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.
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:
|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|