Jan 8-11

snowflake blue
**REMINDER IT IS A FOUR DAY THIS WEEK AND NEXT WEEK TOO.**
I hope everyone had a great break. Starting this week we are back to routine. YAY!

Lesson 15 Words
remarked
festive
tense
recommended
worry
work
first
firm
turn
curly

Adventures through Learning-
Students will be able to read, apply, understand and comprehend the following:
Math:
Number applications: time
Vocabulary
Problem solve

Language Arts:
Comprehension skill: Characters
Grammar: past tense
Vocabulary
Phonics Strategies: er, ir, ur

December 11th to 20th

santa reindeer

*Just a few things. We will have a regular week this week but next week is a short week. We will have homework and spelling this week. Next week we won’t have it. If you have any questions please let me know. On the 20th we will have a small party. We will watch a Christmas movie and have a treat.

Lesson 14 Words
horse
storm
chore
market
artist
ability
partners
loyal
shift
quiver

Adventures through Learning-
Students will be able to read, apply, understand and comprehend the following:
Math:
Number applications: subtraction/division
Vocabulary
Problem solve

Language Arts:
Comprehension skill: purpose
Grammar: pronouns/verbs
Vocabulary
Phonics Strategies: prefix in,im

December 4-8

santa hat

Lesson 13 Words
haven’t
couldn’t
he’s
she’s
wouldn’t
peak
they’re
pausing
pleaded
examined

What’s the Buzz?
Unit 3

Adventures Through Learning:
Students will be able to read, apply, understand and comprehend the following:

Math:
Number applications: subtraction
Vocabulary
Problem solve

Language Arts:
Comprehension skill: Compare/Contrast
Grammar: subject/verb agreement
Vocabulary
Phonics Strategies: n’t, ‘d, ‘ve

** The science projects turned out GREAT!! Thanks for your support with the project. The kids had a ball at the showing of them on Firday.**

November 20/21

thanksgiving2

It is a short week. We will NOT have homework and no spelling test. I will give bonus points to those who read nightly and bring me a note, text, or email from parents.

I hope you all have a relaxing, memorable, and happy Thanksgiving break. I am so lucky to have your children in my class. I am thankful everyday to have a job I love and to be a part of your children’s education. Thank you for giving me the opportunity.

I will not be here Monday the 27th. I will be back on the 28th. Please remember projects are due after Thanksgiving and field trip is the 28th. I will send home homework and spelling words Tuesday the 28th.

November 13-17

turkey<a

If you are looking for HighMark gear there is a new sweatshirt and shirt in the Hawk's Nest. We will be having Spirit Days coming up to support our winter sports teams.

Adventures Through Learning:
Students will be able to read, apply, understand and comprehend the following:

Math:
Number applications: subtraction
Vocabulary
Problem solve

Language Arts:
Comprehension skill: fact and opinion
Grammar: plural nouns
Vocabulary
Phonics Strategies: oi, oy

Lesson 11 Words
point
voice
noise
joy
choice
court
power
entire
athlete
rooting

November 6-10

bird and tree

Spelling*6-10
sticky
continue
imagine
strange
separate
serious
talk
sound
familiar
always

Adventures Through Learning:
Students will be able to read, apply, understand and comprehend the following:

Math:
Number applications: multiplication
Vocabulary
Problem solve

Language Arts:
Comprehension skill: main idea, cause/effect
Grammar: pronouns, commas, tenses
Vocabulary
Phonics Strategies: synonym, compound words

October 30 to November 3

star 2

Just reminder to check school blog or call office about costume rules. There will be a parade Tuesday morning. A party will be in the afternoon.

What’s the Buzz? Unit 2
Adventures Through Learning:
Students will be able to read, apply, understand and comprehend the following:

Math:
Number applications: multiplication
Vocabulary
Problem solve

Language Arts:
Comprehension skill: ideas and details
Grammar: pronouns
Vocabulary
Phonics Strategies: aw, au, al

Lesson 10 Words
signal
genius
gadget
invention
electric
also
awful
always
cost
talk

October 23-27

jackolantern

I hope everyone had a great break. As we start a new quarter please remember to record nightly reading minutes by Fridays, sign planner, and turn in homework. We will have a Halloween celebration on the 31st. Please check school blog for costume rules. Lastly, we are starting multiplication and it can be very challenging Please if you have any extra time practice times tables.

Lesson 9 Words
blasted
rude
familiar
vacant
rickety
cloud
count
sound
frown
crowd

Adventures Through Learning:
Students will be able to read, apply, understand and comprehend the following:

Math:
Number applications: addition/multiplication
Vocabulary
Problem solve

Language Arts:
Comprehension skill: Cause/effect
Grammar: subjects/predicates
Vocabulary
Vocabulary Strategies: ABC order

October 16-18

haunted

It is Fall Break this week. We will not have homework or a spelling test. Also, we will have a Halloween celebration on the 31st. Watch the school blog for the details on costumes. In class we will do a craft, have a treat, and watch a movie. As it gets closer I may need donations. Right now I have plenty of helpers. Should that change I will send out a email or text.

Adventures Through Learning:
Students will be able to read, apply, understand and comprehend the following:

Math:
Number applications: addition/multiplication
Vocabulary
Problem solve

Language Arts:
Comprehension skill: conclusions
Grammar: commas
Vocabulary
Vocabulary Strategies: kn, wr

October 9-13

black-cat-behind-jack-o-lantern-thumb

**REMIINDER SHORT WEEK NEXT WEEK. NO SCHOOL IT’S FALL BREAK**
Adventures Through Learning:
Students will be able to read, apply, understand and comprehend the following:

Math:
Number applications: subtraction
Vocabulary
Problem solve

Language Arts:
Comprehension skill: text features
Grammar: verb tense
Vocabulary
Vocabulary Strategies: scr,str,spr,thr

Lesson 7 Words
throw
scratch
strong
spray
strange
tracing
scribbles
imagine
textures
research