Mrs. Parker's Weekly Newsletter

for the week of August 31st, 2015

Weekly Instructional Focus

Reading~We will learn about character development.


Writing~ We will learn about nouns and go through the writing process for a personal narrative.


Social Studies~We will learn about the geography of Texas.

Homework

Monday

Reading~Complete Day 1, A Chemist with Solutions reading and questions.

Writing~ Complete Monday's paragraph editing for Kites--Not Just for Fun.

Spelling~Write spelling words five times each.


Tuesday

Reading~Complete Day 2, Wendy's Walk reading and questions.

Writing~ Complete Tuesday's paragraph editing for Kites--Not Just for Fun.

Spelling~Use each spelling word in a simple sentence.


Wednesday

Reading~Complete Day 3, Curious Cinder reading and questions.

Writing~ Complete Wednesday's paragraph editing for Kites--Not Just for Fun.

Spelling~Sort spelling words by sound in a chart.


Thursday

Reading~Complete Day 4, The Boulder and the King reading and questions.

Writing~ Complete Thursday's paragraph editing for Kites--Not Just for Fun.

Spelling~Study and find a family member to give you a practice test.

Spelling Words for the Week

  • blade
  • drain
  • raft
  • gray
  • maybe
  • jail
  • past
  • crayon
  • afraid
  • sale
  • fact
  • magic
  • hang
  • break
  • stale
  • delay
  • stain
  • steak
  • amaze
  • glass

Upcoming Events

Don't forget to wear your college shirts on Wednesdays and your Burton spirit shirt on Fridays!


If you have not returned the brown envelope with student forms, please do.


Don't forget to join the PTO, your $5 goes a long way!!!


No school on September 7th!

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