Class activities for Tuesday, January 15

Spelling: Today we played spelling bingo to review /j/ spelling patterns, which will be the skill assessed on tomorrow’s spelling test.

Cursive: Cursive pages 53-55 are available and due Thursday.

Reading: Today was a Literature Circles reading day.

Writing: Students continued to publish for our class book entitled, Freedom Fighters: Our way of saying thank you to our troops.

Orders for a copy of the book are due on Thursday, January 17.

Math: We played a game to review for tomorrow’s math test over these concepts:

  • multiplication/division facts
  • true/false number sentences
  • <,> and (parentheses)
  • open sentences
  • number stories
  • logic problems

Science: We took a science test about electricity, weather and safety.

Social Studies: We learned that Michigan has two regions, the Upper and Lower Peninsulas. We also took a MiniQuiz today over weather and climate, and Michigan’s natural resources. Homework is to finish worksheet pages 1 and 3.

Behavior Update:

  • Yellow magnets: 4
  • Orange magnets: 0
  • Red magnets: 0
  • STAR Awards: 3
  • Current Hours with No Orange Magnets: 126

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


  • The second marking period and first semester ends on Thursday, January 17; all work for this marking period must be turned in by that date.
  • View grades, assignments, attendance and even the report card at SnapGrades.
  • Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
  • This week’s juice volunteers: thanks to responsible and generous families, we have a juice backlog, so no juice volunteers needed for a few weeks!

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