BUZZ FEED

Monday, December 7 - Friday, December 18

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, December 10 - FINAL EXAMS Math in the morning followed by Language.


  • PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR CHILD HAS FRESHLY SHARPENED PENCILS AND AN ERASER.

Friday, December 11 - NO SCHOOL for Prep.


  • Teacher marking day


Monday, December 14 - Wednesday, December 16


  • Regular classes. YES we will be working


Thursday, December 17 - CLASS PARTY & GIFT BOOK EXCHANGE


  • Letter is being sent home this afternoon. PLEASE ask your child for it.
  • Kids wear party clothes. Please, nothing to fancy.


Friday, December 18 - LAST DAY

  • Mass and noon dismissal


Monday, January 4, 2016 - BACK TO SCHOOL.


  • Book Reports are due.
  • Assignment will be sent home on THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17.
  • I will email a copy of both the Book Report assignment and the Christmas letter (just in case).

STUDY GUIDE REMINDERS

Most studying should be completed by now and children should be simply reviewing the following topics;


MATHEMATICS

· PLACE VALUE – to ten thousands

o digit

o expanded form

o word form

o standard form

o understand the difference between the value of a digit and the place of a digit

· COMPARING AND ORDERING NUMBERS

o greater than (>)

o less than (<)

o equal to (=)

o least

o greatest

· PATTERN

o odd

o even

· ROUNDING / ESTIMATING

o to nearest thousand

o using place value

o using number line

· ADDITION – with and without regrouping

o Estimating sums

o Adding 3-digit numbers

· WORD PROBLEMS


LANGUAGE ARTS

GRAMMAR

· SENTENCES

o What is a sentence?

§ Putting words in order to make a sentence with capital letter and punctuation mark

o Types of sentences

§ Declarative

§ Interrogative

§ Imperative

§ Exclamatory

o Subjects in a sentence

o Predicates in a sentence

o Simple and Complete Subjects

o Simple and Complete Predicates

o Compound subjects and predicates

· NOUNS

o What is a Noun?

o Singular nouns

o Plural nouns

o Common nouns

o Proper nouns

READING COMPREHENSION