Class activities for Tuesday, February 9

Spelling: Today, students made their Words to Learn lists by correcting words they missed on the last spelling test. This is your student’s custom spelling list for the next test.

Cursive: Ten cursive sentences, seven or more words each, are due on Fridays.

Reading: Today was a reading day in Literature Circles.

Writing: Students continued to draft their Choose Your Own Adventure fiction gamebook, due Tuesday, February 16. Students will publish their adventure as a website at

Choose Your Own Adventure Resources

Math: Students practiced adding and subtracting decimals and money today. Homework is to complete Journal pp. 91, 93.

Science: We continued to learn about electrical safety by making the safe choice and spotting hidden dangers.

Social Studies: We finished our Midwest geography challenge and read about South Dakota (famous for Mt. Rushmore and the Crazy Horse monuments).

Behavior Update:

  • Yellow magnets: 0
  • Orange magnets: 0
  • Red magnets: 0
  • STAR Awards: 0
  • Magnets moved this week (goal: 10): 1

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


  • Our Feb Factor Valentine’s Party is Friday, February 12 from 1:30 pm to the end of the day. We need volunteers for food items to bring, including sloppy joe mix, buns, chips, and drink boxes. We also need family volunteers to help with food setup, cleanup and with the games. Click here to see the volunteer list and add your name if you are coming to the party!
  • Spring Parent Teacher Conferences are March 23-25. Sign up, review or change your conference time online at
  • Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
  • View grades, assignments, and attendance at SnapGrades.

Our Mission:
Every student in Room 130 leaves improved and prepared for 5th grade.

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