January 13, 2014

This week in grammar, we are studying TRANSITIONS!  (See video from this morning below).  🙂  Keep up on that missing work as it all becomes 0’s next Thursday when the term ends!!  Happy Monday!


Homework
1) Week 14 project due Thursday!  Please remember in your reflections to include what project you chose and why, as well as thoughtful reflections each day!  If you did not complete Week 13 project, please turn it in asap!
2) READ & log your days read on the Ken Garff program. ($20 bonus!)  
3) Spelling: Study at home
4) Vocabulary: Study at home.  See learning plans for vocab!
5) Missing Work! The term ends soon, so get it taken care of!
6) Field Trip Permission Slips: turn in asap!

Upcoming Events
*Jan. 17: No school (Teacher Professional Development)
*Jan. 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, No School
*Jan. 23: End of Term 2
*Jan. 24: Family Movie Night
*Jan. 29: Field trip to the Capitol Building!
*Jan. 31: Report Cards go home

January 6, 2014

This week for Grammar, we are checking out dialects!  Take this cool quiz from the New York Times to find out where your dialect speech matches in the USA!
We also experimented with electromagnets today!  To get a class bonus, and to get a better feel for how they work, check out these links below & get a signature:
 
Homework
1) Week 13 Homework project!  Please remember in your reflections to include what project you chose and why, as well as thoughtful reflections each day!  If you did not complete Week 12 project, please turn it in asap!
2) READ & log your days read on the Ken Garff program. ($20 bonus!)  
3) Spelling: Study at home
4) Vocabulary: Study at home.  See learning plans for vocab!
4) Missing Work! Please take advantage of this time to catch up on everything!

Upcoming Events
*Jan. 17: No school (Teacher Professional Development)
*Jan. 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, No School
*Jan. 23: End of Term 2
*Jan. 24: Family Movie Night
*Jan. 31: Report Cards go home