The Nordtvedt News

January 9th-13th

What Are We Working On This Week?

Character Education: In January, we are working on the trait of Trustworthiness.

Reader's Workshop: Working on Making Inferences.

Spelling/Word Study: We will not have spelling this week. We will start spelling again for Quarter 3 (next week), where we will have our list for about 3 weeks (similar to quarter 2).

Writer's Workshop: Start learning about fictional writing

Math: Unit 5 - Addition and Subtraction of Fractions

Science: Unit 5- Ecosystems

Social Studies: this subject is taught by Mrs. Kornder. Please check your child's agenda daily to see if they have homework in this area. Questions, please


*January 13th - End of Quarter 2. If there is snow, students should bring outdoor gear to wear for activities. We will also have our "Catch-Up and Relish" where students may bring a snack and/or drink.

*January 16th - NO SCHOOL (teacher planning day)

*January 17th - Field trip to the high school to watch an African drumming performance (we will be gone approx. 9:15-11:00... normal lunch)

*January 23rd - NO SCHOOL (staff development day)

*February 3rd - Field trip to The Works (students will need a home lunch)