Class activities for Wednesday, December 18

Spelling: We learned common spelling patterns for the /s/ sound: ss, s, sc, ce, ci, cy.

Cursive: Cursive workbook pp. 58-59 are due on Thursday.

Reading: Today was a MobyMax Reading and AR practice day.

Writing: Students started drafting for our next writing project, a Choose Your Own Adventure fiction gamebook. Students will write a fiction adventure story with choices that the reader can make. Each choice can change how the story turns out. Students will publish their adventure as a website at See below for more details.

This project is due Friday, January 17. Students should be drafting the beginning of their adventure story at this point.

Choose Your Own Adventure Resources

Math: We reviewed subtraction today. The matching journal page is P4-4. Students also practiced math skills using MobyMax Math.

Science: Students completed an experiment about light and energy. Homework is to finish the What is Light? experiment.

Social Studies: None today due to visiting the holiday shop.

Behavior Update:

  • Yellow magnets: 1
  • Orange magnets: 0
  • Red magnets: 0
  • STAR Awards: 0
  • Magnets moved this week (goal: 9): 8
  • Hours with no magnets (Last time: 3): 3

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


  • Our Mexican Fiesta is Friday, December 20 from 11-2. Family members are invited to attend and help with serving. See our volunteer list and add your name to the guest list.
  • Visit our Links page: keep track of all the websites we use for learning, or try something new.
  • Check out our class calendar to stay up-to-date.
  • View grades, report cards, behavior, assignments, and attendance online.

Our Mission:
All students in Room 130 will do their best and get ready for 5th grade.

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