Blue & Silver Newsletter

For the week of 4/30/18

Spring Pictures and Field Day Shirts

Order forms went home last week in your students daily folder for spring pictures and shirts for this year's Field Day (June 1st).

Important Dates

5/4 Field Day shirt orders due

5/10 Spring Picture orders due

5/14 & 5/15 STAAR Math and STAAR Reading

Our Learning Targets

Reading: We can review our reading comprehension skills.

Writing: We will be able to write a newspaper article.

Social Studies: We can describe the successes and problems of the Republic of Texas.

Math: We can revisit, review, and extend our understanding of place value.

Science: We can examine properties of soils including the ability to retain water and the ability to support the growth of plants. We can identify and classify Earth's renewable and nonrenewable resources.

Spelling List for the week

Spelling Words: library, however, vacation, important, imagine, continue, president, victory, another, deliver, several, camera, remember, history, example
Bonus Words: capacity, water retention, renewable, nonrenewable, resources

Second Step

Making a Plan

Some solutions to problems are complicated and need a plan. Plans help you break down a big task into smaller, more manageable parts.

Students will be able to:

Explain the purpose of making a plan

Create a three-step plan to carry out a solution to a problem

Looking for Second Step Home Links?

Big picture
Big picture