Sloop's Weekly Update

February 22- February 26

What We're Learning This Week:

Reading: I will...be able to understand the elements of poetry.


Math: I will...be able to divide whole numbers using partial quotient or standard algorithm.

I will....be able to multiply and divide decimals.


Science: I will... be able to explain the effects of heat transfer.

Updates & Reminders

Progress reports came home last week. Please sign & return!


We will have two tests this week: Heat Transfer Quiz & Adding and Subtracting Decimals Test. Please prepare by studying over the weekend & Monday evening.


Computers: Please bring your computer to and from school each day. Please make sure it is charged.


Health: Please let me know if you or someone you know has been exposed to COVID or being tested for COVID! Please do not send them until you receive test results. Contact me or the nurse if you have questions!


Homework: Students have homework EVERY DAY. For reading, they need to read a book of their choice for 30 minutes. Set a timer!! Then, write a summary in their reading log. For math, they have four small problems to complete each day.


Folders: Green folders should come to and from school each day. This holds their reading & math homework, as well as any important papers or attestation forms.


Zoom Password: Going forward all students will be required to enter a password for zoom calls. The password is sloop2020.

Classroom Wishlist

-Teachers Pay Teachers: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/ClassFund/Risa-Sloop-89053?sharing_template=on&utm_campaign=ClassFund%20Page


Thank you to those who have already made generous donations!! :)


-Expo Markers (We use lots of these)


-Pre-sharpened pencils


-Mr. Sketch Markers

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What will the schedule look like @ school?

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I'm here to help!

Please reach out to me if you need assistance regarding any assignments, academic needs, or help in general! The best time to contact me is during my office hours from 3:30 to 4:00pm I will do my best to get back with you ASAP. Thank you for being flexible and understanding!