Weekly Newsletter

January 23, 2014

Upcoming Dates

January 23: Critical Skill parts 1 and 2 due in Study Island by 4:00

January 26 - 27: No School (Semester Break)

January 28: All January Study Island Pathways due by 4:00

January 28 - 30: Blue Ribbon Blitz! *More details coming soon!

February 2: Reading Contest Kick-off

February 11: Count Day

February 13: No School (Professional Development for teachers)

February 16: No School (President's Day)
Click Here For Information on the Critical Skill

Need a graphic organizer or the reading passages? Click on the link above!

Critical Skill Reminder

*5 paragraph essay due in Study Island by 4:00 on Friday, January 23

*Pick 2 inventors from the reading passages (link above). Summarize their lives and inventions and then compare and contrast them.

Expectations of essay:

Paragraph 1: Introduction

Paragraph 2: Summarize Inventor 1

Paragraph 3: Summarize Inventor 2

Paragraph 4: Compare/contrast Inventor 1 and 2

Paragraph 5: Conclusion

Study Island Reminder:

*Since we don't have school on January 26 or 27, our last 4 pathways will be due on January 28. This is the last day to complete January pathways!
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D.E.A.R Reading Contest Begins February 2!

Check out the details to our February reading contest. Print your reading log so you can participate!