5W Newsletter

"Tell me I forget. Teach me I remember. Involve me I learn."

Language Arts

Over the next two weeks, we will be reading Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor. Our overarching questions while reading this novel is "What are the many facets of heroism?". Each child also responsible for creating a diorama or shoe box scene related to the book. At the end of our novel unit, we will be watching the movie Shiloh shortly before winter break.

Writing

In writing, we are currently focusing on creating a brainstorming web that branches off of our big ideas as well as using good transition words to strengthen our writing. Our current prompt is focused on fun winter activities!

PATHS Kids of the Week

"Let us always meet each other with a smile..." -- Mother Theresa

Coming Up

* December 16 - 8:50 late start

* December 18 - Winter sing-a-long

* December 22 - 12:45 early dismissal

* December 23 - January 3 - Winter break

Classroom Rules