Week of 4/15

Spelling Words

  1. Mr.
  2. Mrs.
  3. St.
  4. Jan.
  5. Feb.
  6. Aug.
  7. Dr.
  8. Ms.
  9. Rd.
  10. Oct.
  11. Nov.
  12. Dec.

THIS WEEK IN….

ELA: In spelling we are learning abbreviations. In reading we are reviewing author’s purpose and summarizing. In grammar we are learning quotation marks.

MATH: We are completing our unit on measurement. We will review Monday and have our test Tuesday. We will then begin our unit on place value.

SCIENCE: We are finishing our unit on animal and plant life cycles/needs. We will have a test on Monday and continue with the human body the rest of the week.

SOCIAL STUDIES: We are continuing our unit on map skills. We will have an assessment Tuesday and continue with using a map scale the rest of the week.

HOMEWORK

Monday – ELA pages 493-494; Math pages 791-792

Tuesday – ELA pages 495-496; Math pages 771-772

Wednesday – ELA Page 497-498; Math pages 515-516

Thursday – ELA Pages 503-504; Math pages 7527-528

Friday – No Homework. Enjoy your weekend!

*Remember to complete 3 item of the spelling menu during the week

**Please continue to read 20 minutes daily.

Week of 4/8/19

Spelling Words

  1. tried
  2. planning
  3. skipped
  4. heaviest
  5. trying
  6. liked
  7. skipping
  8. lighter
  9. planned
  10. liking
  11. heavier
  12. lightest

THIS WEEK IN….

ELA: In spelling we are working on inflected endings. In reading we are reviewing compare and contrast. In grammar we are learning homophones.

MATH: We are continuing our unit on measurement with a new unit on addition, subtraction, and length.

SCIENCE: We are continuing animal and plant needs.

SOCIAL STUDIES: We are continuing our unit on map skills.

HOMEWORK

Monday – ELA pages 481-482; Math pages 765-766

Tuesday – ELA pages 483; Math pages 771-772

Wednesday – ELA Page 485-486; Math pages 777-778

Thursday – ELA Pages 491-492; Math pages 783-784

Friday – No Homework. Enjoy your weekend!

Week of 4/1/19

THIS WEEK IN….

SPELLING

** There are no new spelling words this week. We will spend this week reviewing all of Unit 5. We will not have a seperate spelling test but they will be tested on all of the spelling patterns that they learned in the last 5 weeks on the unit test.

ELA: We are reviewing all of unit 5. In spelling this includes suffixes ly, ful, er, and or, prefixes un, re, pre, and dis, consonant patterns kn, wr, gn, mb, ph, gh, ck, and ng, and vowel patterns aw, au, augh, and al. In Reading this includes fact and opinion, main idea and details, story structure, and setting and plot. In grammar this includes pronouns, contractions, suffixes, and using I and me. We will have our unit test on Friday.

MATH: We are continuing our unit on measurement. We will have our chapter test on Thursday.

SCIENCE: We are continuing life cycles of animals and plants. We have caterpillars in our class that we will continue to observe as they become butterflies. We will also learn about plant and animal needs.

SOCIAL STUDIES: We will continue our unit on map skills.

HOMEWORK

Monday – ELA pages 445-446; Math pages 745-746

Tuesday – ELA pages 455-458; Math worksheet

Wednesday – ELA Pages 459-460; Math pages 747-752

Thursday – ELA Pages 467-470; Math pages 753-758

Friday – No Homework. Enjoy your weekend!

Week of 3/25/19

Spelling Words

  1. talk
  2. caught
  3. chalk
  4. thaw
  5. because
  6. draw
  7. auto
  8. fault
  9. August
  10. walk
  11. taught
  12. launch

THIS WEEK IN….

ELA: In spelling we are working on vowel patterns au, augh, al, and aw. In reading we are reviewing main idea and details and inferring. In grammar we are reviewing contractions and suffixes.

MATH: We are continuing our unit on measurement. This week we will be starting with centimeters and meters.

