Blue & Silver Newsletter
For the week of 12/11/17
Business Fair Friday!
12/15 5th grade Business Fair (@ 12:50)
12/18 Polar Express Day (wear your pajamas)
12/19 Holiday Party (9:45-10:45) Regular 2:50 Dismissal
12/20 - 1/3/ Holiday Break
1/4 Welcome Back!
Our Learning Targets
Writing: We can write an expository piece that includes combined sentences and transitions.
Social Studies: We can identify the accomplishments of Spanish explorers in Texas (Alonso Alvarez de Pineda, Cabeza de Vaca, Francisco Coronado, Juan de Onate) and explain the impact of these explorations on the settlement of the Western Hemisphere, especially Texas.
Math: We can compare fractions using comparison symbols. We can represent decimals, including tenths and hundredths, using concrete and visual models and money.
Science: We can explore, illustrate, and compare life cycles in living organisms.
Spelling List for the week
polar, stocking, present, fireplace, jingle, sleigh, elves, rustle, barren, conductor, wreath, chimney, Christmas, December, believe
Bonus Words: ornament, receive, chocolate, reindeer, nougat
The Room Reps for our classes have put together a Shutterfly site for our classes. If you haven't joined yet, here is the information:
Shutterfly Information & Photo Sharing Site - Did you know...
Our Averitt / Torres class has a Shutterfly site!
The purpose is to help keep you informed, track calendar events and messaging as well as collect & share photos from classroom activities!
If you are interested in access, please contact us, or click this link to request access: