Schwartz's Shoutouts!

Week of March 16th

What are we learning?

Reading- What is a character's perspective in a story and how is alike or different from our own?

Writing- This week we will be finishing up and publishing our travel brochures

Math- Fractions as a whole and comparing fractions (TEST ON THURSDAY)

Science-How do seeds grow and what adaptations do plants have?

Stem Words For This Week (Quiz in 2 weeks)

bene- = good

dis- = not or away

-er = more or one who does

-est = most



  • Study stem words and multiplication facts
  • Fractions as a whole sheet


  • Study stem words and multiplication facts
  • Comparing fractions sheet


  • Study stem words and multiplication facts
  • Study for fractions test


  • Have a great weekend!

Reminders, Updates, and Dates

Multiplication- Please make sure your student is practicing their facts for a few minutes each night.

Friday- Friday is a teacher professional development day so there is no school for students.

Ashtabula Field Trip- On Friday I sent home field trip permission forms for our field trip to Ashtabula plantation. The field trip is $7.00 and will be on March 27th. In order to give a count to the cafeteria of how many lunches they will need to make we need forms/money back by March 23rd.

3rd Grade Play- Thirg graders have been working hard on their 3rd grade play! They play will be here at Spearman on March 26th. We hope you can join us!