Jungle News to Use

March 9-13

An Elephant Always Remembers...

We will wrap up the ISTEP Applied Skills testing on Monday. We will take one science test at 8:00. Please be on time!


ISTEP Multiple Choice testing will be the week of April 27. Please do not schedule any appointments during the school day.


I am still in need of small 8oz cans for an upcoming Lent project. Please send in! I also need one small bag of potting soil and app. 2 cups of grass seed.


This Week's Verse: Timothy 4:12 Don't let anyone think less of you because you are young. Be an example to all believer in what you teach, in the way you live, in your love, your faith, and your purity.

3rd Quarter AR Cut Date: March 11. Have you reached your goal?

What's Happening?

Math: We will have a quiz over ordering fractions, adding/subtracting fractions with LIKE denominators, and converting mixed numbers/improper fractions on Wednesday. New concepts this week include adding/subtracting fractions with unlike denominators. Please keep studying division/multiplication facts at home!


Reading: Continue non-fiction text structure magazine project, Lit Circles will meet on Tuesday/Friday.


English: continue chapter 6


Writer's Workshop: non-fiction text structure writing


Spelling/Word Study: new word lists will go home Monday, Test will be Friday, March 20


Science: animal adaptations


Indiana History: Indiana during the Revolutionary War, Tri Kappa Pioneer Program on Wednesday afternoon


Religion: Stations of the Cross Shadowbox project, verse to be memorized by Thursday