Team Palmer Newsletter
Unit 6 Week 4
Topic 15
Week of 4/13/15 - 4/17/15

Reading Unit 6 Week 4: Our story this week is “Cowboys”.

Amazing words – climate, drover, legend, livestock, lariat, rawhide,

buckaroo, occupation

Vocabulary – campfire, galloped, trails, cattle, herd, cowboy, railroad

Comprehension Skills – Sequence Text Structure

***We will take the U6W4 Test on Friday.

Spelling Words kindness careless goodness machine useless

fearless darkness wash sadness sickness

helpless campfire thankless fitness weakness

cattle herd cowboy galloped trails

***We will take the U6W4 Spelling Test on Thursday.

Math Topic 15: Measurement

English We’ll learn when to use commas.

***We will take the U6W4 grammar test on Friday.

Science PLTW: Project Lead the Way - Matter

Important Dates:

April 13, 2015: Progress reports go home

April 14, 2015: PTA Talent Show

April 15, 2015: Fun Run Pep Rally

April 20, 2015: STAR Testing

April 23, 2015: Take your child to work day

April 27, 2015: Fun Run Pep Rally

April 29, 2015: Spring Fun Run

May 1, 2015: Field Trip to Burritt Museum

Please encourage your child to keep reading. AR goals are due May 7th.