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If you are interested in chaperoning on our field trip to Wonderworks, please send the chaperone slip back to school before Wednesday, February 10th. The chaperone drawing will be held on Thursday, February 11th.
There is a classlist being sent home on Monday, February 1st. We will be having a Valentine Exchange on Friday, February 12th. If you are bringing in valentines, you must bring one in for every student in the class! Students will decorate a shoe box or bag at home to bring in with them on February 12th. Please look for this information in your child's take home folder along with my February newsletter.
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.
Please initial all of your child's homework after you have reviewed each assignment for completeness, accuracy and neatness. Agenda planners need to be initialed on a daily basis after all homework assignments have been completed and checked. Your child's behavior number will be written daily in their agenda.
A Glance at Our Week: February 8th-12th
Reading/Language Arts: Unit 5 Week 2
Cold Read Weekly Homework- President of the United States is DUE on Friday, February 12th.
Essential Question: How can we reuse what we already have?
Shared Read: "The New Hoop"
Genre: Realistic Fiction
Comprehension Skill: Point of View
Comprehension Strategy: Summarize
Vocabulary Strategy: Subject and Object pronouns
Grammar: Singular and Plural Pronouns
Literature Anthology (Close Reading)- "Bravo Tavo"
Genre: Realistic Fiction
Paired Read: (Compare Text)- "Trashed into Art"
Genre: Expository Text (Informational Text)/Directions
Phonics/Fluency: Consonant + le Syllables
Vocabulary Words- (Unit 5 Week 2) 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 5 Week 2) Can be located in your child's agenda planner and as a PDF below. Our spelling tests will be taken on Fridays.
Math- Chapter 11- Perimeter and Area
Math Facts: This week we will be focusing on the multiples of 9- timed for 1 minute 30 seconds. Friday's timed fact assessment will be taken for a grade.
Writing: Types of Introductions- Strategy #2
Social Studies- Unit 3: Economics
February 5th: Quarter Mid-Point
February 12th: Class Valentine Exchange
February 15th: NO SCHOOL- President's Day
Cold Read Procedures -
cold read procedures - strategies to use at home
connect ed directions -
emergency contact form - 2015-16
February Newsletter -
FSA Parent Night 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 -