Mrs. Schleicher's Schmooze

Weekly Note from Mrs. Schleicher

Thank you so much for a wonderful Teacher Appreciation Week! From lunch, to our coffee surprises to massages and candy, it was such a special week! Thank you for all you do!

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Language Arts

I am so proud to say that everyone has finished their final draft of their autobiography! They had so much fun working on the pictures and we can't wait to share them with you next Wednesday at Young Author's Night!! This week we also learned about writing more clearly with adjectives.

Math

The students really enjoyed our Munchy Math Monday! We measured the length of flavored Twizzlers in cm and in. Then, we focused on weight in both the customary and metric systems. Last, we introduced temperature. Ask your child what the freezing and boiling point are in Fahrenheit and Celsius!

Hebrew

Lag-Baomer is a fun holiday we celebrate on the 33rd day of the counting of the Omer.

We studied the holiday story, songs, customs and games.

Lag Baomer vocabulary:

מְדוּרָה- bon fire (medurah)

חֵץ וְקֶשֶׁת- bow and arrow (cetz vakeshet)

בָּר-כּוֹכְבָא- BAR KOCHVAH (Hereo)

רוֹמָאִים- Romans (romaeem)

Shabbat shalom,

שַׁבָּת שָׁלוֹם

Galia Sabbag

Science

This week we reviewed for our test that will be next Wednesday. I will be having a tutorial on Tuesday if you would like your child to attend, please email me! Thanks so much!

Important Dates

5/10- Happy Mother's Day!!

5/12- Science Test Tutorial, 3:20- 3:45 or end of carpool, Please email me if you would like your child to stay

5/12-Unit 13 vocabulary test

5/13- Science Test on Vertebrates and Habitats

5/13-Young Author's Night @ 6:00 pm

5/14- Pajama Day

5/20- Field Day

5/21- Animal Safari Field Trip, 8:30-2:30