4.23.2018

April 23rd

TCAP TEST DATES:
Wednesday, April 25th - ELA Pt 2 (45 minutes) and Math Pt 1 (45 minutes)
Thursday, April 26th - Science (50 minutes) and S.S. (50 minutes)
Monday, April 30th - ELA Pt 3 (45 minutes) and Math Pt 2 (40 minutes)
Wednesday, May 2nd - ELA Pt 4 (52 minutes) and Math Pt 3 (40 minutes)
Thursday, May 3rd - Science (47 minutes) 

READING: ELA Review

MATH: Unit 7: Multiplication of larger numbers

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.Words are: train, blue, wish, drop, developed- Test Friday 4/27

WRITING:  Prompt Writing

SOCIAL STUDIES/SCIENCE: Physical Science

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling/vocab
-Return class picture forms, t-shirt form/money, and fieldtrip form/money

Dates to Remember:
April 27th - Drive-In Movie Night
May 1st - No School - Election Day
May 8th - Mammoth Cave (Clapp, Snyder, Meador)
May 11th - Field Day 
May 23rd - Class Play(Time TBD)/Last Day

4.16.2018

April 19th

TCAP TEST DATES:
Thursday, April 19th - ELA Pt 1 (80 minutes)
Wednesday, April 25th - ELA Pt 2 (45 minutes) and Math Pt 1 (45 minutes)
Thursday, April 26th - Science (50 minutes) and S.S. (50 minutes)
Monday, April 30th - ELA Pt 3 (45 minutes) and Math Pt 2 (40 minutes)
Wednesday, May 2nd - ELA Pt 4 (52 minutes) and Math Pt 3 (40 minutes)
Thursday, May 3rd - Science (47 minutes) 

READING: ELA Review

MATH: Unit 7: Multiplication of larger numbers

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.Words are: love, cause, rain, exercise, eggs- Test Friday 4/20

WRITING:  Prompt Writing

SOCIAL STUDIES/SCIENCE: Physical Science

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling/vocab
-Return class picture forms, t-shirt form/money, and fieldtrip form/money

Dates to Remember:
April 16th - 20th - Book Fair
April 18th - Grandparent's Lunch (1st, 3rd, 5th grades)
April 27th - Drive-In Movie Night
May 1st - No School - Election Day
May 8th - Mammoth Cave (Clapp, Snyder, Meador)
May 11th - Field Day 
May 23rd - Class Play(Time TBD)/Last Day

4.06.2018

April 9th

TCAP TEST DATES:
Thursday, April 19th - ELA Pt 1 (80 minutes)
Wednesday, April 25th - ELA Pt 2 (45 minutes) and Math Pt 1 (45 minutes)
Thursday, April 26th - Science (50 minutes) and S.S. (50 minutes)
Monday, April 30th - ELA Pt 3 (45 minutes) and Math Pt 2 (40 minutes)
Wednesday, May 2nd - ELA Pt 4 (52 minutes) and Math Pt 3 (40 minutes)
Thursday, May 3rd - Science (47 minutes) 

READING: ELA Review

MATH: Unit 7: Multiplication of larger numbers

VOCABULARY:
Week 1: moist, brittle, crave, rectify, vendor
Week 2: chronic, spectator, veto, irritable, mimic Quiz Friday 4/13

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.Words are: picked, simple, cells, paint, mind- Test Friday 4/13

WRITING: Opinion writing

SOCIAL STUDIES/SCIENCE: Physical Science

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling/vocab
-Return class picture forms, t-shirt form/money, and fieldtrip form/money

Dates to Remember:
April 16th - 20th - Book Fair
April 18th - Grandparent's Lunch (1st, 3rd, 5th grades)
April 27th - Drive-In Movie Night
May 1st - No School - Election Day
May 8th - Mammoth Cave (Clapp, Snyder, Meador)
May 11th - Field Day 
May 23rd - Class Play(Time TBD)/Last Day

Spirit Nights:
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

3.21.2018

April 2nd

READING: Informational Test Structures (Problem and Solution)

MATH: Unit 7: Multiplication of larger numbers

VOCABULARY:
Week 1: moist, brittle, crave, rectify, vendor
Week 2: chronic, spectator, veto, irritable, mimic Quiz Friday 4/13

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.Words are: region, return, believe, dance, members - Test Friday 4/6

WRITING: Opinion writing

SOCIAL STUDIES/SCIENCE: N/A (BrainMoji and District Standards Benchmarking)

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling

Dates to Remember:
April 12th - 20th - Book Fair
May 1st - No School - Election Day
May 6th - Mammoth Cave (Tentative)
May 11th - Field Day 
May 23rd - Class Play(Time TBD)/Last Day

