Monday, November 28, 2016

Newsletter 11-28-16

Language Arts:
-Story: Life in the Forest
-Big Question: How are plants and animals important to each other?
-Weekly Words (Word Wall):
water, under, grow, food, around, find
-Reading Skill:  Author's Purpose
-Grammar Skill: Nouns can be plural or singular.
-Writing Trait: Voice

Math:
-What are some ways to collect and show data?

Science
-How does light help you see?

Social Studies
-What are family traditions?  How do we celebrate these traditions?

Second Step:
-What are 3 ways we show empathy?

Words to Practice:
huge
June
rule
tube
use
cube
cute
flute
rude
mule

Friday, November 18, 2016

FEAST!!!

The Pilgrims and Native American Indians got to enjoy a delicious feast with one another today!  Happy Thanksgiving everyone!



Friday, November 11, 2016

Newsletter 11-14-16

Language Arts:
-Story: The Big Circle
-Big Question: How do animal communities work to survive?
-Weekly Words (Word Wall):
down, inside, now, there, together
-Reading Skill:  Sequence of events
-Grammar Skill: Some proper nouns are calendar words.
-Writing Trait: Sentence Fluency

Math:
-How can we define 3-D shapes and their attributes?

Science
-Where are stars in the sky?

Social Studies
-How can we be good helpers at school?

Second Step:
-What are 3 ways we show empathy?

Words to Practice:
home
hope
rose
woke
those
bone
hose
joke
rode
stone

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Marble Jar

Ms. Potter's fantastic class filled the marble jar AGAIN!  Yahooooooo!!  We are very excited to celebrate!  Keep working hard and making good choices!



Veteran's Day

We celebrated Veteran's Day this week!  We read a book about Veterans, wrote cards to Veterans, and made poppy pencils!