What we're learning this week
Language Arts: In writing, we will plan out our fiction stories. In reading, we will continue to learn about story elements in folktales.
Read 15-20 minutes every night to strengthen fluency and stamina!
Spelling Lesson 14: chop, each, when, chin, what, lunch, why, speech, while, which, peaches, white, branch
Sight Words: than, water, first, been
*Please study for spelling and sight words using Spelling City, practice spelling tests, flash cards, etc.!
Social Studies: We will learn about different Christmas traditions in various countries.
Math: We will start our unit on graphing and collecting data.
*Please practice math facts at home, including doubles to 20 and +/- 10.
I also added an activity under the Links tab for two-digit addition and subtraction practice called Funny Numbers!
Science: We will learn about natural sources of freshwater and saltwater.
12/15 Spelling Test 14 & Fact Fluency
12/15 PTO Jingle Bell Jog 9:50-10:50. Our class color is teal - so students should wear teal on Friday and come ready to run!
12/21 Polar Express Day
12/22 Class Christmas Party, Early Release 12:50
*We're using chrome books more and more in class, so I've added a free website for students to start working on their keyboarding skills at home! You can find it under the Links tab.
Speak Up Survey
Tomball ISD is participating in the Speak Up national research project. Speak Up is a survey designed to help students, parents, educators, and community members share their ideas directly with schools and national policymakers. The brief online survey is open to students, educators, parents, and community members through January 19, 2018. Click the link below to take the survey.