January 6th-10th

  Weekly Newsletter January 2nd-10th

Notes for Families

  • Welcome back and Happy 2020!  We are excited to start the New Year!
  • Field Trip slips for the Alvin Ailey Dance Troop performance at the Auditorium Theater will be sent home this week- keep a lookout. 
  • Snack –  Students with the last name starting with M-Z, please bring in snack for the month of January.  Please bring enough for 21 students. We have nut allergies in the class so please bring a snack without nuts/peanuts.
  • We are still collecting lunch forms!  


What is happening in class….

Math- We will do 4.8-4.11 this week.  We will focus on measuring using feet, inches, centimeters, and explore using arrays.  Please keep practicing telling time at home.  

Reading –  We continue to put all of our nonfiction strategies to use and also determine the main idea of a paragraph or topic. 

Writing – We will write a book about what we are an expert so that we can make “How To” books.  Students have chosen a topic that involves movement (dance, soccer, planting a garden) and formulated a table of contents and are now writing chapters. 

Social Studies –  We will continue to research different native american tribes in the U.S. and learn how living in different regions affected their way of life. 

Science –  We will be observing how plates move by cutting out along the plate boundaries on a map.  

Homework chart for the week:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Math  4.8 Homelink 4.9  Homelink 4.10 Homelinks 4.11 Homelinks No HW
Reading & Reading Log Read for 20 minutes and fill our reading log Read for 20 minutes → Reading log Read for 20 minutes → Reading log Read for 20 minutes → Reading log Read for 20 minutes


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