The Prugh Crew

Week of April 15th

Learning Objectives

Spelling Words

seeing, three, worked, earth, when, us, first, dirt, shirt, girl


http://www.spellingcity.com/MrsPrugh/


Word Family: -ir (bossy r)

Grammar: inflected endings (-ing and -ed)


Reading

We will continue our "chicken" theme this week, but focus on plot. We will review the process of identifying the rising actions that lead to the most important and exciting moment of the story.


Writing

On Monday and Tuesday, we will work on questions to ask Dori Butler, the author of The Buddy Files series. She has agreed to a Q & A Skype with our class on Wednesday afternoon.


We will focus on plot and adding rising actions to our stories the remainder of the week.


Math

Students will continue to identify and classify 3D shapes by their attributes.


Science

Exciting times - our chicks will hatch this week! We will learn about oviparous animals, as well as compare the life cycles of chickens, frogs and fish.




FYI

April 15th - Kinder round up @8:30am - tell your neighbors!


Thursday, April 18th - Field Trip to the Perot Museum *bring a sack lunch

Scotty P's Night - support our school if you can!


**STAAR Closed Campus Days**

April 23rd & 24 - NO visitors or volunteers on campus due to testing.

Moby Math & iStation

Moby Math Link - 30 minutes per week

http://www.runmoby.com/x4228

username: first and last initial

password: bluefish


iStation - 30 minutes per week

You will need to download iStation to your home computer.