Our Learning Focus for the Week of October 3rd - 7th
Math: This week we will review place value, addition/subtraction word problems, and money. We will also focus on creating and understanding bar graphs.
Writing: We will continue our unit on Personal Narratives. We will share our first Small Moment published stories, and start our second Small Moment Story.
Phonics: We will continue with our phonics list from before the break.
We will continue to practice the Long E Digraph Syllable Pattern
dream, feel, yield, cream, wheel, field, greedy, increase, relief
Social Studies: We will continue to learn about the Cherokee and Creek Native Americans. We will also focus in on understanding who Sequoyah was and why he is an important figure.
Science: We will do our final review of changes in matter. (solids, liquids, gases) We will explore physical vs. chemical changes.
STEM: We will conclude our 3D Georgia Regions STEM project.
Reading/Language Arts: We will review our reading standards for the first nine weeks, and we will focus on describing text to self connections.
*Wednesday we have our field trip to the Cobb County Fire Safety Village. Please have your child wear their maroon Kind is the New Cool t-shirt and tennis shoes. (If they do not have this shirt that is totally fine.)
*Our James Oglethorpe in-school field trip is Friday October 7th. Please return permission slips ASAP if you haven’t already!
*Please see the information below regarding the upcoming Walk to School day.
International Walk to School Day at Tritt (Wed, Oct. 5th)
We would like to invite you to walk/ bike to school on Wednesday, Oct 5. You can walk/bike with your parents or you can join the Tritt Staff at the following spots:
- Mrs. Keesling & Mrs. Oubs at the Walden Lane entrance of Chimney Springs.
- Mrs. Gentry at the that top of Revere Circle in Chimney Springs (look for the smiley face balloon)
- Mrs. Smarr & Mrs. McFerrin at the Chimney Springs Clubhouse.
- Mr. Theriault & Mr. Guinta at the YMCA.
- Mrs. DeMeester & Mrs. Kappel at the Walden Estates Dr. Cul-de-Sac.
- If you want to ride your bike, meet Mrs. Dean at the YMCA.