March 12, 2015
Mar. 16 (Mon) - Student and Teacher Holiday :-)
Mar. 17 (Tues) - Beta Club (7:15); Fractions Quiz
Mar. 18 (Wed) - MAP testing - Reading (10:00); Musical practice afterschool for ALL STUDENTS until 3:45.
Mar. 19 (Thurs) - Figurative Language test
Mar. 20 (Fri) - Revolutionary War test; MIddleton Place money and forms due; Bingo and Baskets Night
Mar. 24 (Tues) - SS Notebooks due; PTO Spirit Night @ Wild Wings
Mar. 25 (Wed) - Musical Practice for all speaking parts and solos including recorders until 3:45
Mar. 26 - PBIS Cookout
Mar. 27 (Fri) - STEMs Day
Mar. 30 (Mon) - Apr. 6 (Mon) - Spring Break
Apr. 8 (Wed) - Musical Practice for ALL STUDENTS until 4:00: Dress Rehearsal, Bring Costume
Apr. 10 (Fri) - Middleton Place field study
Apr. 13 (Mon) - Musical Practice for ALL STUDENTS until 4:00: Dress Rehearsal, Bring Costume
Apr. 16 (Thurs) - 4th/5th Grade Musical Performance at 6:30 pm; report times will be announced closer to the date.
Bingo and Baskets
The theme is SC Palmetto State. We are asking for donation to arrive by Tuesday...and we don't have school on Monday... so time is of the essence. Any help with this would be greatly appreciated.
She has a great list of suggested items if you are like me and need a little inspiration. I won't list them all here for the sake of space, but they were in the email I forwarded to you. If you didn't receive the email or want more information, please let me know. You can also email Missy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don't forget: Middleton Place forms and money are due March 20th.
They are already pointing out more figurative language in their independent reading! :-) I've overheard several book club discussions about figurative language, too!
Science and Social Studies
Please continue encouraging your child to use their morning work time wisely to prevent having to work on notebook assignments at home. We are sprinting to the finish line, and we will finish strong!!
- Revolutionary War Test Friday, March 20
- Light unit begins Friday, March 20
- Light Test Thursday, March 26
- Government unit begins Tuesday, April 7
- Government Test Wednesday, April 15
- Westward Expansion unit begins Wednesday, April 17
- Westward Expansion Test Friday, April 24
- Civil War Unit begins (final exam after SC PASS testing on May 7th/8th) Monday, April 27
- Organisms and Environments unit begins (final exam after SC PASS testing on May 7th/8th) Monday, April 27