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    Swimming Creatures

    Your child should have the Test for Chapter 1 in his/her notebook.  I recommend taking it before starting the next chapter.  But it’s up to you.  You may also decide if you would like it to be open book or not.  I didn’t realize we had so many with learning disabilities and/or difficulty spelling.  I will try to make the future tests include more multiple choice, or at least have a word bank.  Don’t stress if this one seems too hard for your child.  Please turn in the tests on Friday.  This will keep us moving along at a good pace. Also, begin reading Whales (p. 19-27).  The memory verse…

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    Swimming Creatures

    We had a great class on Friday.  The kids were very well behaved, quite cooperative, and ready to learn.  Encourage them on!  This week’s assignment is listed in the syllabus, which you have in your book, or the link to an online syllabus is listed prior to this post.  Just to make sure we are all on the same week, you should finish reading the first chapter this week.  On Friday, I will review this chapter and send home the test from Lesson 1.  I recommend trying to do the test without the book, but if you see it is too challenging, feel free to make it open book.  I…