Welcome back! I hope you had a wonderful week off filled with family time and relaxation! I know my family reconnected and spent some quality time together. This week, we are returning back to our daily routine and we will jump into some new learning concepts.
10/2 – Conference Week Letters will come home – Please return ASAP
10/6 – Reflections Entries are due, Spelling test
10/12 – Early Release Day
10/16-10/20 – Conference Week – Early Release all week
HIGHLIGHTS FOR THIS WEEK:
Math – We will begin to look at perimeter, why it’s important and how to calculate it
Reading – We are moving to a new standard by looking at selecting evidence to back up our interpretation of the text. This helps to deepen our understanding of the text and build confidence as readers.
Writing – We are finishing up our fictional narratives and beginning a short writing piece as we look at opinion writing.
Spelling – We will have our test on Friday over sort 4
Grammar – We will be looking at vivid verbs and how they enhance our writing
Science – We are beginning a unit on simple machines, force and motion.
Health – We will spend a few days digging into healthy choices by learning about what smoking does to our bodies.