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A Glance at next week…………….

Week of Jan 15 - 19

 

Jan 12 - Your child will bring home an envelope today for a Flat Stanley Project.  Please read the directions  that your child brings home and return the envelope to school by Jan 19th.

Jan 12 – Your child’s report card for 2nd Quarter may be accessed through the district portal using your name and password

Jan 15 – No School – MLK Jr.

Jan 17 – Happy Birthday Callum!

Jan 19 – Flat Stanley envelopes are due back to school today

Jan 24 – Happy Birthday Cooper!

Jan 26 – Happy Birthday Ella!

Jan 26 – Projected 100th Day of School (unless we have a snow day)

Jan 26 – PTO Glow Light Party Dance

 

Spelling Words:  these, safe, chase, brave, shake, chose, stripe, shine, what, said

Challenge Words:  snowflake, milkshake

Spelling Test:  Jan 19th

 

Language Arts: 

 

What is a team?  What kinds of teams do you know about?

 

Oral Vocabulary:  encourage, friendship, suggest, relationship, rely

 

Focus Skills this week: 

Phonics:  -cle, vowel teams - ea, ee, long e

Sight Words:  two, before, yellow

Grammar:  compound words

 

Phonics Books: 

Th – Summer Heat

 

Math:  We will strengthen students’ understanding of the place-value system and prepare them for 2-digit addition and subtraction. 

 

Math Vocabulary:  tens, ones, tens digit, ones digit, ten-frame

 

Social Studies:  Students will learn that a globe is a model of the earth.  They will find land and water on the globe.  They also will use a globe to demonstrate how the earth’s rotation causes day and night.