Week of 10/29

We have finished our unit on Working Together and will have our unit test this Friday.  All week we will be reviewing the skills we have learned the last 5 weeks.  The spelling words will also be the words from the last five weeks.  The following are the skills we are working on this week.

ELA – In spelling we have ar/or/ore words, contractions, er/ir/ur words, adding s and es to words, and ai/ay words.  In grammar we will be reviewing nouns, proper nouns, singular/plural nouns, plural nouns that change, and possessive nouns.  In reading we have worked on cause and effect, author’s purpose, identifying key details, and conparing/contrasting 2 stories.  We will have our unit test on Friday.

MATH – We are continuing to add 2-digit number.  We will move on to word problems and adding up to 4 2-digit numbers.

SCIENCE – We are learning about matter, the properties of matter, and matter as a solid, liquid, and gas.  Assessment on Friday.

SOCIAL STUDIES – We are learning about community, state, and US governments as well as the branches of government.



Monday – Reading pages 157-158;  Math pages 221-222

Tuesday – Reading pages 159-164;  Math pages 227-228

Wednesday – Reading pages 185-186;  Math pages 233-234

Thursday – Reading pages 165-166;  Math pages 239-240

Friday – No homework–Enjoy your weekend!


Week of 10/22


  1.  main
  2. wait
  3. say
  4. away
  5. play
  6. raise
  7. brain
  8. paint
  9. stay
  10. today
  11. tray
  12. tail


READING – We are working on a, ai, and ay vowel patterns in spelling.  We will begin learning about possessive nouns in grammar.  Our reading skill is comparing and contrasting within a text and between two texts.

MATH – We are continuing to add 2-digit numbers.  The last couple of weeks we have been learning strategies to add 2-digit numbers.  This week we will begin adding them the traditional way most of us learned.  This will take us through next week.  We will have a math test on Thursday.

SCIENCE – We will start leaning about the properties for matter.

SOCIAL STUDIES – We will continue learning about Nicaragua and preparing for Trip Around Latin America.



Monday – reading pages 149-150;  math addition worksheet

Tuesday – reading pages 147-148; math pages 209-210

Wednesday – reading pages 155-156;  math pages 211-214

Thursday – No homework.  Enjoy your 3 day weekend!

Friday – No school on Friday.

Spelling – 3 items off of the spelling menu any time during the week.

  • Remember to ready 15 minutes a day.



*There will be a reading, spelling and math test on Thursday.

**Reminder – There is NO SCHOOL on Friday.


Week of 10/15


  1.  lunch
  2. lunches
  3. story
  4. stories
  5. tune
  6. tunes
  7. switch
  8. switches
  9. baby
  10. babies
  11. note
  12. notes


Monday – NO SCHOOL

Tuesday – Reading – pages 133-134, Math – Page 190

Wednesday – Reading – page 142, Math – pages 197-198

Thursday – Reading – 143-144, Math – pages 203-204

Friday – No homework, enjoy your weekend.

**Please remember to do 3 items of the spelling menu during the week.  This is part of the homework grade.

***Read 20 minutes per night.


This Week……

Reading – In spelling we are learning rules to change singular words to plural.  Grammar we are learning plural nouns that change.  In reading we are learning about fairy tales, cause and effect, and story structure.  We will have a reading and spelling test on Friday.

Math – We will have our unit assessment on Tuesday on strategies for 2-digit addition and will begin a new unit where we will continue with 2-digit addition.

Science – We have finished up our unit on Earth’s surface and weather and will have our unit assessment on Thursday.  This will include what all we have learned so far this year:  rocks and minerals, soil, changes in weather, the sun, air, and staying safe in severe weather.

Social Studies – We are continuing to learn about Nicaragua.  This week we will begin to build our display boards and practice our dance.

Week of 10/8

Spelling Words

  1.  person
  2. turn
  3. curb
  4. purse
  5. nurse
  6. birth
  7. curl
  8. turtle
  9. dirt
  10. serve
  11. skirt
  12. her


READING-We will be working on ur/ir/er words in spelling, plural nouns in grammar, and facts and details in comprehension.  Our writing prompt will be on Thursday.  Our weekly spelling and reading test will be on Friday.

MATH-We are continuing our unit on strategies for adding numbers within 100.  Our unit test will be on Friday.

SCIENCE-We are continuing our unit on severe weather.  Our unit test will be on Friday

SOCIAL STUDIES-We are continuing to learn about Nicaragua and practicing our dance.



Monday – Reading page 121-122, Math Page 169-170

Tuesday – Reading page 123, Math pages 175-176

Wednesday – Reading pages 125-126, Math worksheet

Thursday – Reading pages 129-130, Math worksheet

Friday – No homework.  Have a great weekend!

**Read 20 minutes every night

***3 items off of the spelling menu due Friday


Week of 10/1


  1.  can’t
  2. I’m
  3. she’s
  4. haven’t
  5. it’s
  6. didn’t
  7. aren’t
  8. hadn’t
  9. he’s
  10. who’s
  11. isn’t
  12. I’ll

READING – We will be working on contractions in spelling, plural nouns for grammar, and author’s purpose for reading.  We will have our spelling test and unit test on Friday.

MATH – We are learning to use strategies to add two-digit numbers.  We will have a mid unit test on Tuesday.

SCIENCE – We are finishing our unit on the air around us and will have our assessment on Tuesday.  We will begin our unit on severe weather.

SOCIAL STUDIES – We will be learning about Nicaragua and working on our dance for Trip Around Latin America.



Monday – Reading pages 109-110; Math pages 151-152

Tuesday – Reading pages 111-112; Math addition worksheet

Wednesday – Reading page 115; Math pages 153-156

Thursday – Reading pages 117-118; Math pages 163-164

Friday – No homework – Enjoy your weekend!

*SPELLING HOMEWORK – Complete 3 items off the spelling menu.

***Please remember homework is a grade and includes spelling.