January, 2014

Challenge Newsletter- Week of Jan. 27, 2014

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Language Arts: Reminder: January fiction book report- due Jan. 31st (February book report is another fiction book- FYI) Reading news articles- Writing a paragraph summary based on this article. Common and proper noun- review packet Writing sentences with conjunctions. We …Continue reading →

Vocabulary and Spelling Words- Week of Jan. 27, 2014

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Vocabulary and Spelling Words- Week of January 27, 2014 Post is a prefix. Post means “after” (Post is the opposite of “pre”) 1. postpone- to put off to a later time 2. postscript- a phrase added at the end of …Continue reading →

Challenge Newsletter- Week of Jan. 21, 2014

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A Gecko is coming soon to our room!  We need a few more items to set up a home for our class pet. We still need: undertank heater light thermometer Can you help us gather these items? Email me if …Continue reading →

Vocabulary list- Test on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014

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Vocabulary Words only- from The Green Book (No need to study the spelling of each word- Know the meanings only.) Week of January 21, 2014 1.     Conscious- fully aware of one’s own thoughts 2.     Fodder- food for livestock 3.     Hexagon- …Continue reading →

Weekly Vocabulary List- January 13, 2014

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Vocabulary Words only (no spelling) for Week of January 13, 2014 (Test is on Thursday.) The Green Book Vocabulary Words 1. rations- a fixed amount of food 2. runnel- a small stream 3. rivulet- a small stream 4. treacle- molasses …Continue reading →

Newsletter- Covers Weeks of Jan. 6 and 13, 2014

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Happy New Year!!    Please check that your little one has all their hats, coats, boots… labeled.  Our lost and found table is overflowing.  If you are missing anything, please check this table that is located in the front lobby.     On …Continue reading →