B6 - Weekly Newsletter

Monday, December 10, 2018 -  Friday, December 14, 2018
B-6 Parents and Students:
Be sure to look through your student’s white envelope! Inside you will find student work samples, several informational flyers, and your student’s chapter 6 science quizzes: they need these to help study for Tuesday’s science test!!

Homework for students for past few weeks has been to complete a Heritage/Holiday/Tradition research project.  Most of your students are nearly done!  Please help them practice for the oral portion, and prepare a few speaker notes.  They will present Friday the 21st.

This week was the last week for our student teacher, Mr. Solorio. We will miss him, as he has been a great asset and friend to the students!

This week’s agenda included:

Math

Students continued Module 6, this module continues work with multiplication strategies, standard measurements, and angles; test is Thursday 12/20.

Literature

Students continued “Island of the Blue Dolphins”, emphasis is identifying and using text structures to explain and understand the text.

Writing

Students completed an informational report on a California Mission.  Reports will include use of text structures: description, compare/contrast, cause/effect, problem/solution, and sequential.

Science

Students completed Chapter 6, Rocks & Minerals; test is Tuesday 12/18.

Agenda for Monday, December 17 - Friday, December 21, 2018:

Math

Students will complete Module 6, this module continues work with multiplication strategies, standard measurements, and angles; test is Thursday 12/20.

Literature

Students will complete “Island of the Blue Dolphins”, emphasis is identifying and using text structures to explain and understand the text.

Writing

Students will collaborate to do an in-class research project inspired by the Island of the Blue Dolphins.

Science

Chapter 6, Rocks & Minerals; test is Tuesday, 12/18.

Reminders and Looking Ahead:


Friday 12/21 - Class Holiday Party, and Pajama and Santa/Winter Hat Day!
New Year’s Break: No school 12/24-1/7/2019 (student’s first day back is Tuesday, 1/8/2019)

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