Week 37 Newsletter – Sent Home on 5/5

RELIGION                                                                                                                      

Memory work this week for third and fourth grade: Phillippians 4:11. Found in religion book on page 193.

READING

This week in reading, we will be starting reading groups again. We will not be able to finish the chapter books in our groups before the end of the year so their won’t be an end of the book test for anyone. We will also have some DEAR (drop everything and read) time for reading. There will be no reading test this week.

BOOK REPORTS ARE DUE FRIDAY, MAY 12TH!

MATH

Third grade this week we will learn about estimating and finding the area of a rectangle, finding the sum of three addends, and division facts 2 &5. We will review on Thursday. The next and final math test will be Friday, May 12th.

This week, fourth grade will learn about adding and subtracting fractions with different denominators, and adding and subtracting mixed numbers with different denominators. We will also review on Thursday. Fourth  grade will have their next and final math test on Friday, May 12th.

ENGLISH

In English this week, we will continue practicing classifying each word in sentences by what part of speech they are. We will also keep practicing changing mixed-tense verbs to either past or present tense. We will have a chapter 8 part A test on May 18.

SCIENCE
We will be starting a new chapter this week. However, we will be unable to finish it by the end of the year. On Monday, we will be completing an experiment about  comparing matter of sugar. The rest of the week we
will start to learn more in depth about matter.

SOCIAL STUDIES

This week in social studies, we will learn about the Plains states today and about plains from around the world. On Wednesday, we will complete the chapter 9 study guide. The chapter 9 social studies test will be Wednesday, May 17. The Northeast States Map test will be Tuesday.

SPELLING

We are ALL done with spelling for the year! Enjoy!

Classwork/Homework:

Monday: Third Grade: Math Fact Practice 88B and Homework 88B

Fourth Grade: Math Lesson 119 evens

Tuesday: Third Grade: English Classroom Practice 40, Math Fact Practice 89B and Homework 89B

Fourth Grade: English Classroom Practice 40, Math Lesson 120 odds

Wednesday: Third Grade: Math Fact Practice 90B

Thursday: Third Grade: English Classroom Practice 41, Science worksheet 34, Social Studies Workbook page 86

Fourth Grade: English Classroom Practice 41, Science worksheet 34, Social Studies Workbook page 86

Friday: Third Grade: English Homework 7 # 1-2

Fourth Grade: English Homework 7 # 1-2