What we are learning
Math: This week we will focus on: equivalent fractions, fraction number stories, ordering fractions from least to greatest, recognizing helper facts in multiplication, and the doubling multiplication facts strategy. Please have your child practice their multiplication and division facts nightly.
Writing: Students will complete their final copy of the passage "The Boy Who Cried Wolf."
Grammar: The focus will be dictionary skills and words with multiple meanings.
Reading: This week we will begin our study of The Preamble.
Fundations: We will begin the Bonus Unit this week. The focus this week will be prefixes and their meanings. Please have your child complete week 1 of the Fundations packet sent home in the Friday Folder.
February 3rd: January Read Now Due
February 3rd: Early Dismissal; 11:30 A.M. Parent - Teacher Conferences as needed
February 10th: Six Flags Six Hour Reading log due
February 14th: Valentine's Day class party from 2:00-3:15
February 20th: Presidents' Day, No School, but tentative emergency make-up day