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Just a reminder that in support of "STOMP OUT BULLYING WEEK" students are asked to wear a blue uniform shirt to school on Monday, October 5th.
We are very excited about our upcoming field trip to SeaWorld on Thursday, November 5th! The cost of the trip is $50 for each student and includes admission to the park, lunch and transportation. All payments and consents forms are due no later than Thursday, October 8th by 6:00 PM.
Username and Passwords for ThinkCentral (online math and science access) and ConnectEd (online reading and social studies access) can be located in the front of your child's agenda planner. Directions were sent home on how to access your textbooks online. They can also be located as a PDF Documents below.
A Glance at Our Week: October 5th-October 9th
Reading/Language Arts: Unit 2 Week 3
Cold Read Homework: The Blue Whale is Due on Friday, October 9th. If you need another, you may print one below from my PDF Documents.
Essential Question: How do people make the government work?
Shared Read: Every Vote Counts!
Genre: Expository Text (Information Text)
Comprehension Skill: Point of View
Comprehension Strategy: Reread
Vocabulary Strategy: Prefixes (re- to do again; dis- not or opposite; un- not or opposite)
Grammar: Special Nouns
Literature Anthology (Close Reading)- VOTE!
Genre: Expository Text (nformational Text)
Paired Read: (Compare Text)- A Plan for the People
Genre: Expository Text (Informational Text)
Phonics/Fluency: Words with Silent Letters (wr, kn, gn)
Vocabulary Words- (Unit 2 Week 3) Can be located in your child's binder (plastic sleeve) and as a PDF below. Our vocabulary tests will be taken on Thursdays.
Spelling Words- (Unit 2 Week 3) Can be located in your child's agenda planner and as a PDF below. Our spelling tests will be taken on Fridays.
Math- Chapter 4: Multiplication Facts and Strategies
Math Facts: This week we will be focusing on the multiples of 3. Each day in class will we practice 25 multiplication facts timed for 1 minute and 30 sec. Friday's will be taken as a fact assessment grade.
Writing: Main Idea and Key Details
Social Studies- unit 1 regions
October 6th- Buffalo P.R.I.D.E Meeting 6:00 PM (VCMS)
October 8th- All Payments and Consent Forms are DUE for SeaWorld by 6:00 PM
October 8th- End of the 1st nine weeks (Last day to take AR Tests for the 1st nine weeks)
October 12th- NO SCHOOL (Teacher Professional Day)
October 16th- Report Cards
Cold Read Procedures -
cold read procedures - strategies to use at home
connect ed directions -
emergency contact form - 2015-16
Handwriting - print and cursive
reading vocabulary words - all units
spelling list all units -
think central directions - use for math and science
volunteer application 2015-16 page 1 -
volunteer application 2015-16 page 2 -