*Please be sure to check the bottom of the newsletter for special notes each week.
Theme: Rainforest; South America
Shared Reading: The Umbrella
Vocabulary: ripe – ready for harvesting
prowl – to roam while searching
blunder – to move clumsily
plume – a long feather
pounce - to spring or swoop suddenly
Spelling words: harmful, careful, wonderful, happily, quietly, slowly, friendly, hopeful, lazily, upon, people, write
Reading: Context Clues
Phonics: Suffixes (er, ful, ly)
Math: doubles/halves, equal sharing, collecting data
Review spelling and vocabulary words daily. Study math addition facts.
Monday - Reading sheet; Math sheet
Tuesday - Math sheet; P.E. tomorrow **Return signed papers**
Wednesday - Vocabulary test tomorrow
Thursday – Math sheet; Spelling test tomorrow; Library tomorrow
Special notes and reminders:
· Valentines Party – Friday, February 13th from 11-12. Please send the $5.00 for the party ASAP.
· No school on February 16th-Professional Development day for teachers
· Please send a decorated box (cereal box, shoe box, tissue box, etc.) to school with your child by Wednesday, February 11th. We will put all the Valentine’s cards and goodies in this box. Please make sure the box has a hole cut out for the students to place their items in the box.