4-1 with Mrs. Schweers

Week of March 25th

*Please note all plans are subject to change*

This is what we will be working on this week:


Religion:    Students have been working in groups of a stations of the cross project along with creating a triptych of Holy Week.  They will be presenting them to the class this week.  

 
ELA: This week we will continue working in the ELA ready books.  We will focus on comprehension and writing. We will continue to read and discuss Holes.  

Math
:      We will continue Chapter 7, addition and subtraction of fractions this week.   We will also be working on NYS math test preparation.

Science: 
  We will continue Unit 7 lesson 1, Rocks and Fossils.  We will be looking at the patterns of fossils and how they changed the landscape over time.  

Social Studies:   We will continue lesson 3, Life in New Netherland.  We will read about the geographic and economic growth of New Netherland.  

********There is no extra help this week*****

Extra Help will be on Friday mornings at 8:15.  Please let me know if your child will be attending by either sending a note or an email.

Please make sure to check your child's planner and sign it each night.  

Children that attend band lessons and enrichment are responsible for all missed work.

Students should have a book to read with them at all times.   If you have any books at home that you would like to donate to our class library, we would greatly appreciate it.  

Students should be reading at least 20 minutes daily.  Please make sure your child is reading on a daily basis.  Also, encourage your child to complete and hand in a reading log.  

Please be sure to send a note if there is a change in your child's usual dismissal.

Looking ahead:
3/25 - Class Mass, Reconciliation and Saint of the Month due
3/28 - Early Dismissal, Report Card Conferences, Book Fair & Scientist of the Month Due
3/29 - Early Dismissal, Report Card Conferences, Book Fair & Current Event Due
4/3 - Early Dismissal
4/4 - NYS ELA  Test (computer based)
4/5 - NYS ELA Test  (computer based)

Special Schedule

MONDAY: Gym

TUESDAY: Art

WEDNESDAY: Library

THURSDAY: Computer and Gym

FRIDAY: Music

      **** Lunch & Recess:  11:34-12:14******


Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns.  My email address is aschweers@stchris-school.org


"Actions speak louder than words.  Let your words teach and your actions speak." -- St. Anthony of Padua