Miss Sears' Class Newsletter

Jan 13- Jan 17

Early Release Friday, Jan.17th @ 12:30

Important Dates This Week

Wednesday, January 15 - Geography Bowl @ 8:15

Friday, January 17 - Early Dismissal - End of the Second Nine Weeks

Monday, January 20 - No School

Homestead Auction and Dinner

The annual event will be Friday, February 7th. PTA is requesting several types of items for donation. This may be merchandise, gift certificates, or the sponsorship of an auction or raffle item.

Send Donations to:

Homestead Elementary

Attn: Elise Boeckman

1830 East Branch Hollow

Carrollton, TX 75007

(972) 939-5178

Teaming Up to Tackle Idioms

Texas Colonies Experts

Sequencing the Story of Paul Bunyon Together

Weekly Curriculum Update

  • Math- Combining Fractions and Improper Fractions/Mixed Numbers
  • Writing- Wanted poster to practice figurative language for a major grade
  • Reading- Sequence with Fiction and Non-Fiction Texts/Reading Passage Test for a major grade
  • Science- Electric Circuits
  • Social Studies-Life for the Early Colonists of Texas-Students will create their own colony with a group and have individual work for a major grade


  • Wednesday: Weekly Multiplication Quiz
  • **Students need to be studying their multiplication facts at home**
  • Thursday: Electric Energy Quiz (minor grade)
  • Friday: Spelling Test