Friday, May 6

Classroom Newsletter

Classroom News

Teacher Appreciation

Thank you for making me feel so special this week! The flowers, notes, treats and gifts have made me feel very appreciated. I am a blessed teacher!

Andrew Luck Book Club

This could be a great way to get kids excited about reading over the summer. Thought I would share!
http://www.wthr.com/story/31808348/andrew-luck-launches-the-andrew-luck-book-club

FOR THE WEEK OF 5/9 - 5/13

READING WORKSHOP

  • Anchor Text- Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
  • Theme
  • Character Motives
  • Conflict
  • Social Issues in literature

WRITING WORKSHOP

  • We will be studying persuasive writing and write several persuasive letters.

MATH WORKSHOP

Lessons 9.5 - 9.10

    • Buying at the Stock-Up sale
    • Factors of a whole number
    • Sharing money
    • Lattice Multiplication
    • Exploring arrays, equilateral triangles, and strength of paper


Math Resources:

SPECIALS

  • Monday: P.E.
  • Tuesday: Technology
  • Wednesday: Art
  • Thursday: Music
  • Friday: P.E.

UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Lifeskill for May- Motivation

  • May 11: Early Release Day

  • May 13: Hinkle Hey Day 6:00-9:00 - Volunteers are still needed. I will be working the 5:30-6:30 shift and would love to see you there!

  • May 30: Memorial Day, No School

  • June 1: Last Student Day!

Have a wonderful weekend!