News from Room 11

May 3rd

Happy May Day!

What we will be learning/doing Next Week:

REVIEW WEEK AND UNIT TEST 5:

- Spelling Words: her, bird, fur, fern, dirt, burn, cart, arm, yarn, barn, art, chart, harm, smart, her, dirt, - born, cork, horn, corn, fork, pork, thorn, sport, cow, how, mouse, mouth, out, town, spoil, coin, join, joy, toy, boy

-Grammar/Mechanics: adjectives, capitalizing days if the week and book titles; synonyms and antonyms


Scholastic Book Orders

This is a wonderful way to buy books for your child at a great price. Please order books by May 8th by going to the following link: https://orders.scholastic.com/GXVGL

Important Notes:

- Speeches: The girls did a fantastic job on their speeches. All the boys are going to do their speeches next week. The topic is favorite sport or hobby. A few notes/ideas to share:

* a poster is not required for the speech but can be used

* keynote or PowerPoint presentations can be used just email it to me


- MAP Testing is next week. We will be testing on Tuesday and Wednesday, please try not to be absent.


- Classroom Volunteers (reading, math,writing, prep) are canceled the week of May 6th and the week of May st due to testing week for the school and Ocean Week

Upcoming Events:

May 6th-10th: STAR Testing for grades 2-6. MAP Testing for 1st Grade. Volunteers canceled (media center and art)

May 10th: First Grade Performance at 1:15 in the FAB

May 20th-24th SSF Ocean Week

May 23rd: Open House at 6:00

May 28th: Field Trip to Scripps Aquarium

May 30th: Gold Medal Ceremony

Sincerely,

Christy Campbell

Happy Cinco de Mayo!