Reading/Phonics/Language Arts – The students will be learning to read expository text, finding key details within their reading passages, short i words, long i_e words, using quotation marks, expanding and combining sentences. The high frequency words for the week are: all, any, goes, new, number, other, right, says, understands, works.
Spelling – There will be a Spelling Pre-test on Monday with a Spelling Test on Friday. There will be two lists. The Spelling packet is due on Friday. Your child does not need to turn in individual pages each day. The students are encouraged to look through their spelling packets as a resource for studying for the Friday Spelling Test.
Math – The students will be starting their new learning unit (Chapter 2) on the topics of finding number patterns, skip counting on a hundreds chart, and skip counting by 2’s, 5’s, and 10’s.
Science – The students will continue to explore the concepts of properties of matter including the key vocabulary words of weight, texture, magnetism, flexibility, and hardness.
Social Studies – The students will be learning that communities may be many sizes from large cities, to small towns, and villages including the concepts of rural, suburb, capital city, population, President, and transportation.
Religion – The students will continue with their Saint studies and the Chapter review for learning ways to be holy and aspiring to act good and holy.
Monday 9/23 – Lion’s Leap School Assembly for students! Please register for the Fun Run event on FUNRUN.COM – Thanks!
Wednesday 9/25 – Early Dismissal at 2:00
Lions Leap Boosterthon Updates:
Please look for notes in backpacks or see my classroom webpage for updates on special fun events earned by our class for Fun Run/Boosterthon through the week of 10/4
Lions Leap Boosterthon Rewards Earned This Week in Room 105!
Thursday 9/26 – Crazy Sock Day (optional) – The students can wear crazy socks with their school uniforms today! The students also earned extra recess today!
Friday – 9/27 – Crazy Hair Day (optional) – The students can come to school with crazy hair today!
Wednesday 10/2 is Fun Run Day!
See below for scheduled Fun Run times:
8:30 – PK & K
9:15 – 1st & 2nd
10:15 – 3rd – 5th
Noon – 6th – 8th – Color Run