Ms. Selle's Class E-News

News for the week of October 1, 2012

Learning Time!

Math - We have wrapped up place value and started division. Please bear with me. There will be a few tears as we learn the long algorithm, but I promise...they WILL get it! One cruel element to being able to divide, is being able to multiply. If you child does not know their facts, please assist me in getting them to memorize them.


Science - By now I am sure you have hear all about parasites and host - YUMMO! We are continuing our studies in in the ecosystem. Food chains and webs will begin this week. Be sure to ask your child about their ecosystem in a bottle.


Social Studies - We have officially Reconstructed the south post civil war. Our unit test will be on Tuesday. Your child has a study guide and their notebook to study with . We are now looking west to settle that territory.


Reading / Writing - We are continuing our small group work. These groups are based on student needs.


Word Study WILL be gin this week! Sorry for the delay in starting it - our class scheduled had a few hiccups, but we are flowing now!


Look for a progress report later today!

Class Needs - Friends of the School

Please do not feel obligated, but our class could use the following items:


tissue (we use about a box a week)

band-aids

envelops

sandwich size zip lock baggies.


Picture Day

Tuesday, Oct. 2nd 2012 at 9am

2068 Yukon Drive

Rock Hill, SC

If you haven't already, send in your picture order forms.

Kayaking

Wednesday, Oct. 17th 2012 at 8am

Red River Rd

Rock Hill, SC

Please remember to send in your permission slip and money if you have not already done so. We need to have all forms and money by October 12, 2012.