Have a great week!
Religion: We begin work on Chapter 16, Jesus Grows in Wisdom. We talk about John the Baptist, Mardi Gras, and preparing for Lent. We make our Lenten promises on Ash Wednesday and begin project of discipleship.
Reading: The story of the week is called, “The Dream Weaver.” It is of the fantasy fiction genre. The story is about a girl who runs away fromhome and becomes a professional dream weaver. She later returns home to her family to help them and make an important decision. We focus on the skills of finding main ideas and supporting details.
Grammar: This week we focus on contractions. We work use not (n’t), will (‘ll), is (‘s) and have (‘ve) to add to pronouns. We review compound words and use a dictionary to find entry words, parts of speech, and word meanings.
Mathematics: We begin Chapter 10 multiplying two, three, and four digit numbers by a one digit number. Keep practicing the facts 6-9 for mastery.
History: We continue our study on the Vikings! We will learn about the gods and goddesses and Nordic myths that are found in the Viking culture.
Science: We have begun our study of space, the planets, and the moon. Keep working on the Ecosystem project. REMEMBER you can bring it in before the due date.
Spelling: The words this week are listed above. The words are all compound words with stress on the amount of syllables in each word.
birthday anyone sometimes everything homework afternoon airplane grandmother everybody
something without himself faraway sunburned daylight someone cannot scorekeeper
capable reprimanding occupation console calling suited whimsical designs praises looms fruit clumsy
Recess and lunch are from 10:55-11:55 daily. These are the days of our specials:
Monday: Music and Spanish
Tuesday: Mass, Computer and Library
Wednesday: Spanish and Gym
Thursday: Art and Music
Friday: Gym and Flashlight Friday