Blue & Silver Newsletter

For the week of 9/18/17

Important Dates

10/9 No School - Student Holiday

10/14 LEEF Mudstacle @ Vista Ridge High School

Our Learning Targets

Reading: We describe the interaction of characters including their relationships and the changes they undergo with in realistic fiction.

Writing: We can generate topics for writing through a range of strategies. We can use to, too, and two correctly in a sentence.

Social Studies: We can research the four regions of Texas. We can locate the four regions on a map and discuss important information about each section.

Math: We can multiply using arrays, area models, number lines. We can use an efficient strategy to solve a multiplication problem.

Science: We can measure, compare, and contrast physical properties of matter, including volume.


Language Arts Homework:

Reading Log due Friday - Students should read each night for 20-30 minutes. They will record their minutes read in their agenda and have parents initial. Mr. Avirett will check agendas on Friday. Students may read any book they choose.

Spelling: wind, behind, cannot, letter, among, fresh, shelf, eager, gleam, steam, freedom, pretend, believe, chief, least

Bonus words:

petite, minute, minuscule, miniature, microscopic

Math Homework:

Second Step

This week we will be learning about the importance of listening and attention.

The Home Link related to last week's lesson is attached below.

Home Link 1 (English):

Home Link 1 (Spanish):

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