A Peek at the Week

Spelling words-

This is the last spelling unit of the year! Unit 27 words are:

  1. last
  2. never
  3. us
  4. left
  5. end

Starting next week we will have 3 review test with the words from all year. The children will have a pre-test on Monday with the review test on Friday. If your child gets all the words correct he/she will not have to take the test on Friday. The words that were missed will be their spelling word on Friday.

Unit 1-9 pre-test will be on Monday 5-17 with the test on Friday 5-21

Unit 10-18 pre-test will be on Monday 5-24 with the test on Friday 5-28

Unit 19-27 pre-test will be on Tuesday 6-1 with the test on Monday 6-7

MATH-

We are finishing up Unit 9 this week. The reviews will start coming home this week.  Test is planned for Monday 5-17

SCIENCE-

We have started our final science unit of the year. ANIMALS!!! For the next 5 weeks we will study one type of animal. Last week we learned all about amphibians. This week we will study fish.

Every Monday we will have a quiz on the animals from the previous week. Look for study guides and papers to come home every Friday.

We will finish off the animal unit with a poster on an animal of your child’s choice. For the next 2 weeks we will do research in the computer lab on their animal. We will then work on our poster during writers work shop. Concluding with an oral presentation on the poster.

LOOKING AHEAD-

Our final field trip is scheduled for Thursday, May 27th. Please send in the $8.00 to attend. If you would like to chaperon the cost is $5.00 (there is no room on the busses for the chaperons, consider car-pooling with other parents)

Talent Show is on Friday, May 28th.

Spring Fling is on Thursday, May 20th.

2nd grade celebration is on Tuesday, June 8th.

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