- Spirit Day is Friday 9/7. Students may wear Spirit Day shirts.
- Students should be having their homework folder checked nightly to see if there is material that needs to be read and signed by parents/ guardians. Also by signing the planner you are acknowledging that you have seen their completed homework and behavior logs. Please do not sign the planner without looking to see if homework is completed
Spalding - The students will enter List 3 Spelling Words and will be tested on List 2 on Friday.
Language/Writing - The students will learn about concrete, abstract and collective nouns. We will complete grammar lessons 11-13, and will have grammar test 2 on Monday 9/10. We will also continue learning about compound and complex sentences.
Reading - We are focusing on reading strategies. We will learn more about and practice predicting, context clues, and making connections. We will continue reading in our book studies (Tale of Despereaux, Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nymn, The BFG and Holes - the study depending on which teacher your child has). In addition, we will be reading stories from our Reading Text books this week and taking a comprehension test on Thursday 9/6. This week’s story is Artic Explorer.
Math - The students will continue with math lessons and will have the next test on Monday 9/10. We will complete Lesson 14-15 and practice some additional skills.
Science - The students will continue to learn about the skeleton and muscular systems, We will also begin to learn about the respiratory and circulatory system. The Body Systems Unit test will be the week of 9/10.
Social Studies - We will continue our study of Arizona and learn about product maps and the people of Arizona. There will be a Lesson 2 quiz on Wednesday 09/5 and a unit test in about 2 weeks.