M - P.E. *Bring helmets
T - Music
W - Art *Return library books
Th - Media/P.E
F - Music/Art
Math - In math we will be working on solving a variety of multi-digit word problems. The students will practice interpreting comparison language (more, fewer) and solving comparison word problems.
Reading - We will be starting Unit 2 in our Benchmark Literacy curriculum. For the next 3 weeks we will be focusing on Character Traits and the metacognitive strategy of Visualizing. Students will analyze characters' traits, feelings and relationships.
Word Study - We will be working on Unusual Past Tense Words. The students will learn that not all past tense words have an -ed ending. They will recognize that sometimes vowels change from present tense to past tense. Examples: keep, kept, say, said, blow, blew.
Social Studies - The class will be working with their partners to create a travel brochure about a community that we have researched. They will describe the natural resources, climate, and physical features.
Halloween - We will be having a small Halloween party on Friday afternoon. The parade starts at 2:15 and you are welcome to join us in the classroom when the parade is over. If your child's costume doesn't fit in their backpack, please send it in a separate bag.
Dreambox - This is a great resource that Shirley Hills students have access to! If you are able to, please have your child spend some time working through the program at home.
Here is a link to the FREE app:
Our school code is: vvkd/exzx
Students know their usernames and passwords.
Have a great weekend!