Ms. Schaum's Class Newsletter
Week of January 5-9, 2015
Monday, January 5: Classes Resume
Thursday, January 15: Mid Year Picture Retakes for New Students
Friday, January 16: Star Saver's Bank
Monday, January 19: MLK Holiday, No School
Friday, January 23: Report Cards Go Home
Friday, January 23: VRE Spirit Day - Wear a hat!
Friday, February 6: Star Saver's Bank
Reading: We will complete Daily 5 rotations and Ms. Schaum will continue to meet with guided reading groups! During read alouds we will be focusing on making connections. We make Text to Text connections, Text to Self Connections, and Text to World connections.
Writing: We will be focusing on writing complete sentences. We will determine the difference between a complete sentence and an incomplete sentence.
Math: We will continue to study graphing: how to pose a question, how to collect data, and how to construct a graph. We will also be trying to increase our addition and subtraction fluency skills.
Science: We will be reviewing the scientific method by going through the steps of a science experiment.
Social Studies: We will finish our Helping Hands PBL by reflecting on the entire process and making suggestions to make the PBL better in the future.
PBL: We will continue our Helping Hands PBL!
Nut Free Classroom
Reminders and Announcements
9:15 Snack/Restroom Break
9:30 Science/Social Studies
11:40 Silent Reading
12:00 Writer's Workshop
12:30 Daily 5 Rotations/C.A.F.E.
2:50 Daily Reflections/Pack
Library Day: Monday 9:30am