Weekly News- September 13

This week we are working on:
Science- We are studying scientific investigation- Students will be bringing home a study packet for the quiz on Friday.
Math- We are currently reviewing place value and multiplication facts.  We will be introducing millions and then rounding, comparing, and identifying place value.  Please be sure your child knows their multiplication facts.
Social Studies- Students will be participating in social studies lessons with Mrs. Tavenner for two week cycles beginning September 27.
Reading- We are starting with clarifying and using context clues while reading.
Other information:
  • Please be sure you have returned all forms, emergency cards, and paperwork.
  • Fall fundraiser packets were sent home with your child on Friday.  Remember this is optional but does benefit the school.
  • Tomorrow is the first Skate-A-Way party for Swift Creek.  Stay tuned for information coming home tomorrow.
  • Green folders will be coming home on Thursdays with graded papers, weekly progress sheets, and any other important information.


In science we are working on scientific investigation which involves a few simple science experiment.  If you are able to send in supplies, please let me know.  Items will be needing:

-various packages of gum- it can be any gum, any flavor.  We will be doing a flavor test to see which gum's flavor lasts the longest.

-Hershey kisses (2 bags)