Week of December 16-20

What are we learning this week?
Language Arts – Identify the main idea when reading nonfiction texts.
Phonetic strategies – Vowel Patterns  UI/EW
Math – Estimate sums and differences, determine sums and differences using various methods, create and solve single step and two step practical problems involving addition and subtraction.
Science – Plants and Animals are interdependent with their living and nonliving surroundings, an animal’s habitat provides all of its basic needs, habitats change over time due to many influences.
Social Studies – Describe winter holidays in different cultures.

Upcoming dates…
Wednesday, Dec. 18 – Young Scientists Lesson – in classroom
Wednesday, Dec. 18 – Math quiz – two digit addition and subtraction without regrouping
Dec. 23- Jan. 3 – Winter Break; School starts on Monday, Jan. 6
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Week of December 9

What are we learning this week?
Language Arts – Identify the main idea when reading nonfiction texts.
Phonetic strategies – Vowel Patterns  UI/EW
Math – Estimate sums and differences, determine sums and differences using various methods, create and solve single step and two step practical problems involving addition and subtraction.
Science – Plants and Animals are interdependent with their living and nonliving surroundings, an animal’s habitat provides all of its basic needs, habitats change over time due to many influences.

Upcoming dates…
Monday, Dec. 9 – Half day for students
Thursday, Dec. 12 – 5th grade performance – 7pm
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Week of December 2-6

What are we learning this week?
Language Arts – Identify the main idea when reading nonfiction texts.
Phonetic strategies – Long Vowel I patterns – igh, y, icc
Math – Estimate sums and differences, determine sums and differences using various methods, create and solve single step and two step practical problems involving addition and subtraction.
Science – Plants and Animals are interdependent with their living and nonliving surroundings, an animal’s habitat provides all of its basic needs, habitats change over time due to many influences.

Upcoming dates…

Wednesday, Dec. 4- Picture Make-up/Retake Day
Friday, Dec. 6 – Cubs Night In – 5:45-8:30
Monday, Dec. 9 – Half day for students
Thursday, Dec. 12 – 5th grade performance – 7pm
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