This week, we are:

Math: adding and subtracting within 1,000.  Today, we had a sneak preview of the traditional algorithm. Students can use any strategy they want to for addition and subtraction now!

Writing: writing opinion pieces with reasons and examples.

Reading: using reading comprehension strategies to read Because of Winn Dixie.

Language Arts: reviewing spelling strategies as well as affixes.

Science: explaining how magnets attract and repel as well as identifying objects attracted to magnets. This standard will be assessed on Friday.

Social Studies: explaining how Lyndon B. Johnson expanded freedoms and rights for Americans. This standard will be assessed on Friday.

Important Information:

Field Trip tomorrow: Students will come home today with a letter about final reminders for tomorrow’s field trip! We are so excited for this awesome opportunity!

Report Card Envelopes: Please bring in 8×11 addressed and stamped envelope for final report card as soon as possible. Thanks!

Mother’s Day Author’s Celebration: Monday, May 15th at 9:15 am in the classroom.

Field Day: Next Friday, May 12 is Field Day for 3-5 grades! Please sign up to volunteer!

Art Show: Join us for our annual Teasley Art Show this Thursday night at Teasley Elementary in the gym from 5 to 7!  Your child’s artwork will be framed and on display, along with a variety of craft tables for you and your families to enjoy such as play doh molding, giant page coloring, weaving, yarn bracelets and more! To purchase your child’s framed piece, please bring 25$ in cash or credit.  Please no checks.  Email Mrs. Brooks if you have any questions about the event at:        We hope to see you there!

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