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Week of 11/27

What are we learning about?
Language Arts – adjectives
Math – place value (ten more, ten less, one more, one less)
Science – animal adaptations

Important Dates!
November 28th – Animal Habitat Project due
December 1st – Cubs Night In
December 5th – Spirit Day/Night at Chipotle (must show flyer)
December 8th – Science Test on Habitat Unit (living/non living, habitats, fossils, adaptations, man made influences on habitats) *Students should study using their science notebooks and other classwork that has been sent home.

Week of 11/20

What are we learning about this week?
Language Arts:  proper nouns
Math:  reviewing place value; hundreds chart (ten more, ten less, one more, one less)
Science:  habitats; fossils

On Tuesday, November 21st, we will be eating lunch in the classroom.  The K-2 classes will participate in the Turkey Trot Run from 12:00 – 12:30.  Please make sure your child wears athletic shoes and dresses appropriately for the weather.  If you are interested in helping, please sign up here:

Report cards will be sent home on November 21st.  Please remove the report card from the envelope and keep the report card at home.  Please sign and return the envelope.  I use these envelopes each marking period.  Thank you!

Schools will be closed from November 22nd – 24th for Thanksgiving Break.  School will reopen on November 27th.

Animal Habitat Projects are due on November 28th!

A big THANK YOU to all of the parents who sent in supplies and volunteered for our Fall Fun Day!  Everyone had a wonderful time =)

Week of 11/13

What are we learning this week?
Language Arts – irregular plural nouns; proper nouns
Math – reviewing place value, rounding, and comparing numbers
Science – habitats

Important Dates!
November 10th – 16th: Bring in canned goods for our food drive!
November 14th – Last day of CogAT Testing
November 15th:  Disguise a Turkey Project due (send home on Nov. 10th)
November 17th:  Donuts with Dad – Click here for info!
November 21st:  Report Cards sent home; Turkey Trot and Turkey Court Assembly (more info coming soon)
November 28th – Animal Habitat Project Due (info will be sent home on Nov. 15th)
November 30th – Field Trip to the Science Museum (info will be sent home on Nov. 16th)

Fall Fun Day!
This event will be on Friday, November 17th.  Thank you to everyone who has signed up to help out!

Week of 11/6

What are we learning about this week?
Language Arts – abbreviations; plural nouns
Math – graphing; TEST Thursday- Calendar and Graphing
Science – living/nonliving; animal needs; habitats

Important Dates!
Nov. 6th – CogAT Testing; Parent/Teacher Conferences
Nov. 7th – Student Holiday; Parent/Teacher Conferences
Nov. 9th – CogAT Testing, TEST Calendar and Graphing
Nov. 10th – Veteran’s Day Assembly at 9a
Nov. 14th – CogAT Testing; Spirit Night at Burgerworks from 4 – 9p
Nov. 17th – Donuts with Dads at 7:30a; Picture Make Up Day