Blog Update – Week of Oct. 31-Nov. 4

What are we learning this week?
Language Arts – abbreviations; plural nouns
Math – graphing
Science – weathering/erosion

*MATH TEST on Thurs. Nov. 3rd (calendar and graphing)
*SCIENCE TEST on Fri. Nov. 4th (weather, water cycle, erosion)

Important dates!
11/1 – 11/7:  Papa John’s Dollars4Dough – use code:  CTESCUBS
11/1:  Spirit Night at Burgerworks from 4-9p
11/4:  Spirit Night at Master Yi’s at 7p
11/7:  Parent/Teacher Conferences from 3-6:30p
11/8:  Student Holiday – No School!
11/9:  Parent/Teacher Conferences from 3:00 – 4:30p

REMINDER!  If you have not returned your child’s permission form and payment for our field trip on Nov. 17th, please do so as soon as possible!  If your child will NOT be attending the field trip, please let me know that as well.  Thanks!
*I will let chaperones know if they have been chosen to attend the trip sometime next week.

A big THANK YOU to all of the parents who sent in supplies and/or volunteered at a station for our Fall Celebration!  It was well-organized and the students had a great time!  I appreciate all the time and effort that went into planning!

I’d also like to thank everyone for making my birthday super special.  I appreciated all of the cards, gifts, gift cards, candies, and salty treats. You all sure know how to make a girl’s 29th birthday super special!  😉

Week of Oct. 24 update!

What are we learning?
Language Arts:  main idea in text
Math:  graphing
Science:  continue weather; water cycle

The Book Fair is here in the Library…

Monday, October 24 3:00-6:00pm

Tuesday, October 25 During school hours-5:00pm

Wednesday, October 26 3:00-6:00pm

Thursday, October 27 During school hours-5:00pm

Friday, October 28 3:00-7:00 pm

Other Important Dates!
Oct. 28th:  Monster Mash 6 – 8p
Nov. 1st – Nov. 8th:  Papa John’s Dollars4Dough Fundraiser (code – CTESCUBS)
Nov. 1st – Spirit Night at Burger Works (4-9p)
Nov. 4th – Spirit Night Master Yi’s (7p)
Nov. 8th – Student Holiday – No School!
*I will be sending out information about November Parent/Teacher conferences soon!

Week of October 17

What are we learning?
Language Arts – nouns, plural nouns (-s, -es)
Math – skip counting, calendar
Science – weather

Upcoming dates…
October 18th – Spirit Night at PotBelly
October 24th – 28th – Book Fair in the Library
October 28th – Monster Mash, 6-8p


Math Test- Tuesday, October 18th –   ordinal numbers, odd/even numbers, patterns (repeating and growing), and skip counting.

I’d also like to thank all of you who have sent in wish list items for our classroom!  We really appreciate it!


Week of October 10th update!

What we are Learning:

Language Arts – non-fiction predicting
Math – patterns, skip counting
Science – Weather

Important Dates:

October 10th – Student Holiday

Week of October 10-14 National School Lunch Week

October 14th – Family Fun and Fitness Night at ACAC Short Pump from 6:30 – 8:30pm

October 18th – Spirit Night at PotBelly from 4-9pm

October 28 – Monster Mash 6-8pm at CTES gym


Week of October 3 Updates!

Our lesson objectives for the week:
Language Arts – predicting, types of sentences (statement, question, command, exclamation)
Math – ordinal numbers, odd/even numbers
Social Studies – geography (students should be reviewing their notes)

Don’t forget:
Oct. 5: Picture Day (information was sent home on Sept. 30th)
Oct. 7: Unit Test on Geography
Oct. 10th: Student Holiday

Important Reminders:
***  Please make sure you child cuts and sorts their word study sort on Monday.  This sort can stay at home.  They need to complete at least 4 choices on the homework board and return all assignments on Friday.  And read for at least 20 minutes each night with a book that is appropriate for their reading level.

***  Continue to practice addition and subtraction facts if this is an area that is challenging for your child.  You can have them practice on IXL or flashcards.