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Week 12–11/4/19

November 3, 2019 by Sara Peixoto

Week 12

Happy November! The year is truly flying by.  It has been amazing to watch how much the kids are learning and growing! We had a great time celebrating Halloween this past Thursday! Thank you to the parents and grandparents that helped out with this! The afternoon was enjoyed by all!  

REMINDERS:

  • PLEASE label all coats, jackets, hats, and other winter accessories with your child’s first and last name.
  • Please sign up for a parent/teacher conference if you haven’t yet.  Last week you should have received an email with a link to sign up for a conference time.  
  • National Junior Honor Society is collecting coats, jackets, sweatshirts, snow pants, warm hats, gloves and scarves now through November 14th.  There are donation boxes in the front office. 

HOMEWORK: ***There will not be any homework Thursday, November 7th due to the holiday weekend.  

  • Reading every night for 20 minutes  (This includes sight words and reading group books that are coming home each night. Please return the books each day with your child.)
  • Math fact sheet each night

THIS WEEK WE WILL…

  • Present our community helper posters with our TRIBES group
  • Learn about common and proper nouns
  • Review long and short vowels
  • Introduce verbs
  • Practice answering and asking questions
  • Write an opinion piece 
  • Continue learning about ordinal numbers and take an assessment
  • Begin learning about shapes and their attributes. For example: A square is a closed figure with 4 vertices and 4 edges. A circle is a closed shape with no vertices or edges. 

LAST WEEK WE…

  • Continued to practice our community helper posters. 
  • Had a visit from a military member and a doctor. 
  • Finished writing the beginning, middle and end of the story Spookley. 
  • Continued to learn about long vowels and short vowels.
  • Reviewed nouns.
  • Finished up our unit on subtracting and took an assessment.
  • Began learning about ordinal numbers.  

SAVE THE DATE:

  • November 4th-7th–Oasis Book Fair **Our class will browse the book fair on Tuesday, November 5th
  • November 11th — No school Due to Veterans Day
  • November 15th–Parent Conferences

THIS WEEK’S SLIDESHOW INCLUDES:

  • A visit from a military member.
  • A visit from a doctor.
  • Students practicing their community helper posters.
  • LOTS of photos enjoying Halloween!