Reading: This week in reading we will be taking our Unit test on text structures of cause and effect, question and answer, description, compare and contrast and problem and solution. We are also working on the reading skill visual and multimedia elements.
Students will be taking a Buffalo Writes on Wednesday and Thursday this week.
There will be no Spelling and Reading Test on Friday.
Social Studies: We are on our last lesson of Unit 6. This week we will evaluate the importance of civic responsibilities in American democracy and identify ways good citizens go beyond basic civic and political responsibilities to improve government and society. Students will be going home with a study guide to prepare for their test.
K.S.C. Field Trip
All chaperones need to be fingerprinted. Please refer to the letter and email that were sent home with specific instructions on the fingerprinting process.
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http://connected.mcgraw-hill.com Please use the connected website to help your child with social studies skills. This is a wonderful site that allows students to practice vocabulary and complete self check lessons. Your child's user name and password are glued into the front of their agenda.
Please use this website below to check your child�s A.R. progress
www.thinkcentral.com Please use the Think Central website to help your children with their math, reading, and science skills. This site has the student book available to view as well as destination math and mega math. These programs review the skills taught in class and provide access to the textbook and work books. Use your child's user name and password that was sent home and written in their agenda planner.
Please read your child's planner and check their binder every evening for news and updates about the weeks activities. Your initials are requested at the bottom of that day for verification that you checked homework and read forms sent home. This is our daily line of communication. It is a great practice to get into immediately. Thank you for your cooperation in assuring your child's success. If you have any questions, please contact me at 259-6850 or at the email address listed below.