Schwartz's Shoutouts!

Week of 2/1/16

What Are We Doing?

Reading

Tracking secondary characters in a text, thinking about how a character changes throughout a text, and looking at how illustrations add to a story


Writing

Writing an opinion piece that includes an introduction, 3 reasons with supporting details, and a conclusion


Math

finishing up measurment


Social Studies

finishing up settlers and starting the American Revolution

Homework

Monday

Get graded papers signed

Read for 20 minutes

Practice multiplication facts

Spelling sort


Tuesday

Read for 20 minutes

Study for math test using the practice test (test on Thursday)

Spelling sort


Wednesday

Read for 20 minutes

Study for math test (test tomorrow)

Spelling sort


Thursday


Read for 20 minutes

Practice multiplication facts

Spelling sort



Friday


Have a great weekend!

Dates and Reminders

Homework

Our homework is likely to change throughout the week depending on how long lessons take, how well the students are grasping the concepts, and any unscheduled changes in our day. I will update homework throughout the week on your child's google calendar on their Ipad. Feel free to check their calendar for their homework for the night in case something has changed.


Dates

  • Feb. 4 Math Measurement Test
  • Feb. 8 Val-o-Gram forms due
  • Feb. 8 Author Visit (3rd-5th)
  • Feb. 9 Variety Show Auditions (after school)
  • Thurs. 11 Variety Show Auditions (after school)
  • Fri. 12 Val-o-grams go home