Blue & Silver Newsletter
For the week of 1/29/18
Valentine's Celebration and Service Project
Wednesday February 14th
1:45 - 2:30
Your child may bring Valentine's to exchange. Your child needs a box or bag to collect the Valentine's cards they receive. Please have them bring their boxes beginning Monday February 12th.
2/2 Green Apple Deposit Day
2/14 Valentine's Party @ 1:45 - 2:30
2/19 Student Holiday
Our Learning Targets
Writing: We can write a script that includes the structural elements of drama.
Social Studies: We can explain how the missions contributed to the patterns of Texas settlement.
Math: We can solve problems that deal with measurements of length, intervals of time, liquid volumes, mass, and money using addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division as appropriate.
Science: We can investigate mechanical energy.
Spelling List for the week
leave, everything, game, system, bring, glance, twice, since, office, judge, marriage, message, bandage, manage, bridge
Bonus Words: aspires, stunned, haggard, poverty, humiliating
Avoiding Jumping to Conclusions
Calming down strong emotions helps you think clearly about a situation so you can avoid jumping to conclusions.
Students will be able to:
- Identify emotion-management strategies
- Demonstrate assertiveness skills
- Identify and demonstrate positive self-talk statements
Looking for Second Step Home Links? https://sites.google.com/a/leanderisd.org/mstorres4thgrade/second-step
The Room Reps for our classes have put together a Shutterfly site for our classes. If you haven't joined yet, here is the information:
Shutterfly Information & Photo Sharing Site - Did you know...
Our Averitt / Torres class has a Shutterfly site!
The purpose is to help keep you informed, track calendar events and messaging as well as collect & share photos from classroom activities!
If you are interested in access, please contact us, or click this link to request access: