Weekly Newsletter for 5/16/14

Dear Room 4 Families,

The Mandarin Program Spring Showcase is tonight! Please meet in Room 4 at 5:30. We will start heading out to the cafeteria at 5:45. If you are late, please join our class for the group song on the sides of the risers.

English Language Arts

Working on:  vowel consonant e syllables, problem/solution, multiple meaning words, text features, expository writing.

Next Week’s Spelling Words: https://graceyou.com/2nd-6-5-pushing-up-the-sky/

Math

Our class is currently on Topic 19 – Multiplication Facts and we will be taking our test next week. Please continue working with your child on reviewing skills such as regrouping, telling time, and fractions.

Chinese
Current Textbook Lessons: Shuang Shuang 3.6, Better Chinese Lesson 22
Things we did:

  • Learned about prices and buying things in Chinese
  • Wrote our own poem about our favorite season
  • Learned about the seasons and the weather
  • Practiced for the Mandarin Showcase
  • Practiced new grammar patterns using our vocabulary words
  • Learned how to write our dictation words in stroke order
  • Practiced our dictation words, different variations of reading aloud, writing, singing songs, searching for our vocabulary words in our text.

Next Week’s Dictation Words: https://graceyou.com/dictation-week-33-34/  (The next 2 weeks are on the same page)

Lingt: http://lingtlanguage.com/takeassignment/1748240028194664/

Etcetera

Room 4 could use some:

  • Reams of white copy paper
  • Gallon and snack sized Ziploc bags
  • Baby wipes/scrubby wipes (Kirkland brand preferred)
  • Boxes of tissues
  • Band-aids
  • Children’s safety scissors
  • Any new or gently used items to be given away as prizes for our raffle

Have a great weekend!

-Ms. You

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