Week of October 28

Hello,

I hope everyone had a nice weekend. On Friday report cards were released on infinite campus. If you were unable to to login to see your child’s grades you can contact the office for the login information. I will also be giving out a printed copy of your child’s report card at their conference time. I will be meeting with half of the class for conferences on Tuesday and then the rest of the class next week. On Thursday of this week we will be having our Fall party from 9-10 in the morning. Please follow the school guidelines when it comes to costumes.

In ELA students will once again be receiving spelling words for their word work. They will have a  test on their words on Friday November 8. This week in class we will be finishing our historical fiction story Sarah Plain and Tall. Our next class historical fiction story will be Skylark. Students will continue to also read historical fiction books in their guided reading groups as well.  This grading period during ELA we our focusing on character traits and affixes. Students will be learning these skills in class. During the second grading period for writing students will be learning to add more details in their paragraphs. In math we will have our multiplication test on factors 0-5 this Friday. Next week we will begin to focus on factors 6-10. During science we will continue to learn about plant life cycles and in social studies land forms/natural resources. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me.

Sincerely,

Mr. Aurand