Peek of the Week for Dec.5-9
Spelling – This week we will be learning how to spell Christmas words.
Our spelling words are: Jesus, Christ, Christmas, Bethlehem, shepherds, Joseph, Mary, star, angels, joy, manger, stable, donkey, singing, lights, snowflakes, stockings, ornaments, presents, December.
* Please notice that some of the words need to be capitalized. This is very important. I will count off one point if a word needs to be capitalized and it is not. I will count off two points if a word is capitalized and does not need to be capitalized. Be careful!
Reading: We will be reading "The Secret Life of Trees" for 2 weeks. It is a non-ficition story that has a LOT of information.
1. discover: find out; learn for the first time
2. energy: the power to do things
3. forecast; predict
4. shed: throw off
5. source: a place fromo which something comes
Math: We will take the Ch. 5 test this week.
Timed test: subtraction differences of 0-4, 25 problems, 2 minutes
Science; quiz on Forces and Motion vocabulary on Wednesday.
Requests and Reminders:
*Thursday: free non-uniform to wear Christmas clothes! You may dress up or even wear your tacky Christmas sweaters!
*Monday: Dec. 19 Cookies and Carols at 1:15 pm in the Blue Room. Every student will be performing and you are invited. Please make sure you fill out the form and let your teacher how many will be attending.
*Tuesday: Dec. 20th Class Christmas party at 11:00 am This is a half day and all students will be dismissed at 11:40 am. Please make sure you have made arrangements for your child.