Weekly Announcements

A peek at the week...

Reading: This week we will begin Unit 3. Our stories this week are called Inchworm's Tale, Martina the Beautiful Cockroach, and Get a Backbone! There will be a Reading test on Friday over Martina the Beautiful Cockroach.

The essential question: What makes different animals unique?

The genres: folktale and expository text

The comprehension skill: problem and solution

The phonics/spelling skill: r-controlled vowels /ur/

The grammar skill: action verbs


English: This week we will look at action verbs. We will also review subjects and predicates, quotation marks, and colons in time.


Spelling: This week we will look at r-controlled vowels /ur/. There will be a Spelling test on Friday.


Math: This week we will finish Module 2. We completed the study guide today and will take the End of Module test on Tuesday. We will begin Module 3 on Wednesday.

Science: none

Social Studies: We will continue Chapter 1: Understanding Communities.


AR: Read, read, read! The 2nd Quarter deadline to earn 15 points is on December 21st!



Upcoming events and important dates...


  • Tuesday, November 20th:Early Dismissal, out at 1:20 p.m., Thanksgiving Party
  • Wednesday, November 21-Friday, November 23rd:NO SCHOOL
  • Friday, December 7th:November Homework Club
  • Wednesday, December 19th:December Birthday Party
  • Thursday, December 20th:December Homework Club
  • Friday, December 21st:Christmas Party, early dismissal at 1:20 p.m., end of 2nd Quarter