Weekly News ~ February 12

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Dear Families,

Happily, we just finished a healthy week!

Here’s what we’re learning this week:

  • Reading ~ Readers theatre
  • Writing ~ Opinion, speeches
  • Math ~ Fractions
  • Lang. Arts ~ Spelling, conjunctions
  • Social Studies ~ Looking deeper into the 13 colonies

Spelling- Adverbs

Base word Irregular spelling

 Drop y and change to i,

 then add ly

Base word Add ly
weary wearily friend friendly
merry merrily wise wisely
happy happily total totally
speedy speedily sudden suddenly

Bonus words: immediately, constantly, unfortunately

We’ll exchange valentines on Wednesday and have a special treat! We’ll also have a special STEM activity where we’ll need a big supply of Necco Sweethearts conversational hearts to stack and measure. Thank you ahead of time. 🙂

I hope you’ll be able to enjoy the Winter Olympic Games that begin with the opening ceremony tonight. Have a great weekend!

Remember to send in valentines by Wednesday.

Mrs. Pennington