Class activities for Thursday, September 18

Spelling: We played a game to review short and long vowel sounds. This will be the skill tested on Monday’s spelling test.

Cursive: Cursive pp. 18-20 are available and due Monday.

Reading: None today due to an extra time with writing.

Writing: Students completed a prewriting conference by having a partner ask them questions about their writing topic.

The first piece of writing, a personal narrative, will be due Friday, September 26. Your student should be drafting by now.

Math: We learned that polygons have three rules:

  1. No intersections or crossing
  2. No openings or gaps
  3. No curves

Homework is to finish Journal pp. 10-11 by Monday if not completed in class.

Science: Students sent messages to each other using a sound code. Homework is to finish the Dropping In response sheet by Monday.

Social Studies: We learned that the Southeast is famous for the Mississippi River, and many other smaller rivers and wetlands. Homework is to finish the Southeast Rivers/Water WordSplash activity if not completed in class.

Behavior Update:

  • Yellow magnets: 6
  • Orange magnets: 0
  • Red magnets: 0
  • STAR Awards: 3
  • Magnets moved this week (goal: 10): 28
  • Hours with no orange magnets: 25

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