Blue & Silver Newsletter

For the week of 3/19/18

The Talent Show is Coming

Save the date for the River Place Elementary Talent Show - April 25th.

Talent Show Tryouts will be held March 28th from 3-6pm. If needed, the second tryout date will be March 29th.

Click here for a submission form.

The submission form deadline is March 21st.

Grading Policy Update

Students who receive a grade between 70 - 79 (on assignments that don't require school resources) are able to make corrections on the assignment at home and return the assignment for up to an 80. Corrections should be made in pen and original answers should not be erased.

Important Dates

3/28 Talent Show Tryouts 3-6 pm

3/30 No School

Our Learning Targets

Reading: We can make inferences and draw conclusions about the author's purpose and provide text evidence.

Writing: We can write a focused, organized piece of writing and revise for word choice, voice, and sentence fluency. We can revise and edit passages.

Social Studies: We can analyze the causes, major events, and effects of the Texas Revolution

Math: We can apply knowledge of right angles to identify acute, right, and obtuse triangles. We can identify lines, rays, and angles.

Science: We can design an experiment to test the effect of force on an object such as a push or a pull, gravity, friction, or magnetism.

Spelling List for the week

weather, wild, bushel, ticket, rocket, declare, whiskers, degree, achieve, rather, bracket, machine, nephew, method, vibrate

Bonus Words: plausible, capable, perfection, advocate, percolate

Second Step

Solving Problems, Part 2

Solving problems helps you be successful at school.

Students will be able to:

Generate safe and respectful solutions to a problem

Identify consequences of potential solutions

Select an appropriate solution to a problem

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