We had a great week and ended it with an Ellis Island Simulation. We loved seeing everyone’s Family Tree Projects! The students did a great job and we are so proud of them! In Reading, we continued working on Character Traits and we completed our Reading Guide #4. In Social Studies, we concluded our study of Immigration to the United States in the early 1900s and had a quiz. For Math, we have began working on adding and subtracting decimals, and finally, in Science, we continued our unit, Living Organisms.
Coming Up for next week:
*BOO GRAMS are on sale until Wednesday, October 30th. They will be on sale for $1.00 each. All proceeds will benefit Pickett’s Mill students and staff.
*This week is RED RIBBON WEEK. See each day for the theme of the day.
*We will be collecting Veteran’s Wall entries this week. Information about this was sent home last week.
MONDAY: Wear RED for Red Ribbon Week.
TUESDAY: Wear your favorite SOCKS and HAT for Red Ribbon Week.
WEDNESDAY: Wear PINK for Red Ribbon Week.
THURSDAY: Wear your BOOK CHARACTER COSTUME!
FRIDAY: Wear your favorite PAJAMAS for Red Ribbon Week!
*Chick-Fil-A biscuits for sale.
*Movie Night! 6:00-9:00
READING: We will continue reading Wonder. Students should be reading a realistic fiction novel for 20 minutes each night. We will work on citing evidence from the text to answer questions this week.
Reading Response Letter is due on Wednesday, October 30th.
WRITING: We will continue working on our Personal Narratives. We will also continue to work on the root word ject.
We will begin learning about inventors in the early 1900s. We will learn about the Industrial Revolution and the impact it had on America.
MATH: We will continue to focus on the adding and subtracting decimals. Please look over the notes in the Math Journal. There will be a quiz on Friday.
SCIENCE: We will continue our unit, Living Organisms. Please review the notes in your Science Journal.
DATES TO REMEMBER:
*October 28th- Wear RED
*October 29th- Wear your favorite HAT and SOCKS.
*October 30th- Wear PINK.
*October 31st- BOOK CHARACTER DAY- Dress as your favorite book character!! Please make sure your costume is school appropriate.
*November 1st-Pajama Day!
*November 1st- MOVIE NIGHT 6:00-9:00.
*November 5th- Student Holiday-Election Day
*November 8th- Red, White, and Blue Day- Veteran’s Day Program
We hope you have a wonderful weekend! 🙂