- type, class, or dategory

generic – like all the others in a category or class

predict – make a guess, what will happen next


We are doing research to decide what our next class book will be.  While we are working on that project we will be reading Stone Fox by John Reynolds Gardiner.