Heroes and Texan Horns Newsletter

For the week of 4/11

McKinney Roughs Field Trip Info

Ms. Torres's homeroom needs one more volunteer for the field trip. Please email Ms. Torres if you are interested.

Learn more about McKinney Roughs: http://www.lcra.org/parks/developed-parks/Pages/mckinney-roughs-nature-park.aspx

Permission Slip: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzqTE6ZFwUJ9QXFOQmw3RkNiSU0/view?usp=sharing due by Friday 4/15

Please fill out the Lunch form below by Friday 4/15

Our Learning Targets...

Reading - I can make inferences and draw conclusions about expository/ persuasive text and provide text evidence.

Writing - I can research topic ideas and collect information from a variety of sources. Information will be organized and presented in a format according to the purpose of the research and the audience.

Social Studies - I can identify the importance of the Texas Revolution, the Republic of Texas, and the annexation of Texas to the United States.

Math – I can represent multi-step problems involving the four operations with whole numbers using strip diagrams and equations with a letter standing for the unknown quantity.

I can distinguish between fixed and variable expenses and calculate profit in a given situation.

Important Dates

4/15 Permission Slip due; Lunch Form Response due

4/18 Field Trip to McKinney Roughs

4/25 Bad Weather Make-up Day (No School)

5/9 Math STAAR

5/10 Reading STAAR

Math Homework

45 minutes of TTM

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