Froggy News

March 22, 2015

Weekly Events

Monday

-Field Trip to Plumstead Materials Quarry 9:00-10:00 am

Tuesday

-Portfolio's go home

Wednesday

-Art Goes to School Assembly at 9:45 am

Friday

-Return Portfolios

-Bingo Night 7:00-9:00-I will be calling numbers at 7:00 PM.

Jessica Loves Soccer-starring Charlotte S., Nic, Ava, Freddie and Olivia

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Curriculum

Reading

This week the children will be reading Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs. We will be learning about the following:

  • questioning before, during and after
  • dictionary skills
  • character traits
  • comparing and contrasting

Math

This week we will learn about the following:
  • use fractions to name parts of collections
  • naming fractions
  • finding equivalient fractions
  • comparing fractions

Writing

The kids just finished writing their opinion pieces and did a marvelous job! I'm so proud of them!

This week we will begin to learn how to write How to ... writing pieces .We will also be learning about past, present and future verbs. Finally, we will be learning about contractions.

Spelling

We will be working on Sort 38. We will be studying triple r blends.
Please remember to have your child practice their spelling words using the Spelling City website https://www.spellingcity.com/gayman/. Please look for Sort 38 for this week's words.

Science

This week we will be making mold fossils and carbon film fossils. We will be also taking a test on Friday on what we learned about fossils. A study guide will be sent home.

Homework

Monday

-Extra Math

-Spelling page 15

Tuesday

-Review Portfolio

-Read for 10 min.

Wednesday

-Math Home Link 8.1, 8.2

Thursday

-Study for Spelling and Science test