Mrs. Trout's Class

April 4-8

Kite Day

Friday, April 8th, 10am

517 Julian Newman Drive

Athens, AL

Kite day has been rescheduled for Friday, April 8 @ 10am. Parents are welcome to attend! Kites can be purchased at Walmart, KMart, or Dollar General. Please have kites assembled before school. Hope you can join us!

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Important Dates

April 8- Spring picture money due

April 8- Kite Day @10 am

April 11- 3:00 PTF meeting

April 15- No school for students

May 13- Field Day (details TBA)

As soon as a Kite Day date is picked, I will send home a note.


Please be working on letters, sight words, numbers from 0-20, addition and subtraction, and writing sentences with your students. The end of the year is coming up soon!

This week....

Reading


  • dipthongs sh and th
  • Sight word: too, has
  • Comprehension: ask and answer questions about our story
  • Genre: fiction
  • Read about growing up, helping at home, household furniture
  • adjectives
  • Please review all letters, sounds, and sight words with your student. They will be responsible for all letters and sight words at the end of this nine weeks.


Math


  • Counting collections
  • How can you create 15 by adding 2-3 numbers together?
  • How can you use objects to show 16 and 17 as tens and ones? (Go Math 7.7)
  • How can you count and write 16 and 17 with words and numbers? (Go Math! 7.8)


Writing


  • Explore opinion writing
  • Learn what an opinion is and how an author expresses her opinion
  • Generate opinions about animals that would not make good pets and provide evidence to support reasoning
  • Generate opinions about animals that would make good pets and provide evidence to support reasoning
  • Free write


Science/Social Studies


  • Read books about wind
  • Discuss wind scale
  • Record the weather every day on Nearpod
  • Learn how to read a thermometer
  • Make a model thermometer and discuss cold and hot temperatures and appropriate clothing
  • Compare inside and outside temperatures
  • Measure water temperature