Units for the week:
Reading- We will be using textual clues and figurative language to ensure deeper meaning in our reading and concluding Stone Fox for a celebration Friday!
Writing- We will work hard to edit and revise our stories more independently and work towards publishing our narratives
Math- We will begin our problem solving unit, and will work on solving two step word problems through addition and subtraction using the CUBES strategy.
Social Studies- On Monday, we learned about the Constitution of the United States in observation of Constitution Day and will continue our work in Economics.
Testing is over for the week!
Look for a conference sign up coming today (for siblings) and Thursday for all!
Have a great week…three more days until FALL BREAK!
We will begin COGAT testing Wednesday (see schedule in previous post)……
Units of Study this week:
Reading– We will continue reading our new anchor text, “Stone Fox” by John Reynolds Gardiner. Readers will continue to predict and check themselves for understanding as they read their own book on their level.
Writing– This week, we will focus on how rehearsing story telling and writing an engaging lead can make our writing more interesting.
Science– We will continue our Rocks/Soil unit.
Math– We will continue adding/subtracting within 1000 using more than one strategy.
HAVE A GREAT WEEK!
Please use the website below to begin practicing keyboarding at home….
Please see the information below concerning IXL that was discussed at Open House last night.
Student Username: Student ID
If you go directly to IXL.com or use the app, you will need to add (@eses) to the username to be able to log in.
East Side Welcomes our International Parents
Please join us tomorrow, August 10th at 10:00a.m. for an informational International Parent Meeting in the Learning Commons.
We will learn about American culture including what an American school day looks like. East Side specifics will be included, such as; ASP, Foundation, BEST Clubs, teacher communication, how to check your child out, what to do if your child is absent or tardy, and how lunch works. We will also connect you with a native home speaker for translation if you let Brooke Buettner know by Thursday evening. [email protected]
Children welcome. We will have snacks and coffee.
We are excited to welcome you to East Side!
This awesome event is sponsored by our amazing East Side PTA.