2/10/20 – 2/14/20

Happy St. Valentine’s Day! Thank you to Christine’s Mom for planning our quick Valentine Party at 2:00 on Friday, and we are looking forward to Eli’s Mom helping us with a fun craft and leading us in another Science Lab. A list of names for your child’s Valentine cards is included in the email sent to you.

Junior Achievement Classes will begin on Fridays. Ask you child what they are learning about their community.

RELIGION:

Review of the 10 Commandments, and how they relate to Virtues.

The Greatest Commandment and the New Commandment

Sacraments of Initiation: Baptism, Holy Eucharist and Confirmation

Peacemaking and Civil Rights

SPELLING:

Long O (o, oa, ow)

own, most, soap, float, both, know, loan, goat, flow, loaf, throw, coach, so, grow Bonus Words: Valentine, President

READING:  

Facts/ Opinions

Biographies of Famous Black Americans: Research and Timelines for Black History Month

Helen Keller

Reading and comparing Fables and Parables

ENGLISH/WRITING:
Cursive Handwriting

Possessive Nouns

Continue to write Parables with 5 story elements and a moral message.

CAPS (Capitalization, Agreement, Punctuation and Spelling).

Months of the Year and Days of the Week are capitalized

Writing Multi-Step Word Math Problems

MATH:  

2 & 3 Digit Subtraction Problems

Please always review with your child the Tuesday folder Math papers that have been coming home. There will be a Math Quiz over subtracting with regrouping. Working on the flashcards for Subtraction every night is imperative for gains in Math Fluency.

Geometry, Money and Measurement Centers

SOCIAL STUDIES:  

Research On Black History Month and Timelines: Ruby Bridges, Rosa Parks, Booker T. Washington

The story of General Sherman and Sister Baptista during the Civil War: a story of peacemaking.

Civil Rights and Peacemaking!

Junior Achievement Classes begin this Friday!

SCIENCE:

Super Soil

Fossils

Underwater Photography and Sea Life

Homework:

Check the Weekly Reading Log for alternative Book Reports to be presented to classmates. Students may have more than one week to complete a project if they talk to the teacher.

Prepare for the Book Parade on March 2nd, a blue note was sent home in the Tuesday Folder.

Math Recording Log: Flashcards or Math Apps

Reminders & Important Dates:

8:30 Wednesday Mass: Best Uniform

PEHP Thursday: PE Uniforms

Valentine’s Party 2:00 Friday

Monday, February 17th: No School

School Auction State Museum: February 22, 2020. Remember to buy tickets!

Progress Reports: February 25th