SCIENCE: We are continuing life cycles of animals and plants. We have caterpillars in our class that we will be able to observe as they become butterflies. We will end the week with plant needs.

SOCIAL STUDIES: We will begin our unit on map skills.

HOMEWORK

Monday – ELA pages 433-434; Math pages 721-722

Tuesday – ELA pages 437-438; Math pages 727-728

Wednesday – ELA Page 442; Math pages 733-734

Thursday – ELA Pages 443-444; Math pages 739-740

Friday – No Homework. Enjoy your weekend!

Week of 3/11/19

Spelling Words

  1. phone
  2. laugh
  3. graph
  4. rough
  5. enough
  6. ticket
  7. tough
  8. cough
  9. backtrack
  10. duckling
  11. photo
  12. clang

This Week In….

ELA – In spelling we have words with consonant patterns ph, gh, ck, and ng. In grammar we are continuing pronouns. In Reading we are reviewing story structure and character and setting.

MATH – We finished our unit on geometry last week and will begin our unit on measurement this week. We will begin with measurement in inches and feet.

SOCIAL STUDIES – We will review our unit on Working to Meet Our Needs and will have the unit test this week.

SCIENCE – We are continuing our unit on plant and animal life cycles.

HOMEWORK

Monday – ELA pages 421-422; Math pages 697-698

Tuesday – ELA pages 425-426; Math pages 703-704

Wednesday – ELA pages 431-432; Math pages 709-710

Thursday – NO HOMEWORK.

Friday – NO SCHOOL. Enjoy your break!

Week of 3/4/19

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SPELLING WORDS

  1. knock
  2. sign
  3. knee
  4. wrong
  5. write
  6. climb
  7. wrap
  8. wren
  9. gnat
  10. lamb
  11. comb
  12. knob

THIS WEEK IN…..

ELA: We will be learning consonant patterns kn, gn, mb, and wr in spelling. We will work on using I and me in grammar. We will be reviewing plot and them in Reading. We will have both our weekly reading test and spelling test on Friday.

MATH: We will continue our unit in geometry and go over shapes and begin fractions. We will have the unit review Thursday and the test Friday.

SCIENCE: We are starting our unit on life cycles. We will begin with plant life cycles and continue of to animal life cycles.

SOCIAL STUDIES: We are finishing up our important people for Black History Month and will conclude with Rosa Parks on Tuesday. We will begin our unit on money on Thursday.

HOMEWORK

Monday — ELA pages 409-410; Math pages 893-894

Tuesday — ELA pages 413-414; Math pages 899-900

Wednesday — ELA pages 419-420; Math pages 905-906

Thursday — ELA pages 418; Math pages 907-908

Friday — No homework. Enjoy your weekend!!

Week of 2/25

SPELLING WORDS

  1. unsafe
  2. disappear
  3. rewind
  4. regroup
  5. preheat
  6. unlock
  7. unpack
  8. preschool
  9. rerun
  10. discolor
  11. unplug
  12. disagree

THIS WEEK IN…..

ELA: We will be reviewing prefixes in spelling. We will work on singular and plural pronouns in grammar. We will be reviewing cause and effect in reading. We will also be working on compare and contrast as we continue our social studies lesson on presidents. We will have both our weekly reading test and spelling test on Friday.

MATH: We will review our money and time test on Monday and take the computer version on Tuesday. The rest of the week we will begin our unit on geometry and will continue learning shapes.

SCIENCE: We will review for our unit test on energy, force, and motion on Monday and will have our unit test on Tuesday. On Thursday and Friday we will begin our unit on plant life cycles.

SOCIAL STUDIES: In recognition of Black History Month we will be learning about Rosa Parks, Ruby Bridges, and Martin Luther King, Jr. There will be no tests this week, but we will have classwork and project grades.

HOMEWORK

Monday — ELA pages 397-398; Math pages 871-872

Tuesday — ELA pages 399-400; Math pages 875-876

Wednesday — ELA pages 401-402; Math pages 869-870

Thursday — ELA pages 407-408; Math pages 881-882

Friday — No homework. Enjoy your weekend!!

