Weekly Newsletter for February 12- 16, 2018
We will begin a new story this week titled, “Life in the Forest.” Throughout this story we will be discussing how plant and animal communities are important to each other. We will also be discussing the authors purpose of their writing.
Our phonics skills for this story are the long U sound and inflected ending –ed. Our spelling words include huge, June, rule, tube, use, cube, cute, flute, rude, and mule. Our challenge words for this story are, “water” and “under.”
In Math, we will begin Topic 8. Throughout this topic, we will be discussing how numbers 10 and higher can be shown, counted, read and written. Key vocabulary for this topic includes: ones, tens, digit, and break apart a ten.
Attached are flyers for February’s Scholastic orders. Scholastic Book Orders are due Friday, February 23rd. You may order online by using our class code: MJJ8J or you may send in the book order with a check (Scholastic INC.)
Our schedule for this upcoming week:
Monday (2/12) Day 9- Keyboarding
Tuesday (2/13) Day 10- Gym
Wednesday (2/14)- Day 1- Music – Happy Valentine’s Day!
Thursday (2/15) Day 2- Computers
Friday (2/16) Day 3- Art *Spartan Dress Down Day for a $1 donation!
As always, if you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me! I can be reached by phone, note, email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by Class Dojo message!