Week of March 5 – 9, 2018

This week we will have Writing homework again that will be due Thursday.

Spelling words are from Journeys Lesson 13.  Study for test Thursday!

  • 1.
    wiped
  • 2.
    covered
  • 3.
    mapped
  • 4.
    pleasing
  • 5.
    slipped
  • 6.
    putting
  • 7.
    traveled
  • 8.
    seeking
  • 9.
    visiting
  • 10.
    mixed
  • 11.
    shipped
  • 12.
    phoning
  • 13.
    offered
  • 14.
    smelling
  • 15.
    hiking
  • 16.
    checking
  • 17.
    fainted
  • 18.
    landed
  • 19.
    becoming
  • 20.
    wandering

UPCOMING EVENT – SPRING BREAK – MARCH 10-19 – Back to school on March 20 for students

Week of February 26 – March 2, 2018

Wednesday – EARLY RELEASE at 12:00 for staff training

Thursday – Writing Benchmark 

Upcoming – STAAR Writing Test on April 10.  

NO Writing homework and NO Spelling Test this week!

Week of February 19 – 23, 2018

SCHOOL HOLIDAY MONDAY!  Enjoy your long weekend!

I sent writing homework home today to give ample time to complete and turn in next Thursday.  It’s titled Kids CAN Make a Difference.

Spelling list is from Journeys Lesson 19.  Each word contains a suffix.  Study for test Thursday!

  • 1.
    colorful
  • 2.
    weakness
  • 3.
    movement
  • 4.
    endless
  • 5.
    truthful
  • 6.
    illness
  • 7.
    cheerful
  • 8.
    useless
  • 9.
    beautiful
  • 10.
    restless
  • 11.
    clumsiness
  • 12.
    pavement
  • 13.
    peaceful
  • 14.
    fondness
  • 15.
    neatness
  • 16.
    speechless
  • 17.
    statement
  • 18.
    wasteful
  • 19.
    penniless
  • 20.
    treatment

Week of February 12 – 16, 2018

Wednesday is Valentine’s Day – Bring your Valentines and boxes to school by Tuesday if possible.  A pink note was sent home a week ago with details and classmates’ names.  

The spelling list is from Journeys Lesson 18 and contains words with prefixes.  Study for Test Thursday!

1. discolor 2. dislike 3. disorder 4. displease 5. distrust 6. rebuild 7. recall 8. redo 9. refresh 10. replace 11. restart 12. rewind 13. uncover 14. uneven 15. unload 16. unpaid 17. unplanned 18. untidy 19. untrue 20. unused

Writing homework will be sent home Monday to be returned Thursday.  Fourth graders were great this week turning in homework!  Keep up the super job!

Week of February 5-9, 2018

There are only 10 spelling words this week to study for the test Thursday.  They contain other spellings for the “sh” sound.

comprehension, vision, erosion, physician, musician, magician, question, motion, transition, and formation

Due to the colds and flu season, we are running out of tissues and antibacterial wipes.  If you are able, please send with your child to replenish our supply.  Thank you in advance!

Homework – Ruby Bridges is due Thursday

Weekof January 29 – February 2, 2018

Great job on homework last week!  Watch for homework to be sent home on Monday and return by Thursday again.

Spelling words are all contractions.  Study for test Thursday!

  • 1.
    there’s
  • 2.
    weren’t
  • 3.
    I’m
  • 4.
    hadn’t
  • 5.
    hasn’t
  • 6.
    we’d
  • 7.
    who’s
  • 8.
    you’re
  • 9.
    you’ll
  • 10.
    I’ll
  • 11.
    they’re
  • 12.
    she’s
  • 13.
    wouldn’t
  • 14.
    doesn’t
  • 15.
    he’d
  • 16.
    I’d
  • 17.
    it’ll
  • 18.
    couldn’t
  • 19.
    they’d
  • 20.
    we’re
  • 21.
    won’t
  • 22.
    didn’t
  • 23.
    I’ve
  • 24.
    let’s
  • 25.
    can’t

Week of January 22-26, 2018

NO EARLY RELEASE WEDNESDAY-full day of school

To prepare for our STAAR Writing test we are sending a homework paper on Monday to be turned in by Thursday.  We ask that a parent please sign this paper prior to returning to school.  As always, we appreciate your support of your child’s education.

Spelling Test is Thursday over January No Excuse words:

  • 1.
    about
  • 2.
    no
  • 3.
    know
  • 4.
    except
  • 5.
    myself
  • 6.
    new
  • 7.
    knew
  • 8.
    then
  • 9.
    can’t
  • 10.
    what
  • 11.
    usually
  • 12.
    are
  • 13.
    our
  • 14.
    don’t
  • 15.
    right
  • 16.
    write
  • 17.
    everything
  • 18.
    everyone
  • 19.
    everybody
  • 20.
    won’t

Week of January 8 – 12, 2018

Report Cards will be sent home this week with graded paper envelope.

On Tuesday and Thursday students will have math and reading benchmark tests.  Students may bring a water bottle and a healthy snack each day.

SCHOOL HOLIDAY – MONDAY, JANUARY 15

The spelling words are from Lesson 27 and the test will be next week on Wednesday, January 17.

  • 1.
    title
  • 2.
    towel
  • 3.
    battle
  • 4.
    pedal
  • 5.
    metal
  • 6.
    simple
  • 7.
    eagle
  • 8.
    special
  • 9.
    total
  • 10.
    trouble
  • 11.
    nickel
  • 12.
    gentle
  • 13.
    barrel
  • 14.
    model
  • 15.
    tangle
  • 16.
    ankle
  • 17.
    marvel
  • 18.
    juggle
  • 19.
    squirrel
  • 20.
    riddle

SCHOOL CLOSING THURSDAY AND FRIDAY

Thursday, December 14th, and Friday, December 15th, ALL White Oak ISD campuses will be CLOSED due to sickness. This decision was made in the best interest of all students, faculty, and staff.

There will be NO outside activities (i.e. no practices, no Boys and Girls Club, etc.).

The Second Grade Christmas performance has been rescheduled for Tuesday, December 19th, at 8:45 a.m. Second Grade parents are invited to attend.

Next week’s schedule WILL remain the same.

Monday is a full day.  Tuesday and Wednesday are early release at 12:15.  Christmas party is Wednesday from 9:00 – 10:00.

Updated News and Notes

Monday – Christmas Hat Day

Wednesday – Wear your PJs

Thursday – Dress as a Whoville character.  Wear a Grinch shirt or dress in red or green.

DECEMBER 20 – Wednesday – CHRISTMAS PARTY – 9:00 – 10:00 – Parents may take students home following the party.