Class activites for Monday, October 15

Spelling: Today was a Word Preview of upcoming spelling words.

Cursive: Cursive pages 26-28 were made available and are due Friday.

Reading: Today was a discussion day in Literature Circles.

Writing: None today due to technology. The next piece of writing, a personal narrative, is due on November 2.

Math: Today was the geometry test over the following concepts:

  • Recognizing, naming and drawing two- and three-dimensional figures
  • Determining edges, faces, vertices and face shapes of 3-D figures
  • Naming and drawing rays, lines, line segments and angles
  • Recognizing symmetry and transformations (flips, turns, slides)

Science: We learned that the earth is a giant magnet and about how and why compasses work. Homework is to complete the “Earth as a Magnet” Investigation Review.

Social Studies: We read about the colorful seasons of the Northeast and took notes on our SQ3R organizer (survey, question, read, recite, review).

Behavior Update:

  • Yellow magnets: 2
  • Orange magnets: 0
  • Red magnets: 0
  • STAR Awards: 4

Check your student’s Personal and Social Growth grade at SnapGrades to see if your student moved their magnet.


  • We’ll be taking the MEAP test this week, so plenty of sleep and a good breakfast will be two ingredients for test success!
  • View grades, assignments and even the report card at SnapGrades.
  • Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
  • This week’s juice volunteers: Emma and Caleb

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