Jungle News to Use

April 27-May 1

An Elephant Always Remembers...

How is it possible that May is upon us?! We have two field trips planned this month. We will be going to the 4H Fairgrounds for Food and Ag Day on the morning of May 12. We will also be joining the PBS 4th graders for a joint field trip to Vincennes on May 19. More info and permission slips to follow.

Our ISTEP Testing Schedule this Week:

Monday: 1:10-1:55

Wednesday: 7:45-9:20

Thursday: 7:45-8:35

No Bible Verse This Week.

Get plenty of rest this week, and eat a healthy breakfast!

What's Happening?

Math: probability and elapsed time. Math Madness continues! We will quiz over both topics on Friday.

Reading: Lit Circles meet Tuesday/Friday. Genre bags are due Thursday. We will be reviewing what makes a good summary paragraph this week.

English: continue chapter 7, DOL Quiz Friday

Writer's Workshop: We are beginning a fractured fairy tale writing piece this week.

Science: We will begin a unit on seeds/plant characteristics this week. We will also be reviewing force/motion from earlier in the school year.

Indiana History: We are moving ahead to Indiana and the Industrial Age. We will also be doing a lesson on longitude and latitude this week.

Spelling/Word Study: new word lists will come home on Monday. We are focusing on consonant clusters (three letter blends) for the next two weeks. Tic Tac Toe will be due this Friday.

Religion: no verse this week