Friday, April 14, 2017

NEXT WEEK

Heads up!

Next week we'll be wrapping up a few things and our schedule will be slightly different.
So here's what next week looks like:

Monday: Science test on Lesson 10 vocabulary words 
Tuesday: Starbase
Wednesday: Social Studies test- Chapter 7 test- Colonial regions 
Thursday: PM- Disco Dance Day
Friday: 1/2 day- Heading to VUHS to see Willy Wonka Play

Spirit Week-
Monday - PJ Day
Tuesday - matching 
Wednesday - Crazy Hair Day
Thursday -Disco Day
Friday- Sports Day

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Starbase

Reminder that our field trips to Starbase will be the following dates:
April 4
April 11
April 18
                                          May 1 & 2

**Please plan all appointments accordingly as we will be departing @ 8:15 and not returning until 2:45. **

Rocket Launch: TBA

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Update

Due to the snow day, Mrs. Cadoret's class will also be taking their Social Studies Assessment on Friday, 1/27. We will also be moving our Electronics Day to Monday, January 1/30. 

Friday, January 20, 2017

Announcements

Social Studies- Chapter 4 Assessment 

Cadoret: Thursday, January 26
Racine: Friday, January 27

Class Paw Reward:
Electronics many be brought to school for Mrs. Cadoret's class next Friday, January 27 for our whole class reward. Students will have the opportunity to use chromebooks here at school if they would like instead of bringing their own electronics. 

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Opinion Paper Assignment

Since we have been back from break we have been working on what makes a good opinion paper. We have been reading articles that show both sides of the issue, dissecting parts of a good opinion paper, and are now starting to write our papers. Below are the assignment and due dates.

Opinion Paper Assignment
Length: minimum of 5 paragraphs
Topic: Tablets vs Textbooks in the Classroom
Outline due: Friday, January 20
Rough Draft due: Friday, January 27- turned in on google classroom for feedback
Final Paper due: Friday, February 3- turned in on google classroom for grade

Assignment: Write a paper about your opinion on the topic. The paper should include the following:

  • Introduction with your opinion
  • Body paragraphs- each paragraph should include on reason that supports your opinion and evidence
  • Transitions between ideas
  • Conclusion