Archive for November 2014

Happy Holiday!

Apologies, the project description stated confusing dates. Presentations will begin December 1 and conclude December 19th.

Please consider donating to the Warrior store.
Please consider donating snacks for the group.

Tuesday we are celebrating the Native American unit with a traditional Potlatch. Please see the description for that event in the take home folders.

This weeks assignments:
Monday: Read for a minimum 15 minutes
Tuesday: Read a newspaper article
Wednesday: Read the funny papers
Thursday: Read the advertisements that come in the mail
Friday: Read to a family member

Writing Choices:
Choice 1: Write a greeting card to a family member
Choice 2: Write a thank you note to your folks

Big Field trip week!
Please be sure your child is on time for school as we will be leaving on time. Late students will have to stay back at the school.

Tomorrow we will visit the Field Museum, Native American Exhibit. Students should bring a sack lunch.

Friday we will visit the Auditorium Theater to see the Dance Theater of Harlem. We will eat at school on Friday.

Look for the Research Project instructions in the take home folders this week. Projects will be due the first weeks of December.

Also look for our Potlatch invitation in the take home folder.

This weeks assignments:
Monday: Read, Math Link, Choose writing prompt
Tuesday: Read, Math Link, write a draft
Wednesday: Read, Math Link, Revise your writing
Thursday: Read, Math Link, Edit your writing
Friday: Read, Math Link, Submit your writing to the teacher

Writing Choices:
Choice 1: Write a description of the museum to someone who has not visited there

Choice 2:Write about something you like to do with your family.

This is a crazy week!
Tuesday is a holiday, no school.
Wednesday is Parent Conferences, no school for kids.
Next week is our trip the Field Museum.

We are in the throws of our Native American Unit. Be on the look out for a home research project…coming soon.

This weeks assignments:
Monday: Read, Math Link, Choose writing prompt
Tuesday: Read, Math Link, write a draft
Wednesday: Read, Math Link, Revise your writing
Thursday: Read, Math Link, Edit your writing
Friday: Read, Math Link, Submit your writing to the teacher

Writing Choices:
Choice 1:Think of a time someone was generous to you. Write about how they showed generosity.

Choice 2:Write about something you like to do all by yourself.