Recess / Lunch 12:30-1:10 Every Day*
Art 10:55-11:30 (every other week)
Mrs. Howard’s News Week of December 10-14 IMPORTANT DATES: 13th – Holiday Program 21st – Last Day Before Winter Break Language Arts: We will continue working with the realistic fiction story Dog of the Sea Waves this week. Our focus skills for this selection are author’s purpose, analyze illustrations, and questioning. This week’s vocabulary words (continued): voyage, lava, rippled, arrival, guided, twisted, aboard, anchor, spotted, bay This week’s holiday spelling words– (test Friday): merry joy cheer Christmas believe tinsel sleigh fireplace Santa Claus holiday wreath snowflake winter lights December stocking We will continue working with verbs in language. There will be a DOL test this week. MATH: We will be finishing Chapter 6 on division concepts. We will then be moving on to area and perimeter. Math Targets: We will continue to take 2 min. multiplication facts tests every Monday and Wednesday. Your child will be expected to complete 33 basic facts in 2 min. to move on to the next set of facts. Keep working on Reflex Math at home to improve facts fluency! SCIENCE / SOCIAL STUDIES: We will begin reading The Magic Treehouse Fact Tracker: American Revolution Ch .1 – The Colonies. The 13 Colonies ma quiz will be on Wednesday. There will be no science this week due to the holiday program and practices.