Miss Niedringhaus November 16, 2015


11-16-15: Plains Indians Skype

11-18-15: Field Trip Permission forms and money due!

11-20-15: Math Topic 7 Test

11-20-15: Spelling Week 13 Test

Please remember to send in the field trip permission form and money! If you need another copy please let me know! Also, we have snack everyday! Please remember to send your child with a snack everyday!


Reader’s Workshop

Students will:

· Describe the connections between a series of historical events.

· Know and use text features to locate key information in a text efficiently.

· Compare and contrast important points presented in two texts on the same topic.

Writer’s Workshop

Students will:

· Compare and contrast the daily lives of Native Americans.

Spelling/Phonics: Patterns (al) (all)

call, fall, mall, salt, malt, bald, false, final, walnut, walrus,

animal, also, almond, almost, already, altogether

Vocabulary: ceremony, communicate, vision

Text: Herd of Cows, Storm Makers Tipi, Her Seven Brothers,

The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush, The Gift Horse

Read Aloud: Buffalo Before Breakfast (A Magic Tree House Book)

Math: Topic 7: Mental Subtraction

Lessons Include: Subtracting on a 100 chart

Subtracting tens and ones

Problem Solving