Year of the Pig



   What's happening this week  Jan 14th - Jan 18

Next Week Du Science Fair Wednesday 1/23  2:45-3:30. Please come and support your child's great work!!!

Thursday & Friday (Jan.17 & 18) we will have half days.  
School will end at 11:55 both days

January 21 is Martin Luther King Day and students also have this off.
This Winter break signals the end of the second quarter and  beginning of the third quarter and last semester of school

Math:  We are working on operations with decimals and fluency in conversion between decimals, fractions and percents.  There will be a quiz on Jan 15 over multiplication and division of decimals.  

Remember  CMP online math
Enter your school username (no fhps please) and password
On the left, click on Pearson courses
On the right click on realize
Click on classes for online practice questions
Click on programs for a copy of the textbook

LA:   We are beginning our second bend of Lucy Caulkins reading and will start looking at the role of setting on story development. Please be sure your child (children) have time to read daily in your family schedule.

Du's home block has begun experiments.  Expect to have some kitchen experiments being conducted at home this week.  Write ups are due Tuesday the 15th, the test will be Wednesday the 16th. Posters are due on Tuesday, the 22nd- the first day of the next week. 
Our science fair will be Jan 23rd from 2:45-3:30.