# Newsletter-April 11- 15, 2016

## Please visit my webpage for more information-

https://sites.google.com/a/leanderisd.org/mrs-wells/home

Look under the NEWSLETTER tab to find "view" or "downloads" of the vocabulary word list, , the xtra math pins, the RAZ kids login cards, Spelling City users and passwords, and the Think Through Math logins.

For xtra math website, students use my email: belinda.wells@leanderisd.org, then use the pin number from the download.

## Math Homework

1. PAPER homework: Drawing two-dimensional figures (3 pages). Mrs. Reim handed out this pages on Friday, but I will put them as a download on my website in case they didn't make it home.

2. Do at least 20 problems in Prodigy. These are the skill lessons we've uploaded:

*choose equation that represents word problem

*subtracting decimals to hundredths

*adding decimals to hundredths

*write a decimal from a number line

*place decimal on a number line

## Reading

1. Complete one RAZ story from their book room that is read orally and tested with the score of 70% or higher. Please encourage your child to go back and look for the answers to the questions.

## What is Quizlet?

Quizlet is a learning tool for students to study vocabulary. Students can learn the words and definitions of the words I've selected for the week before they complete the Spelling City assignments.

## Spelling/content vocabulary

Spelling Test will be replaced by Content Vocabulary Test.

1. Study the reading vocabulary flashcards on quizlet. The link is:

https://quizlet.com/131617461/flashcards

Test over these words on Friday.

2. After you have studied the words on quizlet, then complete the 4 assignments on Spelling City. The name of the assignment on Spelling City is Reading Content Set 2.

## Social Studies

We will be studying Texas missions in the next couple of weeks.

## Science

Science focus:

1. Working on a 3 minute TED Talk about our endangered animal.

2. Creating endangered animal poster.