Sunday, October 21, 2012

Study Island contest

The 4th graders won the contest this week!!! They beat the fifth graders by almost 500 questions!
Jillian, Kaleigh and Kitty had the highest GPA in grader 4. Adam M. and Adam C. are the gamers of the week!
New Study Island assignments are up. Lets see if the 4th graders can keep their lead!

HW: Grade 4 - New book: Skinnybones. We will be reading a chapter a night and summarizing.
Mon: Chapter 2, Tues: chap 3, Wed: chap 4. We will be having a S.S. test on Friday. Please make sure they study the chapter by rereading it with an adult and using the study guide I sent home. The textbook should go home nightly. On Tuesday from 2:15-2:45 I will be having a study session for 4th graders. Anyone is welcome.

Grade 5: New book: Bud, Not Buddy We will be reading and responding in our journals nightly. The fifth graders will be having a S.S. test on Thursday. The test is based on the book Discovery of the Americas. It will be matching and several essays. Please have them bring the book and the study guide back and forth to school nightly.

Other info:
Fudge orders are due Nov 2
Halloween dance is Oct 26. The fifth graders provide raffles and baked goods (peanut free). A notice went home. Please sign and return it.