Welcome to week 8 of 37. This week, students will finish up their Island Map projects and begin their presentations. In Science, students will begin a new unit, and in Math, we are working our way toward completing chapter 1. Please expect quizzes, and chapter reviews this week.
Service Project: HandsOnGreaterPortland Greeting Cards for Meals on Wheels. We also look forward to working with NWCO this year! We will need much parent help (drivers/chaperones). Be looking for dates/times, and the volunteer email to be sent in the coming weeks.
Let's fill week 9 with accomplishments and progress!
Oct 24 - Scheduling of Parent/teacher conferences begins.
Oct 26 - Progress Reports Emailed
Nov 10 - Honored Guest Morning (8:30-11:30)
Nov 11 - No School (Veterans Day)
Following is the classroom-context of our week:
Bible: Purposeful Design Lesson 3. Jacob is Transformed.
Memory Verse: Ephesians 4:24. "...and to put on the new self, created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness."
Math: Continue Go Math Chapter 1. Math practice and helps: Think Central (our
new math program online), and Khan Academy. Quizzes and Reviews during week.
History: Finish Geography Unit. Finish Island Maps at school. Due Thursday.
Science: Space unit. Link to Space Project <click
Music: Continue Chorale Click here for details. CHORALE --Regular Girls/Boys practices during lunch recess. 10/24 Monday-- Lyric Quiz #1. Tues. 10/25 Chorale AFTER SCHOOL & T-SHIRT DAY
Reading Buddies: Fridays with Mrs. Walter's first graders.
Art Education: Fridays with Mrs. Bates.
Please feel free to view "Class Website" < click link for updates. For information pertaining to WHCS, please remember to click the following link >"school website."
Correction Forms can be found on the Resources and Study Guides page on the classroom website, or click the link to print: "Correction forms" <link. If you have not yet seen the Corrections forms, please remind your student that they are capable to choose any assignment, do corrections, and improve their grade points.
*There may be some modifications to the schedule during the week, depending on student needs/tempo. We will work on classroom expectations throughout the week. As always, I will email important updates to you as they arise.
**Photos of your child's textbooks are found in "5P Curriculum" on My Website. <click link
*A copy of "Dress Up and Sentence Openers" strategies can be found in "Resources and Study Guides"
Please remember to check for updates on the my classroom website. Thank you.