See you later January, HELLO FEBRUARY!
Here is what is happening in Mrs. O’Donnell’s class this week…
In Math…we are wrapping up our Chapter 7 objectives with our problem solving lesson and learning how to graph patterns on coordinate planes. On Wednesday we will review for our Chapter 7 test and use Thursday and Friday to complete our test. We will be moving on to Chapter 8 next week!
In Social Studies…we will continue our unit on the Revolutionary War and will be covering the second continental congress, the battle at Bunker Hill, and the winter at Valley Forge this week. We will have a quiz towards the end of the week on the information we have learned so far.
In Spelling…we we will be working on Lesson 17 this week. Packets are due on Friday 2/3 Our test will be on Friday 2/3 as well. Please remind your child that in addition to completing their spelling packets, they should also be studying their words each night. The spelling lists are becoming more and more challenging each week! If your child is looking for additional practice, please visit https://www.spellingcity.com/mrsodonnell007/ for fun spelling games for our Lesson 17 list.
Our words for this week are (same as last week)…accountant, applicant, attendant, defiant, volunteer, expectant, hesitant, quadrant, resistant, servant, dependent, indulgent, insistent, urgent, auctioneer, accompanist, artist, cellist, technician, pioneer
In Reading…we will continue with Lesson 17 this week “Nothing Ever Happens on 90th Street”. We will be beginning and completing our text dependent analysis for this story, learning more about making inferences, taking our comprehension and focus skill assessments, and completing a lesson on Appositives in Grammar this week.
2/10: PTO Movie Night featuring “Trolls” doors open at 5:30pm. This is not a drop off event. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Free!! (Snacks can be purchased)
2/14-Students in my class voted and they are all interested in passing out Valentines to each other on 2/14 (Tuesday). Your child does not have to participate if they do not want to. <3 <3 <3 <3 I will send a newsletter home at the beginning of next week.