Field Trip Forms are due by Oct. 9th with payment. Chaperone payment is due at that time also! This is such a fun trip for the class and they are really looking forward to it.
Some students have received conference notifications. Please make sure to check your child's red folder. There will be times available later if these times don't work for you.
AR Tracking Sheets have been updated by me. Please parents sign so that we can keep the students on track to meet their goals.
Please check student's homework and initial that you have seen it. Also, please be sure to sign the agenda daily. Thanks so much for all the help!
User names and Passwords are being placed inside the cover of Student Agendas. The Connect Ed is for Reading and Social Studies, and the Think Central is for Math and Science. Students can review daily lessons online and even play games, so please check it out! There is a PDF below outlining how to access these online sites.
Week of September 29-October 30, 2014
Listening Comprehension: " Our Story Cloth"
Shared Reading: "Sailing to America" - Genre: Historical Fiction
Vocabulary Strategy: Words in Context/ Figurative Language(Similes)
Comprehension Strategy: Make, Confirm, and Revise Predictions
Comprehension Skill: Theme
Story of the Week - "The Castle on Hester Street" - Genre: Historical Fiction
Paired Text: "Next Stop, America" - Genre: Expository Text
Phonics/Fluency: Long e: e, ea, ee, e_e, ie, ey, y/Inflectional Endings
Vocabulary Words: Words are posted on my Teacher Connection Page under the PDF documents. A unit copy of words is also in the Homework Folder in the plastic sleeve.
Spelling Words: Words are posted on my Teacher Connection Page under the PDF documents. A copy of weekly words will also be glued in the agenda.
Math: Chapter 4 Math Focus: Multiplication Facts and Strategies
Writing: Restate and Answer Questions
Social Studies: Understanding the Government and the Constitution