Friday, October 27, 2017
Please remember to have your child bring his/her blue folder to school every day.
Please remember to sign your child’s AR reading log located in the back of the blue daily folder. Every student should be reading an AR book(s) of his/her choice weekly so he/she can meet his/her goal for the second nine weeks. AR points are earned by taking tests at school on books he/she has read on his/her level or above and earning at least 80%. Students can take AR tests on books from our classroom library, school library, public library, or books from home as long as they are AR and on or above his/her reading level.
Homework was located in your child’s pink folder last week and is due on or before Wednesday, November 1st.
1 - skills U2W1 wksht.
2 - skills practice math wkshts.
10/30-11/3- Character Education Spirit Week
Here are the themes for each day of our Character Education Spirit Week
Monday, October 30th: “Let Your Kindness Shine Bright”- Students wear bright or neon colored clothing.
Tuesday, October 31st : “Bobcats Have Great Character”- Students dress up as their favorite book character.Parade details to follow.. and our Fall party.
Wednesday, November 1st : “Bobcats are Red-y to Make Positive Choices”- Students wear the color red. Our class t-shirts arrive.
Thursday, November 2nd : “We’re Wacky for Good Character”- Students wear wacky-tacky clothing.
Friday, November 3rd : “Boosterthon Spirit Day”- Fun Run! Students wear class or school shirts for the Boosterthon Fun Run.
A Peek at next Week: October 30th- November 3rd. A few changes regarding the reading assessments. On Wednesday, November 1st, we will complete our spelling, vocabulary and writing assessments. Our comprehension assessment is scheduled for Thursday, November 2nd.
We will complete Unit 2 week 1 in Wonders on Monday, October 30th. Our class has been focusing on the ways in which animals survive. Some animals live in hot places; others live in cold places. Wherever they live, animals need to adapt to their environment. Our essential question is how animals survive.
Complete chapter 3 on learning basic number facts. We have been using different ways to practice our basic addition and subtraction facts. Our chapter 3 assessment is scheduled for Tuesday, October 31st. Continue practicing basic addition and subtraction facts with your child. Flash cards can be purchased at Dollar Tree. On Thursday, November 2nd we will begin chapter 4 on 2-digiyt addition facts.
Continue learning Map Skills.
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To Many Happy Days,