Week of November 27

Happy Thanksgiving!

During this time of year, we think about what we are thankful for. We are thankful to be your child’s teachers this year, and be a part of his/her educational journey. We hope that you and your families have a wonderful Thanksgiving filled with love, family, memories, and of course, yummy food!

This Week:

Reading: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction Text

Writing: Informational Writing and Reflexive Nouns

Phonics: oi and oy

Math: Two Digit Addition and Subtraction Strategies

Content: Goods and Services

Spelling Words:

  1. coin
  2. soil
  3. voice
  4. boil
  5. oink
  6. join
  7. choice
  8. cowboy
  9. annoy
  10. destroy
  11. boy
  12. toys
  13. enjoy
  14. joyful
  15. royal

Challenge Words:

  1. voyage
  2. oyster
  3. trapezoid
  4. poison
  5. moist

Upcoming Events:

November 20th-24th: Thanksgiving Break (No School)

December 4th-8th: Holiday Gram Sales/Angel Tree

December 8th: FBI Reader Day

December 19th and 20th: Early Release Day

December 21st- January 3rd: Holiday Break

January 4th: School Resumes

Week of November 13

This Week:

Reading: Main Idea and Details

Writing: Informational Writing and Reflexive Nouns

Phonics: oo

Math: Two Digit Addition and Subtraction Strategies

Content: James Oglethorpe

Spelling Words:

  1. scoop
  2. Snoopy
  3. noon
  4. bloom
  5. moose
  6. room
  7. hoot
  8. tooth
  9. stood
  10. brook
  11. hook
  12. took
  13. shook
  14. cookie
  15. woof

Challenge Words:

  1. cocoon
  2. balloon
  3. hooray
  4. woodpecker
  5. rookie

Upcoming Events:

November 1st-15th: Relay for Life Butter Braid Sales

November 6th-14th: Food Drive

November 13th: Field Trip to the Safety Village

November 13th-17th: PTA Book Fair

November 14th: Friends and Family Luncheon (PreK, K, and 1st) Click Here for the Menu

November 15th: Friends and Family Luncheon (2nd and 3rd)- Our Luncheon is from 10:19-10:59. Click Here for the Menu

November 16th: Friends and Family Luncheon (4th and 5th) Click Here for the Menu

November 20th-24th: Thanksgiving Break (No School)

Week of November 6

This Week:

Reading: Main Idea and Details

Writing: Informational Writing and Possessive Nouns

Phonics: ou and ow

Math: Two Digit Addition Strategies

Content: Mary Musgrove

Spelling Words:

  1. crown
  2. brown
  3. down
  4. towel
  5. town
  6. owl
  7. how
  8. cloud
  9. proud
  10. house
  11. mouse
  12. loud
  13. found
  14. round
  15. out

Challenge Words:

  1. meow
  2. sprout
  3. scowl
  4. about
  5. vowel

Upcoming Events:

November 1st-15th: Relay for Life Butter Braid Sales

November 6th-14th: Food Drive

November 7th: Election Day (No School)

November 13th: Field Trip to the Safety Village

November 13th-17th: PTA Book Fair

November 14th: Friends and Family Luncheon (PreK, K, and 1st) Click Here for the Menu

November 15th: Friends and Family Luncheon (2nd and 3rd)- Our Luncheon is from 10:19-10:59. Click Here for the Menu

November 16th: Friends and Family Luncheon (4th and 5th) Click Here for the Menu

November 20th-24th: Thanksgiving Break (No School)

Week of October 30

This Week:

Reading: Text Features in Informational Text

Writing: Informational Writing and Possessive Nouns

Phonics: au and aw

Math: Two Digit Addition Strategies

Content: Tomochichi

Spelling Words:

    1. jaw
    2. law
    3. claws
    4. saw
    5. raw
    6. gnaw
    7. paws
    8. draw
    9. straw
    10. caught
    11. naughty
    12. taught
    13. launch
    14. author
    15. haunt

