Newsletter Jan 5-8

Mrs. Calta & Mss Barnett

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! 2016!

IMPORTANT DATES


Jan 4th Professional Learning day for teachers. NO SCHOOL for students yet!!

Jan 5th Back to school from Winter brake for students!

Jan 12 We will re-start tutoring services

Jan 15 Next Spelling Test

Jan 15 Student early release on@ 12:30

Jan 18 MLK Holiday

2nd 9 weeks!!

Reading: Next week we will be reading: La Chiva en el tapete.We will do several activities with this story to build comprehension and fluency.

Language: We will focus on Adjectives & Verbs

Spelling: Friday Jan 15 .

Math: We will keep learning about Multiple Solutions for Addition and Subtraction Situations,

Social Studies: We will keep learning Goods and Services

Science: We are learning about the physical properties of ROCKS

NOTES

* For English spelling words: The Words Their Way spelling lists, students should log onto

Spelling City to practice their words. They will use this link to access Spelling City: http://www.spellingcity.com/MsBarnett2/


* If you are considering sending birthday snack for the class remember that it has to be peanut free.


* Our web sites: Mss. Barnett at msbarnett2nd.weebly.com Mrs. Calta at mrscalta.weebly.com. You can find some extra information about the teachers, academic support games and pretty soon pictures from the class.


Suggestions for improving Spanish Vocabulary at home

o Read Easy Spanish book of your choice.

o Spend some time on my web for fun activities in Spanish: http://mrscalta.weebly.com

o Watch cartoons and movies in Spanish.

Scholastic BOOKS!!

Please remember to use our code: NDWDZ or find my name under teachers at Wellington: Neitheva Calta when buying Scholastic books. We are in great need of more Spanish books for our class.

SPELLING SPANISH WORDS FOR TEST ON JAN 15

1. ..............comenzar (to begin)

2. ..............después (later)

3. ..............cielo (heaven)

4. .............. nube (cloud)

5. .............. mejor (better)

6. ..............hablar (to talk)

7. ..............pegamento (glue)

8. .............. tío/tía (uncle/ant)

9............... toalla (towel)

10.............. suelo (floor)



For words in English/Spanish:

* Practice the words for test next test.

* Remember to write your words with lower cases.

* Every word is worth 10 points. If the word is spelled correctly and all the letters are right.

* The use off upper cases will be worth 1 point off your total grade.

* A missing or misplaced accent in Spanish words are considered a mistake.

Spanish Immersion Parent Collaborative 2015-2016

Dates ....................Times

January 6th ............9:00 AM/ 6:30 PM

March 17 ...............9:00 AM/ 6:30 PM

May 12 ...................9:00 AM/ 6:30 PM


Adress for the meetings:

400 West Main Street

Lewisville, TX