Archive for March 2015

Reminders:

1. No School Friday, April 3rd

2. Return  red folders (with parents’ signatures)

3. 3rd quarter ends April 2nd

4. Spring Break is April 3-12th (school resumes April 13th)

4th Grade

Assessments: Thursday-Chapters 1-4 Bull Run

Monday-complete Character sketch for Lily Malloy; complete Bull Run folder; complete the picture of the setting for where Shem Suggs lives. (due Tuesday)

TuesdayBull Run figurative language handout and SS book page 451 Section 1 Review (due Wednesday)

Wednesday-Civil War graphic organizer and complete character sketch for Shem Scuggs and Gideon Adams Bull Run (due Thursday)

Thursday-No homework: have a wonderful and safe Spring Break

5th Grade

Assessments: Tuesday Chapters 1-4 Hatchet

Monday-read chapter 4 Hatchet and complete comprehension questions. Complete Jr. Scholastic readings Is That Really a Law?  (Critical Thinking Skills) and Modern Day Slavery (citing text evidence)

Tuesday-quiz today Hatchet chapters 1-4; complete chapter 5 comprehension questions; work on Canada survival brochure (due Thursday).

Wednesday-Work on Canada survival brochure (due Thursday) and complete Iditarod handout (if not completed in class).

Thursday-Canada survival brochure is due–No homework: have a wonderful and safe Spring Break!!

PARCC Testing: NO HOMEWORK!

Reminders:

1. Please return your 5 week progress reports with your parents’ signatures.

TESTING REMINDERS:

1. Do your best!!!

2. Get a good night’s sleep!

3. Eat a healthy breakfast!

4. Arrive to school each day on time!

5. Test with confidence!

 

Reminders:

1. Return Wednesday Folders by Wednesday, March 11th.

2. Pi Day is Friday, March 13th (buy a slice of pie or buy a pie to throw at your favorite teachers 🙂

3. Progress Reports and folders will be distributed on Friday, March 13, 2015.

4th Grade

Upcoming Assessments:

1.) Unit 12 Vocabularly test is Friday, March 13th.

Homework

Monday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Workshop and 1 Hour Compass Learning

Tuesday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Workshop “China’s Test Factory” Jr. Scholastic.

Wednesday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Workshop “China’s Test Factory” reflection on the article (Jr. Scholastic)

Thursday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Workshop and “What’s in a Picture” Jr. Scholastic

Friday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Test is today and Unit 12 is due today.

5th Grade

Upcoming Assessments:

1.) Unit 12 Vocabularly test is Friday, March 13th.

2.) Black History/Women’s History project is due on Friday, March 13th.

Homework

Monday-Thursday-Work on Black History/Women’s History project. Use peer editing checklist to improve the final draft. Due on Friday, March 13th. Unit 12 Vocabulary is due on Friday, March 13th.

Friday-Unit 12 Vocabulary Test is today and Unit 12 is due today.

Reminders:

1. Please check  your child’s folders or book bags for the following letters: PARCC testing, Plans for returning to Lenart in 2015/2016 school year, and University of Chicago 5 Essential School Survey.

2. Students should be logging on to Compass Learning for 1 1/2 per week in each subject (Reading-1  1/2 hr and Math-1  1/2 hr). Logs are collected bi-weekly.

3. Return folders by Wednesday, March 4th.

4th Grade

Monday-Compass Learning 1 Hour and work on Black History/Women’s History project. Due on Friday, March 6th.

Monday-Thursday-Work on Black History/Women’s History project. Due on Friday, March 6th.

Friday-Black History/Women’s History  presentations

5th Grade

Monday-Compass Learning 1 Hour and work on Black History/Women’s History project. Due on Friday, March 13th.

Monday-Friday-Work on Black History/Women’s History project. Due on Friday, March 13th. The first rough draft is due on March 5th.