Challenge Words:

  1. autumn
  2. because
  3. awesome
  4. sauce
  5. astronaut

Upcoming Events:

October 30: Pumpkin Book Report Due

November 1-15: Relay for Life Butter Braid Sales

November 7: No School

Week of October 23

This Week:

Reading: Text Features in Informational Text

Writing: Informational Writing and Contractions

Phonics: Long U (ue, ui, and ew)

Math: Two Digit Addition Strategies

Content: Red Ribbon Week

Spelling Words:

  1. tissue
  2. due
  3. argue
  4. Tuesday
  5. rescue
  6. blew
  7. chew
  8. drew
  9. flew
  10. grew
  11. juice
  12. suit
  13. fruit
  14. cruise
  15. bruise

Challenge Words:

  1. barbeque
  2. continue
  3. nephew
  4. knew
  5. pursuit

Upcoming Events:

October 23-27: Red Ribbon Week

October 30: Pumpkin Book Report Due

November 1-15: Relay for Life Butter Braid Sales

November 7: No School

Week of October 16

This Week:

Reading: Text Features in Informational Text

Writing: Proper and Common Nouns

Phonics: Long O (oa, oe, and ow)

Math: Two Digit Addition Strategies

Content: Creek and Cherokee Indians

Spelling Words

  1. coach
  2. road
  3. toast
  4. coat
  5. toad
  6. grown
  7. snow
  8. shadow
  9. yellow
  10. throw
  11. Joe
  12. toenail
  13. doe
  14. foe
  15. aloe

Challenge Words:

  1. tomorrow
  2. scarecrow
  3. cockroach
  4. groan
  5. elbow

Upcoming Events:

October 16-20: Conference Week and Early Release

October 20: PINK OUT and Pencil Sale to Support the American Cancer Society

October 23-27: Red Ribbon Week

October 30: Pumpkin Book Report Due

Week of October 9

This Week:

Reading: Asking and Answering Questions, Beginning, Middle, and End

Writing: Narrative Writing

Phonics: Long E (ee and ea)

Math: Counting Coins (Pennies, Nickels, and Dimes)

Content: Creek and Cherokee Indians

Spelling Words

  1. jeep
  2. beep
  3. knee
  4. weep
  5. freeze
  6. queen
  7. sweet
  8. each
  9. leak
  10. meat
  11. seal
  12. teach
  13. beast
  14. clean
  15. speak

Upcoming Events:

October 12: Early Release Day

October 13: Fall Festival (6:00-8:30)

October 16-20: Conference Week and Early Release

October 23-27: Red Ribbon Week

Week of October 2

This Week:

Reading: Asking and Answering Questions, Beginning, Middle, and End

Writing: Narrative Writing

Phonics: Long A (ai and ay)

Math: Counting Coins (Pennies, Nickels, and Dimes)

Content: Regions and Rivers of Georgia

Spelling Words

  1. today
  2. play
  3. way
  4. stay
  5. say
  6. day
  7. tray
  8. gray
  9. paint
  10. train
  11. rain
  12. mail
  13. chain
  14. waist
  15. main

Upcoming Events:

September 25-29: Fall Break (No School)

October 3: Picture Day

October 6: Georgia Regions Project Due

October 12: Early Release Day

October 16-20: Conference Week and Early Release

Week of September 18

This Week:

Reading: Story Elements and Beginning, Middle, and End

Writing: Narrative Writing

Phonics: Short U and Long U (u_e)

Math: Place Value

Content: Regions and Rivers of Georgia

Spelling Words

1. cube
2. June
3. tune
4. flute
5. ruler
6. super
7. huge
8. cute
9. must
10.stuff
11.lunch
12.crush
13.plus
14.brush
15.drum

Upcoming Events:

September 25-29: Fall Break (No School)

October 3: Picture Day

October 6: Georgia Regions Project Due

October 12: Early Release Day

October 16-20: Conference Week and Early Release