Mrs. Blanton

Welcome to Mrs. Blanton's Classroom!

Andrea Blanton
610-983-4080 ext. 121
fax: 610-983-4096

andrea.blanton@rak12.org

Mrs. Blanton

 


General Classroom Announcements:
Please check this page weekly for updates on homework and other information about what is happening in our class.  Refer to the www.rak12.org calendar for general information about school-wide events.


Important Dates


November:

11/22-11/24: School Closed Thanksgiving Break
11/28: $1 Dress Down Day & Library
11/29: Trimester 1 Awards Assemblies


Upcoming Learning:
ELA
Homework this week
None! Tops and Bottoms packet will go home 11/27

Current Reading Focus


Thanksgiving Stories/ Articles/ Passages- Spending some time reading about the history of Thanksgiving, as well as fun fiction books about the holidays.

Current Writing/Grammar Focus: 
Turkey Troubles-Writing stories with our own creative ways that the turkey can avoid being eaten for Thanksgiving Dinner

Spelling Words 3.2.4 

Upcoming Tests/Quizzes
Spelling Test: Friday 12/1
Conventions Test: Thursday 11/30
Comprehension and Vocabulary Test Friday 12/1


Math
Homework this week:
M: none
T: study math facts
W: no school
Th: no school
F: no school
Current area of focus: 
Topic 5 Building Fluency with multiplication and division facts. Testing Monday, practicing multiplication and division through fall activities on Tuesday before we start Topic 6 on Monday 11/27.

Upcoming Tests/Quizzes:
Topic 5 Test Monday 11/20
 Social Studies
Homework this week:
none
Current Area of Focus:
Science
Upcoming Tests/Quizzes:


Science
Homework this week: 
none
Current Area of Focus: 
Chapter 3: Plants We will cover Lessons 1 & 2 this week after which we will be able to answer the questions "How can you classify plants," and "How do plants use leaves to make food?"
Upcoming Tests/Quizzes
Lesson 3 open book quiz Tuesday 11/28
Chapter 3 test on or around 12/8.





 Current Topic: 2: Multiplication Facts - Using Patterns
This week's focus: 2s, 5s, and 9s facts

 Currently on 
Social Studies

 ​Current Topic: 2: Multiplication Facts - Using Patterns
This week's focus: 2s, 5s, and 9s facts

 ​Currently on 
Social Studies