Sunday, March 29, 2015

Homework March 29-April 2

Grade 4: the only homework assigned for this week is to read through the writing folder with an adult. The writing test is on Thursday, so please review the writing on Wednesday night. 
Grade 5: continue reading the Watson's go to Birmingham 20 minutes per night. The writing assignment is due April 10.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Homework March 23-26

Grades 5 and 4: due to MCAS testing regular reading homework is suspended for both grades. However, I would like your child to review the ELA notebook with you the night before the test.
Grade 5 tests on Tuesday and Thursday. Grade 4 tests on Wednesday. 

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Monday, March 16, 2015

Homework March 16-19

Grade 4: continue to read the Hank Z. book and summarize nightly.
Grade 5: Cont. to read the Watson's book 20 minutes per night. The project will be due April 10th. The directions are posted in a previous blog post and your child has a copy in the binder.

No HW next week for both grades 4 and 5 in ELA due to MCAS.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Sunday, March 8, 2015

HW March9-12

Grade 4: Cont. reading the Hank Zipzer book a chapter a night and summarize.. Chapter 5 Monday-chapter 8 Thursday.
Grade 5: The Watsons Go To Birmingham will be going home this week. Please have your child read the book 20 minutes per night Monday through Thursday. A project will go home with more details about when the novel should be finished by.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Homework March 2-5

Grade 4: A new Hank Ziptzer book went home today. Please have your child read and summarize a chapter a night. Monday chapter1 through Thursday chapter 4. This homework will continue next week.
Grade 5: Please finish reading The One And Only Ivan. The project is due on Friday. Each child should pick one of the following:
  • Write a one page paper changing the point of view to that of another character in the book.
  • Answer all 10 questions in the back of the book and write 5 more questions.
We will be having a book discussion in class on March 12th using the questions in the back of the book.