Week of 12-4 Overton News

Happy December!!

Language Arts: Students will receive December poems on Monday! December poems are due on December 21st! Students will be given spelling list #10 on Monday. Our spelling test will be Friday, December 8th!!

Reading:  Students are finishing up reading The Wizard of Oz and Peter Pan. One group is reading a new novel called Fudge. This week we are going to focus on main idea with those novels and how to write a summary. Our whole class book this week is The Year of Ms. Agnes. December Book Reports will be due December 22nd.

Math: We have started a new chapter about multiplication patterns, finding unknown factors, the distributive property, strategies with multiples of 10, and multiples of 10 by 1-digit numbers. We will have a mid-chapter checkpoint on Tuesday, 12/5.

Writing: This week we are starting a new unit of writing over informative writing! Students can write about ANYTHING they want to teach someone else. This week we are starting to plan and write our first informational pieces!!

Science: This week we are finishing up the chapter about plants and animals! We will begin reviewing for our test on Wednesday. The test over Unit 4 will be on Monday, December 11th. 

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Important Dates:

12/5- Math chapter 5 mid-chapter checkpoint

12/6- 8 AM Mass

12/8- Spelling Unit 10 Test

12/11-Science Unit 4 Test

12/14- Christmas Program

12/21-Poems Due

12/22-Book Reports Due

12/22- 1 pm dismissal, beginning of Christmas break!


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