Young's Newsletter

January 21, 2014

Weekly Notes

Important Dates:

Wednesday, Jan. 22 - Early Release 1:45

Feb. 6 & 7 - PT Conferences

Your child has his or her conference time in their backpack. Please check the time and let me know if it does NOT work. Thanks!

We are creating photostories/podcasts comparing and contrasting animals that live in the polar regions. Students are looking at a number of characteristics, including adaptation and the effect of climate change.

We are beginning our argumentative writing this week. Argumentative/Opinion writing is the focus this quarter.


  • Math - daily
  • Spelling - due Friday
  • Reading - total of 100 minutes