4th grade Spelling words (final /ar/ and /or/): conductor, harbor, cheddar, odor, narrator, elevator, collar, aviator, grammar, guitar
Content words: narrative, informational, opinion, drama, scene
5th grade Spelling words (multi-syllabic words vc/cv patterns): advancement, intersection, excessive, obvious, distance, disgusting, sluggish, argument, determination, fantastic
Content words: system, asteroid, gravitational, revolution, frequency
Reminder that this Wednesday, November 15th is a LATE START day. The first bell will ring at 9:35 a.m.
Thank you to the families that already came in last week for Parent Teacher Conferences. Conferences will continue this Wednesday and Thursday from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Please arrive on time on the correct day to receive your child’s report card and hear how they are doing in class.
Picture Re-take day is scheduled for November 21st from 9:00-11:00 a.m. You must return the original pictures taken in order to have a retake.
Please continue to check your child’s Student Planner to make sure they are completing their homework in a timely manner. All Weekly Reading Logs are due on Monday, and Reading Bags should be going home and coming back to school completed every day. Check your child’s Reading Response Notebook to see if they are up to date on reading assignments. Late and missing work will effect your child’s reading grade in class.
This week we will be starting multiplication in 4th grade math and addition and subtraction of decimals in 5th grade math.
4th graders should bring their recorders to school every Wednesday and Friday, while 5th graders should bring their instruments to school on the correct day. Woodwinds and Brass are every Monday, while Violins and Percussion are every Wednesday.
Reminder that school is closed November 22-24th for the Thanksgiving Holiday.