Crossroads Charter Academy Big Rapids, MI May 4, 2012 Mrs. Nawrot’s Classroom News Class Info This Week’s AcademicsSpelling – Next week we will be adding AR Reading – Students should be at 50% ofsuffixes to make words plural. Students will their new AR goals.be looking at the rules of suffixes and May Character Trait- Our trait is Wonder.practicing with them. PTO Cougar Carnival- Join us tonight, MayReading- 4th, from 6-8pm for the Cougar Carnival.We finished reading Bridge to Terabithia this Tickets will be 4/$1 tonight at the Carnival.week. Next week we will just focus onGuided Reading groups. Midterm for this Marking Period- Today marks our midterm for this final markingWriting- period. Students will be receiving progressWe have begun to wrap up our Michigan reports next week.report. Most students have begun theirpresentations in either Power point or on a Scholastic Book Fair – Our class will beposter board. Students will begin presenting shopping at the book fair on Monday andtheir topic to the class on May 14th. Wednesday next week. This book fair is a buy 1 get 1 free book fair!Math-We will be working on Perimeter and Area. Conferences- Please see the back of the newsletter for a master conferenceSocial Studies-We will be wrapping up Social schedule. If you need to change yourStudies on Monday. Students will go to conference time just let me know! Science on Wednesday. Field Trip Forms – Forms will be sent home on Monday. Special Notes Upcoming Events Michigan WeekOur 4 grade will be celebrating Michigan thWeek from May 14-18. We will have fun May 4 – Cougar Carnivalactivities each day, ending with a lumberjack May 4 – Midterm of 4th Marking Periodbreakfast on May 18. Please return the Peach May 7-10 – Parent & Teacher Conference Week May 7-10 – Book FairLumberjack Breakfast Sign-Up sheet so we May 9 – Lumberjack Breakfast Form Dueknow what will be provided and can begin to May 11 – No Schoolfinalize our plans. I sent home a 3 page May 14-May 18 – Michigan Weekpacket explaining Michigan Week on May 16 – Field trip to Ludington State ParkThursday.