Week 7

September 3rd – 6th

Hope everyone had a relaxing Labor Day.

Wolf Canyon Birthday Book Club

If your child’s birthday falls between July-October, be sure to check the backpack for an invitation to join our Wolf Canyon Birthday Book Club so we can celebrate each child at our end-of-quarter assembly. Deadline to return forms/money and choose a new book from the library is this Friday, September 6th.

Cereal Box Project [based on a California place of interest] is due on September 9th.  Students will be sharing out about their findings.  Have some family fun with this project.

Upcoming FIELD TRIP on October 29th to Copley Symphony. We will let you know of the cost as soon as we figure out transportation details.

Conferences will begin September 12th – 19th.

This week in;

Language Arts – New text: Stanley’s Release. We are reading to annotate, identify key events, summarize and draw inferences from key details.

Math – We are continuing to multiply multi-digit numbers and solve multi-step word problems.

Writing – Proofread our narrative story and complete the final copy.

                Mini lessons: What is an opinion essay

                                     Success Criteria for an Opinion Essay

                                     Use of transition words for an opinion essay

Social Studies – Wednesday: Make our salt dough maps of California

Science – Physical Science

Essential Question: How do you make an object move?

Newton’s First Law of Motion

Remember these dates:

September 3rd – APEX Fun Run Rally/Fundraiser begins

September 12th – APEX Fun Run for Grades 4 – 6 at 11am

September 12th – 19th Parent Teacher Conference (Minimum Days)

September 20th – Last Day of School

Secret Word: Kindness