The Nordtvedt News

January 11-15

What Are We Working On This Week?

Character Education: Trustworthiness

Reader's Workshop: We're working on comparing/contrasting in text and we will be learning about the genre of myths.

Spelling/Word Study: This is the second week (of 3 weeks) that we will be working on week #26. The test will be on Friday, January 22nd.

Writer's Workshop: We are continuing to work on our informational papers (animal report).

Math: Unit 5 - Addition and Subtraction with Fractions

Science: Unit 5 - Ecosystems TEST on Friday (study guide on Tuesday)

Social Studies/Health: these subjects are taught by Mrs. Kornder. Please check your child's agenda daily to see if they have homework in this area.


*January 18th - No School (staff development day)

*January 19th - Music field trip to the high school (African drumming)

*January 28th - student council special day (Sports Day)

*January 28th - Last day of Quarter 2

*January 29th - No School (teacher planning day)

*February 8th or 9th - 6th Grade Parent Information Nights @ 5:30 at Pearson 6th Grade Center (you should receive more information by mail before these dates)