Daily Archives: May 28, 2017

Weekly News


Here’s what we are working on this week:


  • Rereading to learn more about characters in books
  • Becoming the character by changing our voice
  • Writing realistic fiction by inventing characters and small moment adventures
  • Writing a series based on one character
  • Specific word work


  • Read and write time to hour and half hour
  • Adding and subtracting within 100
  • Collecting data and graphing results
  • Addition fluency


  • Planning and conducting investigations to show that vibrating materials can make sound and sound can make materials vibrate
  • Using tools and materials to design and build a device that uses light or sound to solve the problem of communicating over a distance
  • Making observations to construct an evidence-based account that objects in darkness can be seen only when illuminated

Home Connection

  • Read for 20 minutes each night and record in the Reading Log
  • Retell the beginning, middle and end of the story you are reading
  • Practice reading with fluency
  • Practice word patterns by sorting weekly word cards
  • Practice your math flash cards

Important Dates and Reminders

  • May 28-June 14 – 9am start
  • June 14 – Last day of school