October 7, 2019

Dear Parents,

I hope you had a great weekend! 

Below you will find information about our classroom/school happenings as well as what students will be working on this week.  Please let me know if you have any questions.  Have a wonderful week!

 

Here is what we are working on this week:

 

Math: We will continue with the distributive property in multiplication. We will also be looking at the associative property and other patterns/strategies used to multiply.-Array, Grouping, repeated addition, numberline

Students should ensure that they know their multiplication facts. We will continue with our unit on multiplication.  

Reading: Our focus this week will be context clues - determining the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text. 

Word Study:  Students will look at aw words. Students will learn dictionary skills and use these words to complete sentences. 

Writing:  Students will continue with narrative writing. they will also be learning about paragrapgh. They will write 1 or 2 paragraph. 

Science and Social Studies: Students will continue with contients, they will learn about landforms. 

PROJECT: Students are expected to do a project in SWAY on the continent assigned to them. Students are expected to: Create a video-Students are expected to talk about their continent in the video. 

Identify a map of their continent

Write a paragraph about the continent 

This project is worth 20 points

 

GENERAL HOME WORK: STUDENTS SHOULD BE READING NIGHTLY AND THEY SHOULD ALSO BE STUDYING THEIR MULTIPLICATION FACTS. 

If there are any questions please contact me at Carvalee.edwards@gmail.com

Important Upcoming Classroom/School Events –

  • Thursday, October 17th – Early Release. Students dismiss at 12:00pm.
  • Friday, October 18th – Fall Festival from 5-7pm
  • Red Ribbon Week/Food Drive – Monday, October 21st – Friday, October 25th
  • Fall Open House – Thursday, October 24th from 5-7pm
  • Grading Period Ends – Tuesday, October 29th

 

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