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Making Do When You Wish For Snow In Alabama
Room 116 Successfully Predicts the Championship Bowl
Not even one person thought Clemson had a chance.
An embellishment was added Tuesday morning declaring the victory.
Even their Auburn alumni teacher had to pull for Alabama to prevent disappointment in these precious and excited faces.
Peeling Back the Curtain of PRS
Counting Down Until the 120th Day of School
Small Group Instruction
Volunteers Needed In Room 116
Information for this upcoming week
Remember that sight words are high frequency words in literature. These words need to be read accurately and instantly upon sight.
1.19: once, when
In math, we are working on math facts, reading and creating graphs, and working with missing addends ( 3 + ? = 7)
We are focusing on writing and identifying complete sentences. A sentence has to have a naming part (the subject) , a telling part (the predicate), a capital letter and punctuation. We will also be learning about declarative, interrogative, imperative and exclamatory sentences.
In reading, we are comparing and contrasting characters.
Make sure to return poetry journals on Tuesday. Look for a new poem on Friday.
We are investigating the different zones of the ocean. Ask you child to tell you the different zones: shore, sunlit zone, twilight zone, midnight zone and the abyss.
We are finishing up our "How To" Writing and easing into biographies. There will be a single sheet of "Biography" homework in Thursday's take home folder. The homework is to be returned the following Tuesday or sooner.
A favorite character was shared by our Mystery Reader.
Mystery Reader is definitely a favorite part of our week. It is always nice to see loved ones in the middle of a school day.
Dad was in Arizona for the game so we were able to see some of the photos he was sending back to his family.
Cookie Dough Fundraiser for the PTSA
Focus on Number Facts
The Fun of Tongue Twisters
1.18: No school in observance of MLK
1.28: Group picture day
2.5: Send in one white posterboard
2.12: Cookie Dough Fundraiser ends
2.12 Valentine's Day Party for Room 116 1:20-2:05
2.15: No school for students: Professional Development Day for Lead Learners
3.21-3.25: Spring Break: no school
4.20: Community 1's field trip to Lanark (unlimited chaperones - no younger siblings)