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Weekly Newsletter November 30

WEEKLY HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:
Reading: Read for 10 minutes and record it on your reading log.
Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday. Complete the following writing prompt in your Homework Notebook: If I lived in an igloo it would look like… ___. Write at least 3-5 sentences.
Spelling: Choose a spelling menu activity. Complete this activity in your Homework Notebook.
Sight Words: Day one: trace your new sight words and cut out the flash cards. Make sure to put the flash cards in a Ziploc.

TUESDAY:
Reading: Read for 10 minutes and record it on your reading log. Complete the Reading Response sheet. Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday.
Spelling: Choose a spelling menu activity. Complete this activity in your Homework Notebook. Math: Complete the math problems.
SightWords: Day 2- Write your sight words and review your flash cards.

WEDNESDAY:
Reading: Read for 10 minutes and record it on your reading log. Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday.
Spelling: Choose a spelling menu activity. Complete this activity in your Homework Notebook. Sight Words: Day 3- Write your sight words again and review your flash cards.

THURSDAY:
Reading: Read for 10 minutes and record it on your reading log. Complete Reading Response sheet. Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday.
Spelling: Study for tomorrow’s spelling test!
Math: Complete Math problems.
Sight Words: Day 4- Review your sight words. Fold the page and test yourself.

Reading – We are enjoying the nonfiction unit on animals. We will continue to learn about text features, interesting facts about animals, and how to work and learn from members in our reading groups.

Writing – We have started writing an All About Book about a favorite animal of our choice. We will continue to gather facts about our animal. We will continue to work collaboratively with our writing group members.

Math – We will begin our new unit on counting numbers 11-20. Students will be familiar with identifying numbers 11-20 in word form and number form. Students will use their knowledge of number bonds to create number bonds for numbers 11-20.

Phonics: We are going to work on the words on the “ill “ family, as well as review our sight words of, his, had, him and her. Grammar: This week we will concentrate on the verbs has and have.

Spelling Words
Spelling Words -ill

1. ill 7. chill
2. Jill 8. fill
3. grill 9. will
4. hill 10. bill
5. pill *11. where
6. frill *12. what

UPCOMING EVENTS:
Monday, December 7- Field Trip
Thursday December 9- PTA Meeting at 7:40am
Thursday December 24 to January 1- Winter Recess

Important Reminders

Our annual Toy Drive has begun. If possible please bring in a new and unwrapped toy.

Our annual Penny Harvest is now taking place. Please have your child bring in pennies. Thank you.

Please have your child’s trip slip signed WITH the $6 in an envelope with your child’s name. Chaperons will be notified by November 30th.