The Nordtvedt News

April 23rd-27th

Early Release on Wednesday

A reminder that we have our quarterly 2 hour early release this Wednesday.


We will be going on a field trip to the Lowry Nature Center on Thursday, May 10th. We will be gone from about 9:00am-3:00pm. It's a great field trip! We will need a couple of chaperones to join us for the day. Please let me know if you are interested!

MCA Testing time is HERE

Some good reminders for testing:

*get plenty of rest the night before

*eat breakfast

*bring headphones/ear buds (for math and science MCA)

*bring a couple of good books to read when finished testing

*bring sharpened pencils (for math and science MCA)

What Are We Working On This Week?

Character Education: The month of April is Equity

Reader's Workshop: READING MCA TEST

Spelling/Word Study: NO spelling this week

Writer's Workshop: Writing for Argument (the chocolate milk debate)

Math: Unit 8 - Algebra, Functions, and Graphs

Science: Unit 15 - Forces in Motion

Social Studies: this subject is taught by Mrs. Kornder. Please check your child's agenda daily to see if they have homework in this area. Questions, please


April 23rd-27th - READING MCA TEST

Wednesday, April 25th - 2 Hour EARLY RELEASE DAY

April 30th-May 4th - MATH MCA TEST

May 7th-11th - SCIENCE MCA TEST

May 10th - Field Trip to Lowry Nature Center (students need disposable lunch)

Tuesday, May 15th - Visit East/West Junior Highs (students will need a home lunch)

Friday, May 18th - 5th Grade Field Day 1:30-3:00