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Week of May 1, 2017

 

 

Ray School Walk-a-thon – We will be holding our walk-a-thon on Friday, May 19th.  We are raising money to fund recess monitors, as well as a filtered water bottle filling fountain.  All students will participate in the walk-a-thon regardless of whether they participate in fundraising, we hope as many students and families as possible will create fundraising pages.  You may use the website  http://rayschool.dojiggy.com to create your fundraising page.  

 

Math – This week students will begin working in Unit 8 which focuses on geometric shapes, and introduces multiplication.  Students can also continue their individualized math lessons on mobymax.com from home.  If you have difficulty logging in from home, please let me know.

 

Language Arts – This week, we will continue reading  The City of Ember by Jeanne Duprau.  We will also read “The Goat in the Rug” in our Journey’s books.  This week’s vocabulary words are:  yarn, strands, spinning, dye, weave, sharpening, duplicated, and delicious.  We will take a reading and vocabulary test on our Journey’s story this Friday.    

 

Social Studies – We will continue with our Passport series this week, with a presentation on the Bahamas.  All parents are invited to come in and share pictures and stories about countries they have visited or lived in.  Please email me at mmwebb@cps.edu to schedule a time when you can come in and present.  

 

Science – This week, we will continue with our unit on insects.  This week we will learn about the parts of insects, and what makes insects different from other bugs.    

 

If you have any questions, please e-mail me at mmwebb@cps.edu or call me at 773-535-0970.

For your convenience the homework chart for the week is below.

 

Sincerely,

Ms. Webb

Homework chart for the week:

 

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Math and Comprehension Homework sheet #111
Place Value and Phonics
Homework sheet #112

Measurement and Comprehension

Homework sheet #113

Problem solving and Grammar

Homework sheet #114

Money and writing

None
Vocabulary: Write a story about anything you want, or using as many vocabulary words as possible.
Reading Comprehension Sheet Read this week’s Reading Comprehension sheet. Re-read this week’s Reading Comprehension sheet. Re-read this week’s Reading Comprehension sheet. Answer all of the questions on this week’s sheet, and turn it in tomorrow.
Reading Read for a minimum of 30 minutes Read for a minimum of 30 minutes Read for a minimum of 30 minutes Read for a minimum of 30 minutes Read for a minimum of 30 minutes

 

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