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January 13-17, 2014

An Elephant Always Remembers...

Catholic Schools Week: January 27-31! Start bringing your Penny Blitz money in!

No School for students on Friday, February 7.

This Week's Verse: Philippians 4:6 Don't fret or worry. Instead of worrying, pray. Let peitions and praises shape your worries into prayers, letting God know your concerns.

What's Happening?

Reading: Lit Circles will meet Tuesday and Friday. In class, we will be focusing on citing evidence in text.

English: continue Chapter 3, DOL Quiz over this week's packet on Friday

Word Study: silent letters: Pretest Monday, Homework packet due Thursday, Test Friday

Math: factors, multiples, prime/composite numbers this week. We will take a quiz over mean, median, mode, and range on WEDNESDAY. Your child should review the notes in his/her math journal for this quiz.

Writer's Workshop: In class we will be practicing responding to reading by citing text evidence in our written responses. For homework this week, your child will be completing a paragraph of the week packet.

Science: We will be learning about our solar system this week. Your child is receiving a study guide to study at home. We will be completing a Lunar Sighting demo in class that will teach us why the moon does not give off its own light.

Religion: verse to be memorized by Thursday