week of March 28th

Week of March 28th, 2016

Reading- We will reread “Dear Mrs. LaRue: Letters from Obedience School” and take a test on TUESDAY. We will then read “Detective LaRue: Letters from the Investigation” and discuss the varying points of view stated in the book. We will compare/contrast the two books.

Writing- We will continue our writing unit; Opinion Writing. The students will begin to draft their 3 reasons to support their opinion.

Math- The students will be continuing measurement using inches but will be using half-inch, and quarter inch. We will also discuss feet. We will have a quiz Friday.

Social Studies- In Social Studies, we will learn about New York City long ago. We will learn about the Dutch and English in NY and how the city grew over time.

Science- We will continue to learn about Force and Motion. We will learn about speed and direction and will take a quiz next week.

Spelling Words

1. sprout
2. though
3. south
4. pout
5. thought
6. shout
7. thrown
8. shower
9. powder
10. frown
11. vowel
12. prowl
13. towel
14. pouch
15. found

All words have “ou” or “ow” sound


Trip slip for Bowling on April 7th and $8.00 by April 4th

Test on “Dear Mrs. LaRue” tomorrow

Book Orders due April 4th

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