Weekly newsletter- Feb. 29, 2016

OFF

Language arts- Figurative language (similie, metaphor, alliteration, idioms) Finishing President reports Sharing orally our culture paragraphs Writing daily in our blog. I discussed that sentences should not be short; they should about 5-6 words or more long. Also blog paragraphs …Continue reading →

Spelling and vocabulary week of Feb. 21, 2016

OFF

Good Luck Charms- Spelling and Vocabulary List- Week of Feb. 21, 2016   fortune- chance happening or luck preserve- to protect and maintain without change fortuitous- accidental, by chance pleasant- pleasing or enjoyable unfortunate- having undeserved bad luck security- safety …Continue reading →

Weekly Newsletter- Feb. 16, 2016

OFF

Language Arts Will start to research an American president Writing daily on kidblog Finishing reading The Green Book Math- Mixed numbers and Improper Fractions Social Studies- Cultures and Traditions COSI- Wednesday- Theme: Astronomy- We will have an assembly in the …Continue reading →

Weekly newsletter- Week of Feb. 8, 2016

OFF

Language Arts- Continuing to read The Green Book – analyzing characters Reading a famous poem The Eagle by Tennyson (analyzing poetry terms) Main idea Activity in Learning Centers Reading about Life in the U. S. (Math mini book on populations …Continue reading →

Vocabulary and Spelling Words- Feb. 8, 2016 Test on Thursday

OFF

Spelling and Vocabulary words Week of Feb. 8, 2016 Test on Thursday   astronomy- the study of stars and planets cavity- a hole or hollow area geologist- a scientist who studies earth’s structure aqueduct- a pipe for carrying water geography- …Continue reading →

Weekly Newsletter- Feb. 1, 2016

OFF

Language Arts Reading the Green Book. Vocabulary and spelling words based on this book. Finishing up the final in class project on a country. Writing paragraphs about main idea. Daily edits Enrichment packet is being sent home today. Due Feb. …Continue reading →

OFF

1. sowing* placing seeds in the ground to grow Verb I’m sowing seeds so flowers will grow. 2. crystalline atom pattern creating three dimensional solid Adjective Quartz, sugar, and salt are crystalline solids. 3. unpalatable inedible or unpleasant in taste …Continue reading →

Weekly newsletter- January 26, 2016

OFF

Language Arts- Transcontinental Railroad discussion- Spelling and vocabulary words come from there. https://www.spellingcity.com/lantj/ Latin roots: port – to carry       pan, pass – to spread, to step         mot, move- to move ​Continue to read The …Continue reading →

Weekly newsletter- Week of Jan. 19, 2016

OFF

Language Arts- “The Road Not Traveled” (Frost poem) Discussion about poem and analysis of the poem. **Did you know it does not encourage the read to take the road less traveled. That’s a misconception about the poem:) Daily Edit Continue …Continue reading →

Vocabulary list- Week of Jan. 19, 2016

OFF

1. verge on the border of something Noun Losing balance, I’m on the verge of falling. 2. diverge separate into different directions Verb The road will diverge, or fork, at the light. 3. converge to draw closer and finally meet …Continue reading →

1 2 3 4 49