Newsletter Nov 30-4

Mrs. Calta & Mss Barnett

IMPORTANT DATES


Nov 26 Happy Thanksgiving =)

Dec 3 Last day of tutoring

Dec 4 Speling test

Dec 5 Barnes & Noble- Highland Village 10:00-2:00 (10%-20% of sales go back to Wellington!)

Jan 12 We will re-start tutoring services

2nd 9 weeks!!

Reading: Next week we will be reading: Diwali (Culture).We will do several activities with this story to build comprehension and fluency.

Language: We will focus on Adjectives

Spelling: We are planning to have our next spelling test on Friday Dec 04th. Please keep practicing at home with the new list.

Math: We will keep learning about Multiple Solutions for Addition and Subtraction Situations,

Social Studies: We will keep learning Diwali Holiday.

Science: We are learning about the Force, Motion and Energy

NOTES

* Thank you to the following families for your Scholastic orders: Kim, Lentz, Vellanki, Chon, Ross, McUmber, Taylor, Ortega and Pannell. We are getting with your order a collection of 7 books for our Spanish class. THANK YOU!!! The books have sent home on Nov 18.


* HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!! And the beginning of more holidays coming!! Happy time!


* For English spelling words: The Words Their Way spelling lists, students should log onto

Spelling City to practice their words. They will use this link to access Spelling City: http://www.spellingcity.com/MsBarnett2/


* If you are considering sending birthday snack for the class remember that it has to be peanut free.


* Thank you to the parents that are helping with the tennis balls. We are in need of more balls forMs Barnett classroom. Please keep sending some.


* Our web sites: Mss. Barnett at msbarnett2nd.weebly.com Mrs. Calta at mrscalta.weebly.com. You can find some extra information about the teachers, academic support games and pretty soon pictures from the class.


Suggestions for improving Spanish Vocabulary at home

o Read Easy Spanish book of your choice.

o Spend some time on my web for fun activities in Spanish: http://mrscalta.weebly.com

o Watch cartoons and movies in Spanish.

Scholastic BOOKS!!

Please remember to use our code: NDWDZ or find my name under teachers at Wellington: Neitheva Calta when buying Scholastic books. We are in great need of more Spanish books for our class.

SPELLING SPANISH WORDS FOR TEST ON 12/04

1. ..............bien (good)

2. ..............ahora (now)

3. ..............corazón (heart)

4. .............. año (year)

5. .............. también (as well)

6. ..............árbol (tree)

7. ..............calendario (calendar)

8. .............. último (last)

9............... mismo (the same)

10.............. canta (verb sing)



For words in English/Spanish:

* Practice the words for test next test.

* Remember to write your words with lower cases.

* Every word is worth 10 points. If the word is spelled correctly and all the letters are right.

* The use off upper cases will be worth 1 point off your total grade.

* A missing or misplaced accent in Spanish words are considered a mistake.

Spanish Immersion Parent Collaborative 2015-2016

Dates ....................Times

January 6th ............9:00 AM/ 6:30 PM

March 17 ...............9:00 AM/ 6:30 PM

May 12 ...................9:00 AM/ 6:30 PM


Adress for the meetings:

400 West Main Street

Lewisville, TX