The Polacek Press

Weekly News - September 24th


· The weekly spelling list is sent home on Fridays. The current list will have -oi and -ou vowel patterns. The test will be on Thursday, September 27th.

· A great way to study at home is to use the website

Writer’s Workshop:

· Unit of Study - Launching Writer's Workshop

· Practicing - Putting final touches on rough drafts, and publishing our first piece These stories are DUE on Friday, September 28th.

· Grammar - Types of nouns


· Focus strategies and skills - Creating mental images, sequence, Greek roots, cause and effect

We will have another weekly assessment in Reading on Wednesday, September 26th.

  • Students are able to access McGraw Hill materials and assignments online through the My Portal website

Other notes:


  • Turn in those Box-Tops! Every one helps raise money for classroom supplies from PTA.
  • Remember the parent-teacher conference sign up opens up on Sunday evening at 5:00.