January 6-10, 2014

Jungle News to Use

An Elephant Always Remembers...

It is 2014! Wow! Welcome back to school!

We are planning the mass Friday, January 10. Join us if you can!

This week's verse:

Revelation 2:10 Be faithful until death, and I will give you a crown of life.

What's Happening?

This week in the Jungle...

Math: We will be focusing on the topics of factors, multiples, prime/composite numbers this week. We will quiz over these topics on FRIDAY. Keep practicing those division facts!

Reading: We will be focusing on citing evidence from text this week. This is an ISTEP prep skill that your child will most definitely see this Spring on the test. We will also begin new lit circle novels. The first meeting for lit circles will be Friday.

English: continue chapter 3

Science: moon activities

Religion: verse to be memorized by Thursday

Writer's Workshop: citing textual evidence, paragraph of the week (homework)

Word Study: silent letters, pretest Monday, test Friday