April 8th, 2016
We survived our first round of PARCC testing. The students did great! We are staying "PARCC Positive" in the Hassels class:) The Reading tests are done and next Monday and Tuesday the students will take the Math tests. Please make sure your child gets a good night sleep, eats a healthy breakfast, and brings their charger and headphones to school everyday for testing. Here is the remaining test schedule for next week...
April 11th- Math Test- Unit 1 (morning)/ Math Unit 2 (afternoon)
April 12th- Math Test- Unit 3 (morning)/ Math Unit 4 (afternoon
News You Can Use!
Spirit Wear orders- An order form was sent home in the Friday folder. All orders are due by April 14th.
Book Mark contest- The Huntley Library is have a bookmark design competition. All students received an entry form. This is an option activity and entries are due April 18th.
Book Fair- The Book Fair will take place April 25th-29th. Here are the hours they will be open for business...
Thurs: 9:30-2:30, 5:30-7:30
April 13th- Opera for the Young Assembly
April11th-12th- Math PARCC Testing
April 15th- NO SCHOOL- Institute Day
April 25th-29th- Book Fair
April 26th- Spring Pictures
April 28th- Art Show/Book Fair 5:30-7:30
May 13th- Fieldtrip to the Fermilab (more details coming soon)
May 20th- Battle of the Books competition (more details coming soon)
June 3rd- Last day of school!
Battle of the Books
Story- Unit 4 Review
Comprehension Skills: Character and Plot, Compare and Contrast, Sequencing, Graphic Sources
Conventions: Pronouns, Contractions and Negatives
Vocabulary: Synonyms and Antonyms, Idioms, Multiple Meaning Words, Unknown Words, Greek and Latin Roots
Unit 8: Perimeter and Area
Social Studies: Earning Income (Theme 2)