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Archive for December 2006

Greetings from Seattle, Washington!

December 29, 2006

Hi Class, It’s been quite awhile since I’ve even had a chance to get near a computer!  My husband and I are in Seattle visiting our daughter, Katie. We have been out here since Sunday and will be returning home again this Sunday.  We have seen some great sites such as the Boeing Plant in […]

Check out our Classwork page

December 18, 2006

Our Classwork page has been updated and now you can easily see all of your posts.  You can also sort the posts by topics such as Thanksgiving Twists, Nick letters and Santa letters.  What should our new topic be????

Spelling Words for the week of Dec. 18

December 18, 2006

This week’s words are words that are misspelled often in our writing in our classwork and also on our blog. always wrapped Christmas reindeer disappointed carefully reasons are supposed route their they’re there holiday our

Spelling Words for week of Dec. 11

December 12, 2006

wood brook tool put wool push full roof group prove stood stool hook smooth shoot bush fool pull soup move Many of you did great on the pretest. Now it’s your chance to select some words that challenge you and that you will use in your writing. Please make sure that you choose your extra […]

I missed you!

December 11, 2006

Hi kids! I had a wonderful experience at my conference, and now I am excited to come back to class. I missed you! We have only a couple of weeks left before Christmas break, and we will have lots of fun together. This week we get to watch the dress rehearsal for “The Nutcracker” by […]

Super Sentence Expansion

December 11, 2006

Rewrite the following sentence to make it more interesting. Remember to: 1) Substitute new words for nouns and/or verbs 2) Add describing words – adjectives – to tell what kind or how many 3) Add prepositional phrases – adverbs of time and place – to tell where and/or when The boy wrapped a gift. Post […]

Spelling Words for Week of 12-4

December 4, 2006

Frequently Misspelled Words a lot other another anyone every someone myself family friend people again anything anyway everyone first beautiful clothes cousin everybody weird Now after you learn them, work hard to spell these words correctly in your every day writing!

Christmas

December 4, 2006

December is here, and it’s time to think about about Christmas. What are your hopes and dreams this Christmas?