Pirate Weekly News
January 11-15, 2016
Wow! It's January, hard to believe that the school year is half way over. We will begin MAPS testing again the week of Jan. 18th in reading and math. Our special area schedule has changed for the 3rd nine weeks as follows:
Monday - Music, Tuesday -PE, Wednesday -Computer Lab, Thursday - Library/Guidance, Friday -Art
Please remember to wear sneakers on Tuesdays for PE!
What we are learning this week
Fractions: multiplying fractions by a whole number
Ex: 4 X 3/4 =
Science: Animal Sensory organs and behaviors
Events Leading to the American Revolution: stamp act, tea act, intolerable acts etc.
Test on Tuesday study notes, Quizlet, text pages 268-280
Spelling tests will be given on Fridays!
Spelling Homework: All homework is to be done in the Word Study Folder
Mon. sort words and write the sort in folder.
Tues. Ladder words
Wed. sort words and write two times each
Thurs. Practice test
Reading: Guided Reading Groups, Shared reading: Wonder,
Writing: Opinion Writing
Daddy Daughter Dance ticket sales Jan. 11-15 $15/couple
Report Cards go home Jan.12
Dr. Martin Luther King Holiday Jan. 18 - No School