Mrs. Cole's Column

Monday, January 18, 2016

What's happening this week in Room 512!


We will be reviewing patterns for the next couple days. Then we will begin our unit on Area and Perimeter.

Please encourage studying math facts (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) at home. If you are unsure what facts your child should be studying, please email me. I can also print out flashcards to study at home.


We are continuing our unit on persuasive/opinion writing.


We are starting Unit 3 Week 5

  • Comprehension strategy: Summarize
  • Comprehension skill: Sequence
  • Genre: Expository text
  • Vocabulary strategy: Suffixes

Social Studies

Communities build a Nation

Scholastic book order

Three different Scholastic flyers were sent home. Please order online using our class code - NP6RD

These orders are due Friday, January 22.

Report Card Envelopes

Please sign and return the report card envelope as soon as possible. Thank you!


Math homework due Friday, January 22

Math Fact Mastery - Friday, January 29

Websites to use at home



username : northelementary

password: books


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Riddle of the Week

What begins with a T, ends with a T, and has T in it?

The first person to give the answer to Mrs. Cole will receive some $!