Return to Headlines

Week of 9/5/16

Friday, September 2nd, 2016
Monday: No School, Labor Day
Tuesday: Day 2: Computer
Wednesday: Day 3: Music/P.E.
Thursday: Day 4: Spanish/Music
Friday: Day 5: Art

Math: This week we will continue Topic 2, Adding and Subtracting Decimals.

Reading: We will continue our unit "Common Ground". Students will work in small groups with me and complete reading rotations working on the following skills: Determine authors purpose, determine important information, context clues, and noun suffixes. Students will meet in inquiry groups to share their research. They will need to complete a research sheet at home that will be due this week on Wednesday, September 7.

Writing: Students will work in writing workshop. We will continue to learn about strategies to "show" not "tell" in our writing.

Social Studies: We will continue Chapter 3: Native American Cultural Regions this week.

Spelling: No Spelling Test this week.

Homework packet will come home with your child on the first day of the week and be due Friday. Students should read 20 minutes a day at least 5 days a week. Their reading bookmark log came home Friday and will be due this Friday.

Important Reminders:
*We will have library check-out on Wednesday.
*Thursday we will have a counselor lesson.
*Tuesday, 9/13 will be Early Release at 2:00.