The Nordtvedt News
No School and a Field Trip
This Tuesday is our music field trip to the high school to attend an African drumming performance. We will be leaving around 10am and returning around 11:30. We will miss our specialists, but will be back for our normal afternoon schedule.
What Are We Working On This Week?
Character Education: Trustworthiness
Reader's Workshop: We're working on making connections/ identifying cause and effect and we will be learning about the biography genre.
Spelling/Word Study: This is the third and final week that we will be working on week #26. The test will be this Friday, January 22nd.
Writer's Workshop: Informational Reports (about an animal) must be typed and handed in by Friday, January 22nd.
Math: Unit 5 - Addition and Subtraction with Fractions
Science: Unit 6- Energy and Ecosystems
Social Studies/Health: these subjects are taught by Mrs. Kornder. Please check your child's agenda daily to see if they have homework in this area.
*January 18th - No School (staff development day)
*January 19th - Music field trip to the high school (African drumming)
*January 28th - student council special day (Sports Day)
*January 28th - Last day of Quarter 2
*January 29th - No School (teacher planning day)
*February 8th or 9th - 6th Grade Parent Information Nights @ 5:30 at Pearson 6th Grade Center (you should receive more information by mail before these dates)