News Flash

February 8-12

Save the (Day)tes:

AR Cut Date: March 9

ISTEP Applied Skills Testing Window: February 20-March 11

IREAD: March 14-18

Spring Break: March 21-25

What's Happening?!

Math: We will be doubling up this week as we wrap up fractions (simplest form) and begin with some geometry concepts. Keep studying those facts at home!

Reading: Our author study of Roald Dahl will begin with new lit circles on Tuesday. The 3 groups will either be reading The BFG, The Witches, or The Twits. We will focus our classroom instructional time on non-fiction text this week. We will also be having language arts test prep stations on Monday/Wednesday/Friday.

English: Chapter 6

Writer's Workshop: We will be tackling a big ISTEP writing prompt this week to get ready for the upcoming applied skills tests.

Spelling: Our words all contain prefixes this week (pre-, post-, and re-). Tic tac toes are due Thursday, and the TEST will be Friday.

Religion: verse to be memorized by Thursday, Lent topics