Week of September 17-21, 2018
We will be reading the biography Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates in our reading textbooks. We will focus on the following skills: cause and effect, literal and nonliteral meaning, intonation in fluency, and nonfiction elements. We will be spending 2 weeks working with these skills, therefore the quiz will be next week.
This week’s vocabulary words:
stands, fans, score, league, slammed, polish, style, pronounced
This week’s long a and long e spelling words (test Friday):
We will focus on subjects, predicates, and run-on sentences in language.
We will be working on letter writing from the point of view of Roberto Clemente. MATH: In Chapter 4, we will begin learning the basic multiplication facts. SOCIAL STUDIES:
We will review and take the assessment on continents and oceans. Your child will be bringing home maps to study. SCIENCE:
This week we will begin our first module of STEMScopes, objects and motion. We will be doing several hands-on activities. Be sure to ask your child about it!