Welcome to Mrs. Hill's
April 19, 2019
Welcome to room 28
Have a blessed Easter Break with family and friends. When we return to school, we will be working hard as we rush to the end of the the year. It is hard to believe that there is only 4 weeks left. We have many projects, reports, and activities to complete. Please encourage your child to be their best every day, every where, working to be the best me.
Reading- Keep encouraging your student to read/read/read. Should be at 80% by April 12th.
Math- Math Facts (add, subtract, multiply and divide) are essential for students to know with automaticity in order to be successful in school. Students should already have addition and subtraction, multiplication and division will be memorized this year. Please practice with your child daily. (Math facts are now part of their math grade.) Multiplication games/songs
Friday, April 19 - 26 No School Easter Break
Monday, April 29 Back to school
Friday, May 3rd Attendance Pizza Lunch
Dr. Suess' birthday. click on fun projects.
April Character Trait--Determination: Working hard to complete a task, to achieve a goal, or make a dream come true.
This week in room 28
Language Arts: Unit 10 - Transforming Matter Week 3
Essential Question: How does understanding science help us achieve our goals?
Spelling - Related Words : inventor, invention, problem,problematic, solution, solve, transformation,transforms
Irregular Comparative and Superlatives
Irregular verb tenses
Read to understand and comprehend
✓ Read and Respond to Poems✓ Identify Genre Features: Rhymed Verse
✓ Distinguish Literal from Nonliteral Language in Imagery
✓ Identify Key Details and Main Idea
✓ Use Dictionaries to Clarify Word Meanings
✓ Identify Genre Features: Procedural Text
✓ Compare and Contrast the Experience of Reading Poems and Scientific Text
Writing - Poetry
Novel: Charlotte's Web.
Math: Module 6 Geometry
Science - Planets/Outer Space
Scholastic News: Students are to read (out loud to a parent or sibling), highlight main idea of articles, and complete the back page - comprehensive questions, vocabulary and graph questions. Students may log-on to Scholastic News and explore informational text. The classroom code is:Room28Hill
StoryWorks - Another wonderful support resource in class. Students may log on to Storyworks and explore informational texts, poetry, plays, and much more. The classroom code is: Room28Hill (available now)
Box Tops: Please save and send to school with your child these often overlooked treasures.