The spelling words for this week are: trip, tree, say, said, hop, train, number, stop, stopped, and one.

Science activities: 1. Have your child look up into the night sky and draw a picture of the moon each night for the next week. Before bring this activity to school next Monday, have your child write to tell about how the moons looks and how it changes.

Math: 1. We are working on balancing equations. Show your child 10 math equations like the following: 2 + 5 = ___ + 4 and have them solve for the missing addend.

2.For a fraction review have your child go to: http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/cross_the_river/

Language Arts 1. Have your child write 5 math word problems. They can be addition or subtraction. example: There were 16 ducks in a pond. 14 of the ducks flew away. How many ducks were left? Have them use the words how many were left (subtraction) and how many all together (addition).

2. Have your child make a list of 5 nouns, 5 verbs, and 5 adjectives. After the list is made have them use one word from each list to make 5 sentences (they might be silly).