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December Newsletter


Math- In December our class will be working on multiplication concepts and facts. In chapter 4, students will multiply twos, threes, fours, and fives. Students will use the properties of multiplication. Students will also find missing factors and solve multi-step problems.

Religion- Students will soon begin chapter 6 in their Sadlier Religion Books. In this chapter the children will learn that the church year celebrates Jesus.

Science- In December we will be working on Science chapter 4: Living Things. In this chapter students will learn how to classify animals, how offspring are like their parents, and the life cycles of some animals.

Language Arts- Students will be working on spelling contractions, identifying and defining homophones, writing fictional stories, and drawing conclusions.

December Book Report

Due: Friday, December 155h, 2017

For your 2nd book report, you will be making a book report diorama based on a chapter book on a chapter book of your choice (100+ pages). You will be creating your favorite scene from the book.

Along with your diorama, please include a handwritten piece. Explain why this scene is your favorite. Please include the title of your book, author, setting, main characters, and a brief summary of what the book is about. This should be between a half page to a full page. This can be attached to your diorama. Have fun and happy reading!

*Friday, December 15th – K-6 Movie Field Trip!

*Wednesday, December 20th – Class Christmas Celebration

*Thursday, December 21st- Early Release