The Palichuk Press
May 16, 2016-Lesson 29
Dates to Remember
Monday: Book orders due
Tuesday: Gym Day- be sure to dress accordingly!
Wednesday: Library Day
Thursday: Dairy Queen Night 5-7 pm & Liberty Talent Show 5:30-7:30 pm
Friday: Parent Packs go home
This week, we’ll be reading the folktale Two of Everything (Level M; pp. 487-503). We’ll be working on the elements of folktales and characters’ points of view.
tossed– to have thrown or flung something
odd– strange, unusual
contained– to have held or enclosed
something for something
startled– to have suddenly surprised
leaned- to have moved your body in a particular direction
search- to look for something
grateful- showing thankfulness for something
village- a very small town in the country
Click here to access my Quizlet page to practice these words!
Spelling Words: Lesson 29
We'll take a pretest over these words on Monday. Children who miss one or more words will bring homework home on Monday, as well. Homework is due on Friday.
We'll take our test that day, too!
This week, we’ll continue learning about money. We'll continue to practice counting change, which is always tricky! We'll also learn about place value to the ten thousands place! We're going to review finding the area of shapes, and increase challenge by finding areas of odd shapes!
Keep practicing facts, too! Our last day to reach our benchmark of –10 will be Wednesday, June 1st.
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