Social studies lessons will focus on the burning of the White House during the War of 1812, writing the rough draft and final copies of our "causes of WWII" essays, and environmental issues facing Latin America. Our novel studies will continue with a focus on onomatopoeia. Please be sure to complete your lesson follow-up work in a timely manner.
As always, you will have your weekly NewsELA current event and quill.org activities to complete. Your weekly vocabulary quiz will take place on Tuesday. Click HERE to see your word list that you received last week. This is a review week for your word study quiz! Please study the following words you've had in previous lists. There is no need to sort them into groups.
Friday is our classroom potluck lunch! I'm looking forward to celebrating this season of thanks by sharing some good food! Here's your invite:
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Finally, the school board has given notice that we will NOT need to make up the hurricane day as originally planned. This means Friday, November 16th is the last day of school before Thanksgiving break. Break will take place from November 19-23. Students will return to school Monday, November 26.
Have a wonderful weekend!