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Our Classroom News

May 2018

Week of May 28

IMPORTANT DATES:

Thurs. May 31 - Enrichment Night

Mon. June 4 - End of Year Math Test

 

TEACH THE TEACHER PROJECT PRESENTATION DATES:

Tues June 12: Maddie, Lyla, Katie

Weds June 13: Gemma, Christian, Jackson, Angelina, Marcus

Thurs. June 14: Madison, Margot, Lila

Fri June 15: Dani, Keller, Jeremiah, Nathan, Tyler

 

       HOMEWORK:

         Your child will have math and reading HW Mon-Thurs nights.

         Math and grammar assignments are always due THE NEXT DAY;

           spelling and reading work may have 2 nights to complete - please check the HW page!

         Your child should also be READING NIGHTLY :)


RAZ KIDS - the teacher code is tbaronowitz0

 

ELA

Journeys Magazine Lesson 26 "The Girl Who Loved Spiders"

all quizzes given Friday June 1

(All the information your child needs to succeed on these quizzes is available in the weekly story packets - spelling list, vocabulary definitions, and essential story skills. Your child is strongly encouraged to re-read or listen to the weekly story online before the quiz, at www-k6.thinkcentral.com, and review spelling words on SpellingCity online - see my Spelling page for weekly list links.)

PLEASE LOG ONTO YOUR CHILD'S THINKCENTRAL ACCOUNT TO SEE THEIR WEEKLY QUIZ RESPONSES & RESULTS

 

PLEASE make sure your child is reading at home -

at least 20 minutes a night

 

Accelerated Reader: Fourth graders are responsible for taking at least one Accelerated Reader test monthly. 

MAY AR test must be taken by Friday JUNE 1

Students select a book they are comfortable reading independently, read (20 minutes per night is strongly suggested!), and then take an Accelerated Reader test (at school) on the computer, through Mrs. Hughes' library website.

If you have questions about the appropriateness of your book selection, please see me.

 

Students are strongly encouraged to read more than one book per month!

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Writing - end-of-year activities

 

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 MATH 

Topic 16: Lines, Angles, and Shapes

Test Date: Tuesday, June 5

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CCFocus Classes:

Iron Giant novel unit

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