Busy, Busy

Parents,

Be prepared for some homework and tests these next two weeks. We have some ground to cover and not a lot of time to do it 🙂 Thanks for keeping up with me and making sure kiddos are well prepared! Only 2 more Mondays to go….

Reminder: The book fair is this week in the Few Cottage. Please check it out!

Save the Dates:
May 9 – Notes Pages Due
May 16 – Rough Draft Due
May 21 – Camp WAWA; Final Report Due
May 22 – Camp WAWA
May 23 – Camp WAWA; Visual Display Due
May 25 – Last Day of School; 1:00 P.M. dismissal

What’s Going on in the Classroom?
Reading Students have been reading a Time For Kids magazine and will be answering comprehension questions that follow that reading this week. Please be sure to have a free read book at all times!

Grammar We are working hard to close out this last unit this week and next. A test over Unit 6 will be towards the end of next week.

Spelling Words for this week are Camping Words: canoe, flashlight, campfire, backpack, hiking boots, log, trees, tent, bug spray, compass, mosquito, s’mores, sleeping bag, marshmallows, lantern, binoculars, adventure, nature, animals, and explore. Two spelling options will be due on Friday. Students will be tested over these words Friday.

Vocabulary A final test over lessons 10-18 will be given this Friday. Please make sure to review the highlighted words in the text as well as visiting the website this week.

Math We are diving deeper into fractions this week turning them into decimals. We will be moving quickly through these last units, so make sure you feel confident with fraction concepts 🙂

History A quiz over Roman numerals will be given on Friday. Please make sure students memorize that blue cheat sheet and feel confident with these.

This Matters At Wood Acres.

  • High Expectations For Teaching And Learning

  • Strong Instructional Leadership

  • Safe Learning Environment For Everyone

  • Positive And Welcoming School Climate

  • Valuing Time On Task For Mastery

  • Close Home School Partnerships