The children did an excellent job on the Iowa Tests which were quite intense. The leprechaun Traps were impressive as well, hopefully they will work and we can all retire with the leprechaun’s Pot O’ Gold! LOL! We return to our normal routine and here’s a look at the week ahead…
LA – Test/Quiz Friday
Question of the Week: How can a surprise be a treasure?
Spelling Words: rain, train, mail, afraid, tail, way, play, may, gray, day
HFW: about, enjoy, give, surprise, worry, would
Amazing Words: celebrate, cherish, grateful, delicate, rarest, loot, genuine
Phonics: Vowel Digraphs ai, ay, Singular and Plural Possessives
Story of the Week- “Mama’s Birthday Present”
Genre: Realistic Fiction
Comprehension Strategy: Monitor and Clarify
Comprehension Skill: Draw Conclusions
Story Words: break, bunuelos, confetti, guitar, pinata, present, tortilla, wonderful
Math – Continued work in comparing numbers. Test Thursday.
Religion – finish up previous chapter and learn about Stations of the Cross.
Science – We learn how materials block light.
Social Studies – Continue to learn how the way that people have lived has changed over time.