Mrs. Lee's Weekly Update

News for the Week of October 3, 2012

MAPS testing

We will test on the following dates: October 4, October 9, and October 15. The computer lab tends to be cool so please send your child with a sweatshirt on these days.

Scholastic Book Order Due October 5

Scholastic Book Orders are coming home today and are due by October 5. I registered our class for online ordering. When you order online, you get a coupon for a free book and our clas gets a free book with each online order. If you would like to order online, see the back of the order form. Our class code is LBJ3L. You may also return the order form along with a check made to Scholastic.

Our Learning

  • Reading Workshop/Shared Reading- What is schema? Using our schema to make connections when we read
  • Writing Workshop- Selecting topics for narratives, writing a good beginning, telling a story in order from beginning to end
  • Math Workshop- Exploring ways to find the sum of addition sentences, finding addition sentences that are equal to one another
  • Social Studies- Creating community maps, including a map key, reading maps using a compass rose

Mark Your Calendars

  • October 4- MAPS testing
  • October 5- Book orders due
  • October 10- Late Start *please note the date is wrong in the daily folder*