Spelling: R-Controlled Vowels: er, ir, ur
Reading: What are planets? How can simple machines help you design a tool to fix a problem when on a different planet? Skills- real/fantasy, drawing conclusions, cause/effect, setting, claim/support, abc order, sequencing, main idea/details, classify/catagorize
Math: Graphing; Rocket Quiz Review (+9)/Thursday
English: What are pronouns? When is a good time to use pronouns in our writing?
Science: What are the different states of matter? Of what are planets made?
Things to Remember:
*1/24/20 Field Trip to the Pink Palace- boys should wear red shirts and bring a sack lunch!
*1/28/20 100th Day of School Celebration
*1/31/20 Parent/Teacher Conferences/ Student Holiday
*2/2/20 PDS Sunday
*2/13/20 Sundaes with your Sweetheart (moms or special ladies) @ 1:45 p.m
*2/14-2/17 Winter Break/President's Day
This week we will explore r-controlled vowels. Even though (er) is used a bit more than (ir) and (ur), there is not a clear rule for these r-controlled vowels. Therefore, we are giving you the words this week. Study! Study!
Focus: er, ir, ur
Words: her, verb, sister, under, bird, first, third, birthday, hurt, turn
Red Words: These words will be on the test. (before, does, need, said, any)
Looking for ways for extra practice? Go to Spelling City. Click on the link below and look for the focus of the week.
Spelling: Vowel Teams: ee, ea
Reading: What are rockets? How can you design a rocket using simple machines and recycled materials? Skills- real/fantasy, drawing conclusions, cause/effect, setting, claim/support, abc order, sequencing, main idea/details, classify/categorize
Math: Measurement; Graphing; Rocket Quiz (+8)/Thursday
English: What are contractions? When is a good time to use contractions in our writing?
Social Studies: What are rockets? How can you design a rocket using simple machines and recycled materials?
Things to Remember:
*1/15/20 Books for Breakfast, 8am
*1/24/20 Field Trip to Pink Palace (boys need to wear red polo shirts and bring a booster seat)
*1/31/20 Parent/Teacher Conferences-Student Holiday