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Week of 2/27/17

Hi parents, please see below for what we’re studying!

 

  • Language Arts: Compare and Contrast
  • Math: Money- quiz Friday
  • Science: Matter

 

Dr. Seuss Week (optional participation) 
Monday, Feb. 27th – Mix it up Monday (wear shirts backwards, inside out, etc.)
Tuesday, Feb. 28th – Dress your best! (It’s picture day!)
Wednesday, March 1st – Pajama Day (no slippers)
Thursday, March 2nd – Dress up as your favorite Dr. Seuss character
Friday, March 3rd – Crazy hair day

 

Coming Up:

2/28- Picture Day- dress your best!

3/1- Student HALF DAY

3/3- Quiz on Money

 

**IMPORTANT**
We are going on a field trip to the Richmond Symphony on March 24th; permission forms will be coming home Monday with  your child. Please return your permission form and exact cash/check to school as soon as possible.  The cost is $8.00 and I will be unable to make change of any sort.  Thank you!

 

*Bonus Question:: What is the different about the molecules in a solid, liquid, and gas?

Week of 2/21/17

Parents- we are still in need of some tissue donations, if you are able please send in a box with your child!

 

Here’s our plan for the week::

  • Language Arts: Prefixes
  • Math: Money
  • Social Studies: Famous Americans
  • Science: Matter

 

Coming Up:

 

2/22- Famous Americans Test

2/22- Performance by Richmond Ballet, 1pm

 

*Bonus Question:: What was the system of raised dots used by Helen Keller to read using her fingers?

Valentine Fun Day!

A HUGE thanks to Mrs. Johnson for planning and coordinating, to our parents who volunteered their time to come help, and to so many of you who sent in supplies! Hop on over to our ‘Photo’s page for some fun pictures, the kids had an absolute BLAST!

 

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Week of 2/13/17

Parents!! Cold and Flu season has hit our classroom hard (as I’m sure your child has shared with you!) If you are able, please send in a box of tissues to help us restock our supply! We are good on bleach wipes and hand sanitizer at this time!

Here’s our plan for the week::

Language Arts: subject-verb agreement, Inferencing

Math: Fractions- quiz later this week!

Fact practice homework sheets will be coming home each night to help students work on basic +/- facts

Social Studies: Famous Americans

 

Coming Up:

 

2/13 Report Cards Go Home

2/14 Valentine’s Day! Your child is welcome to bring non-edible valentines for the class!

2/15 Yearbook Class Photos

2/20 Student Holiday

2/22- Famous Americans Test

 

 

*Bonus Question:: The letters -ed can make 3 sounds at the end of a word (/t/, /d/, /ed/). Write down 2 examples for each.

Spirit Night at Zaxby’s!

Calling all hungry CTES families!  Come to Zaxby’s this Tuesday evening from 5-8pm.  Have a delicious dinner and support CTES!  Mention this attached flyer!  Thank you for your continued support!!!

The CTES PTA

 

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Week of 2/6/17

Parents!! Cold and Flu season has hit our classroom hard (as I’m sure your child has shared with you!) If you are able, please send in a box of tissues to help us restock our supply! We are good on bleach wipes and hand sanitizer at this time!

 

Here’s our plan for the week::

Language Arts: sounds of -ed, Author’s Purpose

Math: Fractions

Fact practice homework sheets will be coming home each night to help students work on basic +/- facts

Social Studies: Native Americans- Review for Test (2/7/17), student projects, Famous Americans

 

Coming Up:

 

2/7 Native Americans Test

2/10 Scholastic Orders due (flyers going home 2/1)

Cubs Night In! Hope to see you there 🙂

2/13 Report Cards Go Home

 

*Bonus Question:: What are the 5 parts of a friendly letter? (please write down and turn in)