Mrs. Parker's Weekly Newsletter

for the week of September 28st, 2015

Weekly Instructional Focus


We will learn techniques to revise and edit a personal narrative about a moment in time.

Social Studies:

We will continue to learn about the geography of Texas and the first Texans.

Homework (There was a mix up with copying so the homework is the same as last week...I just told the students to do it again this week.)


Writing~ Complete Day 1 on the Write For Today worksheet.

Spelling~Write spelling words five times each.


Writing~ Complete Day 2 of the Write for Today worksheet

Spelling~Use each spelling word in a simple sentence.


Writing~ Complete Day 3 of the Write for Today worksheet

Spelling~Sort spelling words by sound.


Writing~ Complete Day 4 of the Write for Today worksheet

Spelling~Written Practice test.

Spelling Words for the Week

I decided to keep the same words for this week since it was a short week! :)

  • aim
  • holiday
  • paper
  • station
  • able
  • crayon
  • flavor
  • lazy
  • brain
  • anyway
  • remain
  • favor
  • rail
  • grayest
  • trailer
  • lady
  • nation
  • relay
  • fail
  • radio

Upcoming Events

October 9th is early release and parent/teacher conference.

October 12th is Columbus Day/Student Holiday

October 16th is the end of the first nine weeks

October 29th is the fourth grade field trip to Bayou Wildlife Zoo in Alvin, TX.

**If you are interested in being a chaperon, please make sure your go to and fill out a volunteer form. FYI...You will be responsible for your own transportation and admission to the Wildlife Zoo.

You vs. Yourself - Motivational Video