September 12-16, 2011
News and Notes
Reading Just a reminder it is important for you
This week we will be reading to sign the reflection journal every day
Tools. We will be working with author’s as well as check their folder for
purpose and making connections. We will anything sent home.
have a reading test every Friday. Lunch is at 11:25 for you that may want
Please make sure your child is reading to eat with your child.
on a daily basis to improve reading. Also, we have PE on Wednesdays and
Fridays so please make sure your child
has the appropriate shoes.
In grammar, we will be working with
Spelling Words: child, shape, cube, synonyms this week.
chin, shut, hope, made, this, white, that Starting this week we will be doing
MAPS. This is a test that will show
Word Wall Words clean, many, what your child knows. It is very
use, world, work important that your child be here and
get a good breakfast on these days.
Vocabulary Words sign, ready, Please make sure your child is doing
phone, computer, everything, farm, their homework. This is very
pound, fix, easier, tools, write important!!
Please review all of these words with Important Dates:
your child. The spelling test is every 13-
September 13- Reading MAP testing
Friday. There are also dictation 16-
September 16- Wear yellow for
sentences on the test that include Electric
“Knowledge is Electric Day”
word wall words. Make sure your child
is practicing their words.
Spelling Homework is done for Homework
both spelling and word wall Monday - Read for 20 minutes and
record. Do one spelling activity from
Math-Study For Math Test Tomorrow
Tuesday Read for 20 minutes and
We will be having our math test record. Do one spelling activity from
Tuesday on Chapter 2. Continue to Tic-Tac-Toe.
study place value and expanded Math: no homework
form. We are starting a new Wednesday-
Wednesday Read for 20 minutes and
chapter dealing with comparing record. Do one spelling activity from
Math: PW 3.1
In Social Studies, we will be
Thursday- Read for 20 minutes and
discussing urban, rural, and record. Do one spelling activity from
In Science we will continue to
Science, Spelling and Reading TEST
study matter. TOMORROW
Math: PW 3.2
Friday Don’t forget to wear yellow
Enjoy your weekend!!