Reading: Close Reading/Testing Genre - Review-Students will read 20 minute nightly. They will NOT turn in the summary each morning this week.
Unit 4 - Week 1: moist, brittle, vendor, rectify, crave
Word Study: Unit 20 (Diphthongs: ou,ow)
-10 list words to study
-3 No Excuse Words for writing. These words don't follow patterns, but are common in writing. Students will need to write these words in a sentence.
-Students will also be given 10 additional words that follow the spelling pattern for the week.
Math: Unit 7 and test prep
- One page of math practice per night for homework (M-TH)
- Each page is labeled with the date to be completed
Writing: Writing Informational Essays
-We will be writing informational essays and using topic sentences and details
-For grammar (Mentor Sentence) we are focusing on simple, compound, complex sentences
-Students will have a Mentor Sentence quiz Friday.
Social Studies: No quiz
Dates to Remember:
April 14th - No School
April 7th: Class shirt Money due
April 18th - TCAP testing begins
May 9th - Zoo Field Trip
May 24th - Student's Last Day/Class Play