Week of March 14th

Week of March 14th, 2016

Reading- We will continue to read opinion articles from different sources such as News ELA and books in class. They will distinguish the opinions stated from facts. We will also discuss our opinions on the articles.

Writing- We will be starting a new writing unit; Opinion Writing. The students will learn how to take a stance on what they believe on a topic of interest.

Math- The students will be continuing measurement using inches. We will get into half inch and quarter inches.

Social Studies- In Social Studies, we will finish sharing our winter break homework on how NY landmarks looked then and now. We also will be going online and watching videos of each landmark to learn more about them.

Science- We will continue to learn about Force and Motion. We will be focusing on magnets.

Spelling Words

1. point
2. joint
3. hoist
4. broil
5. moist
6. destroy
7. enjoy
8. employ
9. spoil
10. loyal
11. annoy
12. oyster
13. spring
14. summer
15. heat

All words have “oy” or “oi” sound, #13-15 which are sight words.

Reminders:

Please send in 2 glue sticks with your child.

Please be sure to check your child’s take home folder each night for important notices