The Nordtvedt News

February 26th - March 2nd

I Love to Read Month

If your child has been keeping track of his/her reading on the I Love to Read Month calendar, please have him/her return the calendar on March 1st. Please sign the calendar verifying the minutes read over the month. Thanks!

What Are We Working On This Week?

Character Education: The month of February is Kindness and March is Determination.

Reader's Workshop: Working on Making Inferences/Drawing Conclusions

Spelling/Word Study: Students should be studying Week #28 list. The TEST will be this Friday, March 2nd. Students should study their words every night!

Writer's Workshop: Fictional Writing Unit - Diary of an Animal

Math: Unit 6/12 Finding Volume, Surface Area, and Working with 3-D Shapes

Science: Unit #7 - Natural Resources (students will receive a study guide on Thursday)

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


Wednesday, February 28th - Read-a-thon at School!

Friday, March 9th - Read-a-thon Assembly

Wednesday, March 14th - 2 Hour Early Release Day

Wednesday, March 21st - Feed My Starving Children Field Trip (bring a home lunch)

Thursday, March 22nd -3rd Quarter Catch-Up&Relish (can bring snack and/or drink)

Friday, March 23rd - Last Day of 3rd Quarter

Friday, March 23rd - All School BINGO at the end of the school day

March 26th-30th - NO SCHOOL (Spring Break)