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Weekly News 


  

 

**May 14-18**

 

 



  

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**Thank you all so much for the many cards and gifts last week.  Words can't express my appreciation for your kindness and generosity.  It truly was a special week!! 

 

**Science State Test...Monday, May 14

**USA Food Festival...Wednesday, May 16

**5th Grade Cookout...Friday, May 18 (hats, sunglasses, and sunscreen are recommended)

 

**May 18.....Promotion Practice/5th Grade Cookout (Cookout begins at 11:00.)

**May 21....Promotion(Our pod is at 9:00 in the Activity Room.)

**May 22...DCHS Senior Walk

**May 23...Student's Last Day

 

 

 

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Monday...Science State Test

Tuesday...none

Wednesday...none

Thursday...none

Friday...none

 

 


 

This week, we are studying…

 

Reading... 

 

 

Read Alouds:

Where the Red Fern Grows

Comprehension Focus:

 

Social Development Focus: 

*work responsibly during group work

*develop the skill of giving reasons for their opinions

*include everyone in and contribute to the group work

 

(Materials Needed: Reading Journals, Response Folders, Question Cards)

 


 

Writing... 

Writing Focus:

Letter Writing

Social Development Focus:

*Building a writing community 

 

(Materials needed:  Journal, thesaurus, dictionary, graphic organizers)


 


 Vocabulary....

 

 

 


 Grammar... 

 

 

  *Mountain Language (spiral review)

Week 18

 


 

 

 

***All objectives and test dates are subject to change.