Team Palmer Newsletter
Week of 1/12/15 - 1/16/15

Reading Unit 4 Week 3

Our story this week is “Soil”.

Amazing words – discovery, underneath, fine, landscape, transform, blizzard, incredible, molten

Vocabulary – grains, seeps, materials, particles, substances, texture

Comprehension Skill – Fact and Opinion, Questioning

Spelling Words:

around     sound     toy     moist     out     flower     noise     coil     gown     howl     royal    

cow     world     push     grains     seeps     materials     particles     texture     substances


Continue Topic 9 Lessons 4-7 (Models to Subtract Two-Digit Numbers, Subtracting Two-Digit Numbers, Subtracting on a number line, Using Addition to Check Subtraction)


We’ll discuss comparative and superlative adjectives.

Social Studies Chapter 4: Celebrating Our Traditions

Lesson 1: Culture Is Our Way of Life

Lesson 2: Cultures in Our Country

Important Dates:

January 12-Report Cards go Home

January 13- Make up Picture Day

The January PTA Meeting has been cancelled and will resume in February.

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