Overton News 2-20

Language Arts: Students have received February poems! February poems are due on February 28th! There is no spelling test this week. We are taking a Unit 2 reading quiz on Monday. Students will be given a 2 page story which they are asked comprehension and vocabulary questions about.

Reading:  The current novels are Superfudge, The Borrowers, Number the Stars, and Run, Billy, Run. Ask your student what their new book is! Our whole class book is called Back of the Bus. Book reports will be due on March 1st! 

Math: We are starting a new exciting chapter about FRACTIONS this week!!

Writing: We are spending this week working on our final piece of informational writing for the trimester!

Science: We are finishing the chapter about Changes to the Earth. In this chapter we will learn about land forms, slow changes, quick changes, and erosion! We will be taking a test over Unit 5 on Thursday, February 22nd. Play jeopardy to study! Your student has also taken home a review packet for extra credit due on Thursday!


Social Studies: We are continuing a chapter about budgeting! Get ready for some advice on how to spend, save, and earn money!

Due to illnesses going around, we STILL really could use some hand sanitizers!!! If you’re at the store this weekend and think of us, please send in a bottle with your student!



Important Dates:


2-19: No School; Presidents’ Day

2-22: Stations of the Cross

2-23: Auction T-Shirt Dress Down

2-28: 8am Mass

3-1: End of Trimester; Stations of the Cross

3-2: Auction T-Shirt Dress Down

3-3: School Auction @ 7pm


Here are some pictures from our Valentine’s Day Party!!


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