The Weekly Scoop

February 16, 2016

School News

Report cards will go home on Wednesday. Please sign one copy and return it to school. Keep the other copy for your records.


Parent-Teacher conferences are scheduled for March 10th and 11th. I have to go to Yale for a meeting on March 11th, so I am offering alternate time slots. Please sign-up by Thursday, so I can send home confirmation times.


The STEM Fair is scheduled for March 3rd.

Subject by Subject

In language arts we will work on our next writing assignment. It will be a fantasy/fiction piece. We also will finish up Unit 4 in Benchmark Literacy. We are also working on capitalization and dictionary skills. We will have spelling tests on Thursday.


In math we will move to Topic 11 which is adding and subtracting fractions with like and unlike denominators.


In social studies we will work on VS 7 which is the Civil War. We will have a social studies vocabulary quiz on Friday. A study guide will go home today.


In science we will work on SOL4.2 which is force, energy, and motion. We will work on some experiments through this unit.


The following student has already earned 1 AR point: Brenna. Congratulations!!!