Ms. St. Jacques

 January 2017

Welcome to Ms. St. Jacques’s Page

Reading: We continue to work on our Comprehension, Accuracy, Fluency, and Expanded Vocabulary strategies while reading. We continue to look in depth at the Main Idea. We are wrapping up working on Informational Text, Text Features, Text Structures, and Compare and Contrast.

 

Grammar: We will continue to review nouns, pronouns, prefixes, suffixes, base words, adjectives, and homophones.

 

Math: We are continuing with Multiplication and Division. This includes the Distributive Property, Associative Property, and Commutative Property, too.  Morning work continues to review addition, subtraction, telling time and money skills. Please practice these skills at home, too!

 

Science: We just finished studying Sound. Next, we will be studying the Planets, Moons, and Stars. Finally, we will be looking at Weather.

 

Social: We have been busy completing various activities about the Pilgrims and Puritans. Next, we will be researching important historical figures in Massachusetts as well as the Revolutionary War. 

 

Homework: In addition to the Homework Packets and other assignments that go home, please remember to have your child read for at least 20 minutes nightly. In addition, please have your child continue to practice addition, subtraction, multiplications, and division facts.

 

Birthdays: Haven – 7th

 

Important Dates:

Jan. 5th - PTO meeting 6:30

 Jan. 16th - No School, Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Jan. 19th – Progress Reports

Sincerely,

Cindy St. Jacques

stjacquesc@seekonkschools.org