Sloop's Weekly Update
March 29 - April 01
What We're Learning This Week:
Math: I will....be able to add & subtract fractions by finding common denominators.
Science: I will... be able to explain how force and friction affect the motion of objects.
Updates & Reminders
Check-ins are THIS week:
Monday, March 29th: Reading
Tuesday, March 30th: Science
Wednesday, March 31st: Math
Please use this Smore to study for check-ins: https://www.smore.com/0e4nc
Make sure computers are charged and ready to go for check-ins!
DreamBox Spring Math Challenge continues THIS week: March 22 - May 2: Complete at least 5 lessons each week during these weeks to get entered into a drawing for prizes. If our class gets 1,000 lessons completed during this challenge I will provide a pizza party!
Track time is on Wednesday! Wear tennis shoes and clothes for walking/jogging.
No school on Friday. Enjoy your spring break!! See you back on Monday, April 12th!
We have EOG dates scheduled for May.
May 17th: Science EOG
May 19th: Reading EOG
May 21st: Math EOG
I don’t like asking for help, but our Teachers Pay Teachers fund generously donated by parents is running low. I purchase several items from this website each week whether it be Google slides, projects, worksheets, task cards, games, etc. Anything you can donate is appreciated and used with intention.
Computers: Please bring your computer to and from school each day. Please make sure it is charged.
Health: Please let me know if you or someone you know has been exposed to COVID or being tested for COVID! Please do not send them until you receive test results. Contact me or the nurse if you have questions!
Homework: Students have homework EVERY DAY. For reading, they need to read a book of their choice for 30 minutes. Set a timer!! Then, write a summary in their reading log. For math, they have four small problems to complete each day.
Folders: Green folders should come to and from school each day. This holds their reading & math homework, as well as any important papers or attestation forms.
Zoom Password: Going forward all students will be required to enter a password for zoom calls. The password is sloop2020.
Thank you to those who have already made generous donations!! :)
-Expo Markers (We use lots of these)
-Mr. Sketch Markers