Ms. Schaum's Class Newsletter
Week of September 22-26, 2014
Nut Free Classroom
Reading: We will continue building our Daily 5 Read to Self Stamina. The goal this week is 20 minutes of sustained silent reading to self. We will also add the Daily 5 Choice of Read to Someone.
Writing: We will continue building our Daily 5 Work on Writing Stamina. The goal for this week is to continue writing well constructed sentences using punctuation, capitalization, and correct spacing. We will also work on writing extended sentences with different beginnings.
Math: We will continue to learn about place value. We will write numbers in standard form (ex: 24), word form (ex: twenty-four), expanded form (ex: 20 + 4), and picture form.
Science: We will continue to study solids, liquids, and gasses. We will do investigations involving solids this week.
Social Studies: We will continue to build our classroom community by interviewing a partner and presenting the information using technology.
PBL: We will wrap up our All About Me PBL.
September 29: Fall Picture Day
September 29-October 3: Scholastic Book Fair
October 3: Star Saver's Bank
October 10: Parent/Teacher Conference Day - NO SCHOOL for learners
October 13: NO SCHOOL - Columbus Day
Reminders and Announcements
9:15 Snack/Restroom Break
9:30 Science/Social Studies
11:40 Silent Reading
12:00 Writer's Workshop
12:30 Daily 5 Rotations/C.A.F.E.
2:50 Daily Reflections/Pack
Library Day: Monday 9:30am