Team Palmer Weekly Newsletter
1-20-15  -  1-23-15

Reading Unit 4 Week 4

Story: The Night the Moon Fell”.

Amazing words – adjust, unexpected, tease, accent, landmark, quiver, foreign, forlorn

Vocabulary – balance, tattle, whisper, canyons, slivers, coral, sway

Comprehension Skill – *Plot and Theme *Visualize

Spelling Words:  

downstairs

football

cowboy

houseboat

railroad

rainbow

boyhood

oatmeal

soybean

roadway

outplay

daydream

none

hour

balance

rattle

whisper

slivers

coral

sway

Math

Topic 9 Test on Thursday – Then we’ll begin Topic 10 Place Value to 1,000

English

Introduce adverbs that tell when and where

Science Chapter 7: Weather

Lesson 3: How can you measure weather?

Lesson 4: How does weather change?

Important Dates:

January 19 – No School – Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

January 30- Family Fun Night 6:30pm

January 20-23- No Place for Hate Week

Tues.- Too COOL for Bullies (wear blue)

Wed. -Peace Day (wear 70’s style clothing)

Thurs.- Put a Lid on Hate (wear a hat)

Fri.- Sock it to Bullying (wear crazy socks)

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