Spirit Nights:
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

3.12.2018

March 12th

READING: Informational Test Structures 

MATH: Unit 6: Measurement (Area and Perimeter)

VOCABULARY:
Week 7: prank, continuous, decline, pivot, gnaw
Week 8: wound, sluggish, exterior, interior, generate Quiz Friday 3/16

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.Words are: general, energy, subject, Europe, moon - Test Friday 3/16

WRITING: Opinion writing

SOCIAL STUDIES/SCIENCE: N/A (BrainMoji and District Standards Benchmarking)

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling

Dates to Remember:
March 16th - Spring and Class Pictures
March 23rd - April 1st - Spring Break
May 1st - No School - Election Day
May 23rd - Last Day for students

Spirit Nights:
March 12th & 14th: Buffalo Wild Wings (All Day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

3.05.2018

March 5th

READING: Informational Test Structures 

MATH: Unit 6: Measurement (Area and Perimeter)

VOCABULARY:
Week 7: prank, continuous, decline, pivot, gnaw
Week 8: wound, sluggish, exterior, interior, generate Quiz Friday 3/16

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.Words are: center, farmers, ready, anything, divided - Test Friday 3/2

WRITING: Opinion writing

SOCIAL STUDIES/SCIENCE: N/A (BrainMoji and District Standards Benchmarking)

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling

Dates to Remember:
March 16th - Spring and Class Pictures
March 23rd - April 1st - Spring Break
May 1st - No School - Election Day
May 23rd - Last Day for students

Spirit Nights:
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

2.21.2018

February 21st & February 26th

READING: Informational Test Structures (Cause/Effect)

MATH: Unit 6: Geometry (Quadrilaterals)

VOCABULARY:
Week 5: drowsy, mend, accurate, unite, massive
Week 6: maximum, minimum, bellow, decade, century Quiz Friday 3/2

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.Words are: bill, felt, suddenly, test, direction - Test Friday 3/2

WRITING: Opinion speech writing

SOCIAL STUDIES: Science week

SCIENCE: Students are bringing home Chapter 4: Lesson 1 The Solar System vocabulary page.  It is to be completed at home and is due Friday 3/2.  Students will bring home their textbook and a study guide/outline that's been completed in class by Tuesday 2/27.  They will have an application quiz over the information on Friday 3/2. 

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling, vocab, and science
-Science vocab due Friday

Dates to Remember:
March 23rd - April 1st - Spring Break
May 1st - No School - Election Day
May 23rd - Last Day for students

Spirit Nights:
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

2.12.2018

February 12th

READING: Informational Test Structures (Sequencing)

MATH: Unit 5: Division (Test Tuesday - Study Guide went home Thursday)

VOCABULARY:
Week 5: drowsy, mend, accurate, unite, massive

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.Words are: can't, matter, square, syllables, perhaps - Test Friday

WRITING: Opinion speech writing

SOCIAL STUDIES: Science week

SCIENCE: Students are bringing home Natural Resources Chapter 4: Lesson 4 vocabulary.  It is due Friday.  Students will bring home their textbook and a study guide/outline on Tuesday.  They will have an application quiz over the information on Friday. 

Homework: 
-Read nightly
-Study for spelling and science
-Science vocab due Friday

Dates to Remember:February 15th - Science Fair @ 6:00
February 19th - President's Day - No School
February 20th - Parent Conferences - No School
March 23rd - April 1st - Spring Break

Spirit Nights:
February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

2.05.2018

February 5th

READING: Informational Test Structures (Sequencing)

MATH: Unit 5: Division

VOCABULARY:
Week 3: transparent, ripple, beckon, pleaded, deviceWeek 4: pounce, scare, briskly, edible, tolerate (Quiz Friday 2/9) 

SPELLING: Words will need to be spelled correctly WITHIN a sentence.  The sentence will need a capital letter beginning and ending punctuation to receive full credit.Words are: fine, pair, circle, include, built - Test Friday

WRITING: Opinion speech writing

SOCIAL STUDIES: Landforms of the U.S.  (study guide - Monday/Quiz Friday 2/2)

Homework: -Read nightly
-Study for spelling/map/vocab-Science Fair posters due February 12th 

Dates to Remember:
February 15th - Science Fair @ 6:00
February 19th - President's Day - No School
February 20th - Parent Conferences - No School
March 23rd - April 1st - Spring Break

Spirit Nights:February 22-24: Plaza Mexican (all day)
April 19: Chick Fil A Rivergate (4:00-7:00)

1.31.2018

Boosterthon Incentives

We have been bringing in lots of pledges! Here are incentives and dates our class has earned.

PJs on Thursday, 2/1
Electronics on Friday, 2/2
Movie on Wednesday, 2/7 (students may bring in G rated DVDs for class vote)
Electronics on Friday 2/9