IMG_0038Don’t forget our Dollar Drive for East Alabama Food Bank. You can provide 7 meals for $1 by donating to our Dollar Drive for the East Alabama Food Bank. Please bring all donations to social studies class. Let’s see how many meals we can provide for citizens in East Alabama! The Alabama fans are ahead. Step it up, Auburn fans!

In Mrs. Wilson’s class you have a writing project due on Tuesday. Complete all of the work in your Writing Project Packet. Your final copy should be on the paper provided by Mrs. Wilson. Don’t forget to decorate your project in either Alabama or Auburn colors!

Clip art illustration of a Cartoon Tiger with a Missing ToothThis Week in Reading:

We will take a look back at history through our reading. We will travel back in time to the Lost Colony. Do you know what we will read about? Here is a clue: Croatoan. At the end of the week, I will introduce a new writing project that accompanies our reading.

You will receive a new Learning Log on Monday. It is important that you keep these in your reading folders and bring them to class every day. You will turn these in on Wednesday, October 29th for a homework grade.

All year long we will use clues to determine the meaning of unfamiliar words. One clue we can use is the prefix of the word. A prefix is a letter or group of letters attached to the beginning of a word that partly indicates its meaning. Common prefixes include anti-(against), co- (with), mis-(wrong, bad), and trans-(across).

Here is a cool prefix rap! Check it:

Reading Homework:

Monday – Finish Writing Project and Work in Learning Log; Tuesday – Learning Log; Wednesday – Read for AR Points; Thursday & Friday – Writing Project