The Nordtvedt News

January 2nd-5th

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! I hope that you and your family have had a nice break! It's hard to believe that it's already time to start the new year and head back to school. Just like the start of a new quarter, I always remind the kids (just like many adults) you can always make a fresh start in the new year....practice better study habits, read more, stay on top of projects or personal goals, and be the BEST version of yourself!

What Are We Working On This Week?

Character Education: The month of January is Trustworthiness.


Reader's Workshop: Working on comparing/contrasting


Spelling/Word Study: Students will receive Week #26 and the test will be on next Friday, January 12th.


Writer's Workshop: Compare and Contrast in writing


Math: Unit #5 - Addition and Subtraction of Fractions


Science: Unit #5 - Ecosystems


Social Studies: this subject is taught by Mrs. Kornder. Please check your child's agenda daily to see if they have homework in this area. Questions, please emailmkornder@shakopee.k12.mn.us

Reminders:

Monday, January 15th - No School (staff development)

Tuesday, January 16th - Field Trip to watch African Drumming

Friday, January 19th - End of 2nd Quarter

Monday, January 22nd - No School (teacher plan day)