September, 2012

Weekly Challenge Newsletter- Week of Sept. 24, 2012

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Challenge Weekly Newsletter- Sept. 24, 2012   Language Arts- Continue to read Bunnicula (mystery novel). Complete comprehension questions Play a Bunnicula board game with a partner. Begin Grammar book called Grammar Island- Focus on nouns, pronouns and verbs   http://staff.bbhcsd.org/lantj/2012/09/spelling-and-vocabulary-words-week-of-sept-24-2012/    …Continue reading →

Spelling and Vocabulary words- Week of Sept. 24, 2012

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Challenge Spelling and Vocabulary List for the Week ofSept. 24, 2012-Only 7 words this week.   emanated- to flow out pendant- piece of jewelry with a hanging ornament immobile- not moving stake- a stick or post pathetic- pitiful listless-lack of …Continue reading →

Weekly Newsletter- September 17, 2012

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Open House this week! Thursday, Sept. 20th 5:30-6:30 p.m. (No formal presentation/For students and family) All are welcome!   We’re starting to prepare for an Ocean Animal Report . We will have a field trip on Sept. 28th (Friday) from …Continue reading →

Spelling and Vocabulary Test- Week of September 17, 2012

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Words related to Bunnicula Ch. 1-4 admiration- a feeling of wonder or pleasure reverie- a daydream compromise- an agreement between two people or groups vivid- bright or intense eerie- to inspire fear sauntered- to stroll subtle- fine or delicate indulge-to …Continue reading →

Walking Field Trip to the Library- Sept. 28th- 11 a.m.

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We are taking a walking field trip to the Brecksville Public Library on Friday, Sept. 28th.   Agenda: 11:00 a.m. – Walk to Kids’ Quarters near Brecksville Community Center to eat lunch 11:30-12:45 p.m. Eat packed lunch and play at …Continue reading →

Spelling and Vocabulary List- Week of Sept. 10th

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Weekly Spelling and Vocabulary List Week of Sept. 10, 2012   Words related to “Wolf and the Lion” (Aesop’s Fable): injured- to do harm frustrate- to make worthless selfish- to care only for oneself lair- a den for an animal …Continue reading →

AR 1st Quarter Requirements

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We are having an Accelerated Reader contest for first quarter. Top 3 point earners win a prize. All children who reach 80 points will win an award and a small prize. Your child is encouraged to read chapter books, because they …Continue reading →

Spelling and Vocabulary List – Week of Sept.4, 2012

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Students will need to memorize the spelling of the words. The vocabulary test will be matching. (List is short this week.) array– arrangement of rows and columns on a sheet product– the answer of a multiplication problem factors– numbers multiplied …Continue reading →