The Nordtvedt News

November 21st-23rd

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family! Thank you for your help in making this school year a great year for everyone! Your commitment to our school and your child's education is evident. Thank you!

What Are We Working On This Week?

Character Education: In November, we are working on the trait of Responsibility/ Citizenship.

Reader's Workshop: Working on summarizing.

Spelling/Word Study: We will be doing spelling a little different this quarter. For most of our lists, we will be working on them for 2-3 weeks. This week we will continue to be working on Week #25 words. Students are expected to study every night. The test will be Friday, December 2nd.

Writer's Workshop: Informational Reports. Students should have at least 3 resources (which can be books and internet sources) and they should be completing the pink packet with information from their resources.

Math: Unit 3 - Adding and Subtracting Whole Numbers and Decimals

Science: Unit 4 - Living Things Grow and Reproduce

Social Studies: this subject is taught by Mrs. Kornder. Please check your child's agenda daily to see if they have homework in this area. Questions, please


*November 22nd - Native American Pride field trip in the morning

*November 24th & 25th - No School (Thanksgiving Break)

*November 28th- December 15th - Toy Drive (new toys)

*December 16th - 5th Grade Winter Olympics

*December 19th- January 2nd - No School (Winter Break)