12/12/14 Holiday Pictures or money returned to school by today
12/18/14 Choir Performance at 9:30 a.m.
12/18/14 Please send in a wrapped book for our class book exchange by today.
12/19/14 Classroom Holiday Party (Parents invited for brunch 9:25 – 9:55)
12/19/14 End of the Second Nine Weeks (Meet goals by today.)
12/20/14 – 1/6/15 Winter Break! (Students return to school January 7, 2015.)
1/9/15 – Report cards go home for the Second Nine Weeks
This week we will be working on Unit 4 Week 1 in Language Arts. Our
skills this week are: Point of view, Folktales, linking verbs, roots in related
spelling, and variant vowels /u/. Our selection /vocabulary test, cold read, and
spelling tests are on Thursday this week. You can review spelling
words on Spelling City at http://www.spellingcity.com/crees/.
Lists are attached as a PDF.
Homework: Read AR 20 minutes each night. Finish weekly homework “Helen
Keller” by Friday. Math homework (Fractions – Lessons 8.8, 8.9, Chapter 8
review and Test on Thursday) and Facts (multiples of 8) nightly. Friday:
Spelling Test/Cold Read. If you haven’t logged on to check your AR Home
Connect yet, please check out this link: https://www.tvcsar.org/RenaissanceServer/HomeConnect/Login.aspx .
This week we will finish Chapter 8 (Understand Fractions) in Math. We are
working on multiples of 8 facts. When students master twenty-five facts
in a minute, they will add a "sprinkle" to their ice cream cone in
class. Our goal is to master x0-12 this year!
We are finishing Science: Earth and Stars (Unit 2) this week.
ThinkCentral.com is an excellent online resource for reviewing and practicing
vocabulary. We will test on Wednesday.
Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns!
Mrs. Shannon Cree
“The best way to predict the FUTURE is to create it.” (Abraham