Class activities for Friday, February 13

Spelling: We reviewed the idea that suffixes are added to the end of base words; however, some words, such as irregular verbs, do not have suffixes. Some irregular verbs: run/ran, think/thought, give/gave, meet/met.

Cursive: Ten cursive sentences, seven or more words each, are due Fridays. Students also completed a cursive quiz today.

Reading: None today due to our Feb Factor Valentine’s party.

Writing: Today was our final in-class work day for the Choose Your Own Adventure fiction stories, created on a website at sites.mrhowd.com. This story was due today, February 13. An example of the Choose Your Own Adventure genre can be found here and here. Here is a list of our stories:

You can also click here to browse our Choose Your Own Adventure stories.

Math: None today due to working on writing.

Science: None today due to our Feb Factor Valentine’s party.

Social Studies: We finished our “escape from slavery” on this website.

Feb Factor logo.jpg

Our party was so good, it was scary, literally! We passed out our cards and ate sloppy joes, chips, and fruit. Games included sticking conversation hearts, slurping gummy hearts, affixing stickers, and munching cranberries (note to self: the class does not like cranberries). Stay tuned for pictures! Thanks to everyone who donated food and supplies; we had more than enough!

Behavior Update:

  • Yellow magnets: 0
  • Orange magnets: 0
  • Red magnets: 0
  • STAR Awards: 0
  • Magnets moved this week (goal: 10): 1
  • Hours with no yellow magnets (record: 58): 12
  • Days with no orange magnets (record: 39): 25

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

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