•                            Dear Families,                                                                                                       January 8 , 2018

               Here's what we'll be learning this week:  

             These next two weeks will be Aimsweb testing for reading , new WTW placement assessment,

    running records and fluency testing-Whew!!!!

                                                                                                                    Character Trait of the Month - Punctuality      

                                                                                                                   Guided Reading Groups - Running Records           

                                                                                                              Reading Story:  - Martin Luther King Jr.  and Snowflake Bentley

    Genre: Non fiction

                   Comprehension Strategy:Author's Purpose

                   Comprehension Skill: Main Idea/Detail 

    Spelling: List - New List - follow Accountability Checklist Homework Week 1

    Blue Group - SA6 

    Yellow Group - WWP17

    Green Group - LN45

    Students will have an Accountability Checklist and have WTW Homework every night.- Blue this month!

    The Checklist must stay in their Return to School side of their folder. 

    Please initial each day your child completes his/her daily sort.

    The words that go home are to stay at home. We have a color coded list we keep in school.

     The students should know how

    to the sorts as we have been practicing in class for a few weeks.

    Homework Schedule: - See Daily Homework Assignment for Details

                      Math - Homework and Remembering – Daily

             Reading - for 20 minutes

                                         Spelling WTW Daily Sort on Accountability Checklist                           

    Grammar: We will continue to focus on singular and plural nouns and the seven rules.

    Writing:We will writing about our New Year's Resolutions!

    Geography of the Week: Reading a Road Map of Nebraska

    Social Studies: Black Hisory Month - Fighting for a Cause

    Science: We continue to explore the properties of matter by learning about the Water Cycle

    Math  We continue  Unit 3 with measurement and geometry.

     Keep practicing math facts. A good web-site for practice is http://www.aaamath.com or Xtra Math.  We will be practicing this week so the students become familiar with the programs.

    Computer Lab: Keying  and aaamath practice


    Friday, January 12th - Class Color Spirit Day - Wear Yellow!

    Monday, January 15th- No School - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    Thursday, January 18th - School Volunteer Training 8:15am and 3:15pm

    Niagara Chocolate Sale - January 26-February 8th

    Wednesday, January 31st - Bulldog Pride Spirit Day - wear your school colors!


                               Mrs. Chavanne

Last Modified on January 8, 2018