Weekly Newsletter

Bushel of Information     

Mrs. Wallace    



January 11-15, 2016

Jan. 11-15

Spelling Words

Words with the sound /ar/like in the word stairs.

1. bear

2. tear

3.haircut

4. wear

5. airplane

6.compare

7. repair

8. pear

9. prepare

10. stairs

11.stare

12. glare

13.sharing

14. fairy

15.aware

16.steady

17.balance

18.regular

19. constant

20. slowpoke

 

Homework

Monday- Word Triangles

 

Tuesday- Detailed Sentences

 

Thursday- 3x’s each

 

Friday- Spelling Test

 

Reading

30 minutes or more every night with your own personal books or library books. Please fill out your At Home Reading Log and Book it Form.

 

 

 

Focus:

Weekly Thinking Map: Circle Map

Tree Map

 

 

Reading

Sayings We Share: Proverbs and Fables

 

Genre:

Fables

 

 

Writing

Answering comprehension questions regarding fables.

 

Cause/Effect

 

Inference

 

 

Math (Areas covered on Everyday Math Assessment)

Place Value to Round Whole Numbers

Estimate Sums and Differences

Add/Subtract Whole Numbers

Solve Two-Step Problems

Properties/Meaning of Multiplication

Meaning of Division

Fractions

Time

 

Math Homework:

Monday-Multiplication Facts for 6 Pg.1 Tuesday- Multiplication Facts for 6 Pg.2

Thursday –Multiplication Facts for 6 Pg.3

 

Upcoming Events

January 12 PTA Meeting/Math Night

January 15 End of 2nd Grading Period

January 15 Mid-Year PBIS Dance

January 18 Holiday

January 18/19 Teacher Workdays/No

School

January 22 Report Cards Go Home

January 27 Early Dismissal

 

Parents…

It is assessment time again, which means the window for getting it all completed is January 5th-January27th.

Your child will be taking the following tests:

  • mClass benchmark (Text Reading and Comprehension)
  • DIBELS benchmark
  • STAR Reading/Math benchmark
  • Everyday Math Assessments
  • AIMS Web Math Assessments

It is very important your child’s absences are at a minimum during this time.

Have a great week! J


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