This week 2/20-23
I hope you all enjoyed a nice 4 day weekend! We were right back to work today at school, the students were working very hard on all of the new concepts coming their way!
School dates this week is Go Texan Day on Friday 2/23. Students are encouraged to dress in their cowboy gear that day, please send tennis shoes if students wear boots.
This week in class:
Reading - We're continuing to work in series books, this week we're focusing on character traits.
Writing - We're working on writing a persuasive writing, today we started on writing our introduction, we'll continue to write each paragraph throughout this week.
Spelling this week is review words that are commonly misspelled by students, please review these words and try a new way of studying if your child is getting bored with the old ways you've been studying.
Math - We're continuing to talk about telling time on clocks as well as measuring using non-standard units.
Math Facts test: We are sending home the exact test the students will take on Mondays for you to practice with your child at home throughout the week, then we will take the test on Friday for a grade. Please use the number sentences on the page, do flashcards, games, etc. to practice and learn those facts!
Science - We are continuing to talk about objects in the sky this week, thanks so much for the Oreo cookie donations, they were a great and tasty way to show moon phases.
Social Studies- We are working on biographies and will begin a research project this week!
Thanks so much for your support at home, I definitely appreciate it. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.