Feb 18-22

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Multicultural Museum/Writing Showcase is this Thursday from 6:30 – 7:30.  Please come see your child’s family crest and writing.

Please send back your child’s photos if you do not wish to purchase them.  Thanks!

Please send in the St.John’s Church field trip permission form and $8 if you have not done so already.  We have room for one more chaperone for the March 1st trip.

What are we learning this week?

Reading:  continue with Cause and Effect

Vocabulary/Spelling:  Week 9.  Spelling 16 words:  pregame, prepare, preheat, pretest, prepay, rebound, rebuild, rewrite, remind, retreat, repaint, misspell, mistake, misbehave, mislead, misprint.  Know the meanings of these words:  rage (noun), retreat (verb), enormous (adj), prepare (verb), avoid (verb), remind (verb), suspect (verb).  QUIZ Friday 2/22.

Writing:  students will write for the multicultural museum project

Math:  Begin Geometry.  types of lines, how lines intersect, types of angles.  Quiz Thurs on vocab.  Study the definitions and drawing examples that will be in the Math notebook.

Va. Studies:  We will finish our study of the American Revolution this week.  (Battles of Lexington & Concord, Great Bridge and Yorktown.)  Quiz Thurs on “Causes of the Revolution” only.  A study guide is in the VS notebook.  We will vote on a date for the unit test.  Students may recite a portion of Patrick Henry’s speech on Mon. 2/25 for extra credit.

Important dates:

Thurs. 2/21:  VS Quiz, Geometry vocab Quiz, Multicultural Night 6:30-7:30

Fri. 2/22:  Week 9 vocab/spelling Quiz

Mon 2/25:  Recite Patrick Henry’s speech for optional extra credit

March 1:  Field Trip to St. John’s Church

March 29:  1/2 day for students, Spring Break begins!!!

 

 

 

 

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