February 24th

  Weekly Newsletter February 24th – 28th

Notes for Families

  • Field Trip slips for the Alvin Ailey Dance Troop March 6th performance at the Auditorium Theater are due..  Please return form and $20. Email me if you have questions. 
  • Snack – Students with the last name starting with A-L, please bring in snack for the month of February.  Please bring enough for 21 students.  We have nut allergies in the class so please bring a snack without nuts/peanuts.
  • Black History Assembly Friday, February 28th.  There will be two performances: 9:30 and 2:00.  Families are welcome. We would like your child to be dressed in jeans and either a black, red or green shirt. 

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What is happening in class….

Math- We will begin Unit 7 focusing on whole number operations and measurement and data.  This week we will focus on 2-digit numbers and multiples of 10, addition problems with 3 or more addends, and explore measuring to the nearest yard.  

Reading –  This week we will continue our third unit focusing on character traits.   We will continue to infer character feelings, track characters’ actions, thoughts, and words across a story.  We will focus specifically this week on predicting characters’ actions based on character traits and past behaviors.  Students will practice retelling major events in a story.  

Writing – We will continue our opinion writings.  Students are learning how to persuade someone through their writing.  

Social Studies –  We will continue our African American History Unit.  At the end of the week we will write a report about someone we felt  inspired by. 

Science –  We will continue the Solids and Liquids Unit with more investigations on changing states of matter.  We will also discuss attributes of solids and liquirds.

Homework chart for the week:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Math  Homelink 7.1 7.2  Homelink 7.3 Homelink 7.4 Homelink NO homework 
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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