Mrs. Jendersak’s News
Week of November 12-16
15th – SHEF Pizza for those who ordered
19th and 20th – Parent / Teacher Conferences
21st -23rd – NO SCHOOL – Happy Thanksgiving!
Important Notes: -Please return signed report card envelopes and parent/teacher conference forms
-Please encourage your child to participate in the Book-It Reading program and the Six Flags Read to Succeed program!
-We will have our first Battle of the Books battle after the Thanksgiving break. Ask your child about the books they have been reading!
We will be reading Young Thomas Edison, a biography, in our reading textbooks. Our focus is on main idea / details, sequence of events and summarizing.
This week’s vocabulary words:
invention, experiment, laboratory, genius, gadget, electric, signal, occasional
This week’s spelling words – (test Friday): talk, cross, awful, law, cloth, cost, crawl, chalk, also, raw, salt, wall, lawn, always, soft, small
We will continue learning about verbs this week. We will also finish our Thanksgiving essays this week.
MATH: We will continue to work on our Perimeter and Area chapter.
SCIENCE / SOCIAL STUDIES:
In social studies, we will learn about the first Thanksgiving, and the thirteen original colonies.