Monday, November 17, 2014

Newsletter 11/17/14

Reading/Language Arts
This week is our Unit 2 review week.  We will be practicing all the comprehension, high frequency, phonics, and writing convention skills that we have learned the past 5 weeks.  There will be a Unit test towards the end of the week.  There are no vocabulary words.
Spelling Words
1. play 
2. ate
3. families
4. classes
5. you're
6. I'll
7. park
8. garden
9. forest
10. port
11. third
12. girl
13. more
14. before
15. plain
16. grade

**Please study these words all week with your child so they are ready for the test at the end of the week.

Circus Money

Reminder - $5.00 for the Circus is due!  If you haven't sent this in yet, please do so ASAP.

Monday, November 10, 2014

End of Trimester 1 (already...wow!)

This Friday, November 14th is the end of trimester 1!  Look for report cards that will be sent home on Friday, November 21st.

Picture Re-take

Just a reminder - Picture re-takes are this Wednesday, November 12th!

Newsletter 11/10/14

Reading/Language Arts
This week we will be reading the story, One Good Turn Deserves Another by Judy Sierra.  One Good Turn Deserves Another is a folk tale.  Folk tales are stories that have been handed down for many years.  The comprehension strategy we will be focusing on this week is compare and contrast.  The vocabulary words for this week are behind, brought, door, everybody, minute, promise, and sorry.
Spelling Words
1. main 
2. wait
3. say
4. away
5. play
6. raise
7. brain
8. paint
9. stay
10. today
11. tray
12. tail
13. favorite
14. they

**Please study these words all week with your child so they are ready for the test at the end of the week.