Ms. Price's Class Newsletter

November 17, 2014

What We Will Learn This Week

Language Arts

Genre focus: Expository Text

Comprehension Focus: Continuation of Inferring

Amazing Words: (understand the word meaning - not spelling)

capital, Capitol, clerks, congress, dome, oath, establish, nation, Oval Office, President

Writing: expository essays (week 3 of 4)

Written Conventions Focus: a study of Pronouns (week2)


Math

Concepts: division as sharing, dividing 2-digits by 1-digit, dividing 3-digits by 1-digit, deciding where to start dividing, zeros in the quotient


Social Studies

Republic of Texas

Date Reminders

Anti-Bullying Awareness Week - Nov. 17th-21st

Monday: wear a jogging suit "Jogging away from bullies"

Tuesday: wear pink "Pink out bullies"

Wednesday: Field Trip wear class shirt if we have them

Thursday: wear a cap or hat "Put a cap on bullies"

Friday: wear a blue shirt and jeans "We know how to be a 'jeanious' and not a bully"


Wednesday, November 19th

Field Trip - Perot Museum

We will leave the school around 9:00am to check-in at the museum by 9:45am

If a parent is designated as a chaperone you may sign out your student at the museum, otherwise all students must return to the school on the bus.


Thursday, November 20th

Thanksgiving Feast - eat lunch with your child in the cafeteria


November 24th-28th

Thanksgiving Break / No School

BJ Smith Friday Night Live!

Friday Nights

(during the school year)

* 7:00 - 10:30pm

* $10 Admission

*1st-6th Grades

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