• May Newsletter

    Posted by Jacqueline Wood on 5/1/2024

    What's Happening This Month

    • May 13th-17th: SBAC Testing

    • May 20th: Garden Lesson

    • May 20th: Swimming Field Trip

    • May 22nd: Swimming Field Trip

    • May 27th: No School

    • May 29th: Nature Walk Field Trip

    A Peek At What We Are Learning

    Reading: We are working on understanding that literary and informational texts can be used to explore similar topics and ideas. 

    Writing: We will be learning to understand that opinions are supported with reasons and evidence.   

    Math: 

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  • April Newsletter

    Posted by Jacqueline Wood on 4/1/2024

    What's Happening This Month

    April 1st-5th - Spark Artist visits

    April 10th - Field Trip to U of M

    April 16th - Dental Presentation

    April 26th - School Carnival

    A Peek At What We Are Learning

    Reading: We are in Unit 3 Module B and we are working  on understanding that informational texts have various structures and features that aid the reader’s comprehension.   

    Writing: We are working in Unit 3 Module B and we are learning to understand that related information goes together when presenting a topic with facts, definitions, and details.  

    Math: We are beginning Unit 4 and we will be learning all about fractions. We will be understanding equivalent fractions, comparing fractions and working with plot data and line plots. Please continue to work with your student on multiplication and division facts.

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  • March Newsletter

    Posted by Jacqueline Wood on 3/1/2024

    What’s Happening This Month

    March 4th - 8th: Spirit Days

    March 4th: Favorite Hat

    March 5th: Wear Neon

    March 6th: Favorite sports gear

    March 7th: Hawaiian/Tropical Wear

    March 8th: Jammie Day!

    March 11th - 13th: Parent Teacher Conferences

    March 15th - 24th: No School Spring Break

    A Peek At What We Are Learning

    Reading: We are in Unit 3 Module B and we are working  on understanding that informational texts have various structures and features that aid the reader’s comprehension.   

    Writing: We are working in Unit 3 Module B and we are learning to understand that related information goes together when presenting a topic with facts, definitions, and details.  

    Math: We are beginning Unit 4 and we will be learning all about fractions. We will be understanding equivalent fractions, comparing fractions and working with plot data and line plots. Please continue to work with your student on multiplication and division facts.

    Reminder: Don't forget to sign up for Parent Teacher Conferences. 

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4CA4A92DA0FAC52-48007170-spring

     

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  • February Newsletter

    Posted by Jacqueline Wood on 2/1/2024

    What's Happening This Month

    February 1st - School Assembly

    February 12th - No School 

    February 14th - Valentine’s Day party 

    February 19th - No School

    February 27th Dialogue and Donuts 7:45am

    A Peek At What We Are Learning

    Reading: We are in Unit 3 Module A, and we are working on understanding that stories have important central messages, lessons, or morals.  

    Writing: We are working in Unit 3 Module A, and we are learning that opinion writing supports a point of view with reasons. 

    Math: We are working through Unit 3, where we are focusing on finding areas, solving word problems and using scaled graphs all while utilizing our new multiplication facts and understanding. Please continue to work with your student on multiplication and division facts.

     

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  • January Newsletter

    Posted by Jacqueline Wood on 1/1/2024

    What's Happening this Month:

    January 2nd: Back to School

    January 15th: MLK Day No School

    A Peek at What We are Learning:

    Reading: We are working in Unit 2B focusing on understanding that photographs, illustrations, and details help us make sense of what we read. 

    Writing: We are working on understanding that information and ideas can be compared and contrasted.  

    Math: We are starting Unit 3, which focuses on finding areas, solving word problems and using scaled graphs.   

     

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  • December Newsletter

    Posted by Jacqueline Wood on 12/1/2023

    What's Happening this Month

    December 6th - Lady Griz Basketball Field Trip

    December 7th - Butterfly House Field Trip

    December 14th and 15th - Battle of the Books Round 1

    December 19th - Winter performance 10:15

    December 22nd - January 1st: No School

    A Peek at What We are Learning

    Reading: We are focusing on understanding that asking and answering questions using text-based evidence can help us better comprehend text. 

    Writing: We are working hard on understanding that dialogue and characters’ actions help develop the events in a story.   

    Math: We are almost done with Unit 2 which focuses on multiplication and division, and will be moving into Unit 3 where we will be learning how to find area, solve word problems and use a scaled graph.

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  • November Newsletter

    Posted by Jacqueline Wood on 11/1/2023 12:05:00 AM

    What's Happening this Month:

    November 8th and 9th: Parent-Teacher conferences. 

    Follow link to sign up for a time: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4CA4A92DA0FAC52-45518422-fall 

    November 9th: Early out at 11:05

    November 10th: No School

    November 22nd-24th: No School 

    A Peek at What we are Learning


    Reading: We are wrapping up Unit 1B and moving into Unit 2A. We will be focusing on understanding that asking and answering questions using text-based evidence can help us better comprehend text. 

    Writing: We will be focusing on understanding that dialogue and characters’ actions help develop the events in a story.   

    Math: We are working in Unit 2 which focuses on multiplication and division. 

     

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  • October Newsletter

    Posted by Jacqueline Wood on 10/1/2023

    What’s Happening This Month

    October 4th: Picture Day

    October 6th: Nutrition begins

    October 13th: Walk-a-thon

    October 19th and 20th: No School

    October 31st: Halloween Party

    A Peek at What we are Learning

    Reading: We are learning to understand the actions and motivations of characters in stories. 

    Writing: We are working on understanding that characters’ actions affect the sequence of events in a story. We are also working on learning our lowercase cursive letters.   

    Math: We are focusing on multiplication and division, specifically concepts, relationships and patterns.   

    Science: We are learning about weather. Specifically, clouds, weather prediction and extreme weather. 



     

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  • September Newsletter

    Posted by Jacqueline Wood on 9/1/2023

    What's Happening This Month

    September 4th: No School

    September 7th: Open House

    September 13th: Fire Drill 10:15

    Reminder that every Thursday is early out at 2:30

    A Peek at What we are Learning

    Reading: We have started learning our routines and expectations for Daily 5 and we are rocking it! 

    Math: After some procedural practice we will begin our iReady Math lessons.  We will begin with place value.   

    Writing: We will start learning and practicing our cursive.   

     

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