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Science. Our in-school field trip (i.e, the dissection of sheep lungs) is scheduled for Wednesday, April 7. The field trip permission slips went home last week in the Monday Folders, but can also be downloaded here.
Your kids will become 5th graders in 30.5 school days.
Star of the Week. Every Wednesday, for the remainder of the year, the class will interview its Star of the Week. The Star can bring in photos and artifacts about her/him for display on Monday and must remove them by Friday. This Wednesday’s Star of the Week is Nobody (because of the sheep lung dissections). On deck (Wednesday, April 14): Braydon. In the hole (Wednesday, April 21): Kelly.
Download Mr. Tallent and Mrs. Waide’s “Week 31 for Parents” .zip file here from YouSendIt. It contains the:
- Open Court vocabulary words (the story is NOT available online)
- Mr. T’s spelling list (important note: everyone has the same spelling list this week)
- Sheep lung dissection in-school field trip permission slip due by Friday, April 2 with $12
Daily Oral Language (DOL). There are no more weekly practice sentences or tests for the remainder of the school year. They will, however, continue to have a weekly DOL quiz beginning after Spring Break.
Math 5. Problem sets 89 – 91 will be due as homework this week. They should have plenty of time in class to complete homework. They will test this Friday.
Spelling. Testing this Friday.
Vocabulary. Testing this Friday.
Shurley Grammar. No testing this week, however, students will be classifying pattern 3 sentences.