**Please remember to complete 3 items of of the spelling menu during the week and to read 20 minutes a day.

Week of 2/18/19

SPELLING WORDS
1. cheerful

2. weekly

3. hardly

4. quickly

5. visitor

6. teacher

7. graceful

8. fighter

9, slowly

10. helper

11. yearly

12. sailor

This week in….

ELA – In spelling we are working on suffixes -ly, -ful, -er, -or, -ish. In grammar we will continue to learn about adjectives and adverbs and introduce pronouns.

MATH – On Tuesday we will review for our money and time assessment on Wednesday. On Thursday we will begin our unit on shapes.

SCIENCE – We will continue our unit on gravity. We will have a test on Friday.

SOCIAL STUDIES – We will have our assessment on trading for goods and services on Tuesday. We will compare and contrast American Presidents on Thursday and Friday.

HOMEWORK

Monday – No school

Tuesday – ELA – pages 385-386; Math pages FL7-8

Wednesday – ELA – pages 389-390; Math pages FL3-4

Thursday – ELA – pages 395-396; Math pages 863-864

Friday – NO homework! Enjoy your weekend!!

WEEK OF 2/11

***REMINDER: Medieval Times field trip will be this Friday***

SPELLING WORDS –There are no new words this week.  This week we will take our review test for Unit 4.  We will not have a separate spelling test, but our unit test will incorporate all the skills we have learned the last 5 weeks in Unit 4. These include final syllable -le, vowel patterns oo and u, dipthongs ou, ow, oi, and oy, compound words, and vowel diagraphs oo, ue, ew, and ui. Our unit test will be on Thursday.

READING – We are reviewing all of the skills we have learned in Unit 4 and will have our unit assessment on Thursday.  In Spelling we are reviewing
final syllable -le, vowel patterns oo and u, dipthongs ou, ow, oi, and oy, compound words, and vowel diagraphs oo, ue, ew, and ui. In grammar we are reviewing adjectives and adverbs.  In comprehension we are reviewing drawing conclusions, sequencing, fact and opinion, and plot and theme.

MATH – We are continuing our unit on time and money. Our unit test will be on Thursday.

SCIENCE – We are finishing up learning about magnets and will begin our unit on gravity. 

SOCIAL STUDIES – We will begin learning about trading for goods and services. Our vocabulary words are trade, barter, supply, and demand.

HOMEWORK

Monday – Reading pages 349-350;  Math pages 483-484

Tuesday – Reading pages 357-358;  Math pages 489-490

Wednesday – Reading pages 363-364;  Math worksheet

Thursday – Reading pages 369-370; Math worksheet

Friday – No homework. Enjoy your weekend!

Week of 2/4/19

SPELLING WORDS

  1. too
  2. blue
  3. suit
  4. juice
  5. new
  6. true
  7. spoon
  8. drew
  9. fruit
  10. fool
  11. clue
  12. flew

THIS WEEK IN….

ELA: We will be learning vowel diagraphs oo, ue, ew, and ui in spelling. We are reviewing prefixes and continuing adverbs in grammar. We are continuing plot and retelling stories in Reading.

MATH: We will review 2-digit addition and subtraction with an assessment on Tuesday. We will review money on Wednesday and have a short assessment on money on Thursday. On Friday we will begin our unit on time.

SOCIAL STUDIES: We are continuing learning about producers and consumers. We will begin service workers and their jobs on Thursday.

SCIENCE: We will be learning about magnets all week.

HOMEWORK:

Monday – ELA – pages 329-330; Math – worksheet

Tuesday – ELA – pages 325-326; Math – worksheet

Wednesday – ELA – pages 333-334; Math – FL7-8

Thursday – ELA – pages 335-336; Math – worksheet

Friday – No homework. Enjoy your weekend!

**Please remember to complete 3 items off your spelling menu and to read 20 minutes a day.