Weekly Announcements

A peek at the week...

Reading: Our stories this week are called Here Comes Solar Power, It's All in the Wind, and Power for All. There will be NO Reading test on Friday!

The essential question: How do teams work together?

The genre: expository text

The comprehension skill: cause and effect

The phonics/spelling skill: open syllables CVC

The grammar skill: pronoun-verb contractions

English: This week we will look at pronoun-verb contractions. A contraction is a shortened form of two words. An apostrophe replaces letters that are left out in a pronoun-verb contraction. Some common contractions: he is/he's, she is/she's, they are/they're, I have/I've, etc. There will be a Unit 5 English study guide and test next week!

Spelling: This week we will look at open syllables CVC. There will be NO Spelling test on Friday!

Math: This week we will continue Module 5! We will look at Lessons 19-23.

Science: none

Social Studies: We will continue Chapter 3: A Native American Community at Mesa Verde. The optional Anasazi project was due today, Monday, March 19th!


AR: Read, read, read! The 4th Quarter goal is 15 points! The end of the quarter is the last week of school!


Upcoming events and important dates...

  • Friday, March 23rd:Family Fun Night
  • Tuesday, March 27th:March Birthday Party
  • Wednesday, March 28th:Early Dismissal at 1:20 p.m., Spring Party
  • Thursday, March 29th-Monday, April 2nd:NO SCHOOL, Spring Break
  • Friday, April 6th:March Homework Club
  • Friday, April 13th:Midterm
  • Friday, April 20th:School Improvement, out at 11:20 a.m.
  • Friday, April 27th:April Birthday Party


Reading PARCC testing will be this week!  Math PARCC testing will be after Spring Break!