Buffalo Basket is coming! Letters were sent home and our basket theme is "Lego's." This is such a fun one for the students and they love participating! Please send in a receipt if you would like to earn PI for your donation. All donations are due Thursday, October 23rd.
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 October 20-24, 2014
Listening Comprehension: " New Bike, Old Bike"
Shared Reading: "Empanada Day" - Genre: Poetry
Vocabulary Strategy: Similes
Comprehension Strategy: Limerick and Free Verse; Literary Elements: Alliteration and Rhyme
Comprehension Skill: Point of View
Story of the Week - "The Inventor Thinks Up Helicopters and Ornithopter" - Genre: Poetry
Paired Text: "Montgolfier Brothers' Hot Air Balloon" - Genre: Poetry
Phonics/Fluency: Open syllables
Grammar: Review singular possessive nouns; mechanics and usage: apostrophes in Possessive nouns
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 5 Math Focus: Use Multiplication Facts