Drabicki Dish


Welcome to the Drabicki Dish! Here you will find information on what the students will be learning in class each week, important reminders, and dates to keep in mind.

Important Dates:

Jan. 15: No school- MLK Day

Jan. 19: PTA Movie Night

Jan. 26: Spirit Day- Favorite College Team

Feb. 9: Sweetheart Dance 6-8 PM

Feb. 19: No school- Midwinter Break

Important Reminders:

*Please make sure that your child dresses appropriately for the weather. We will have outside recess if the weather with the windchill is above 15 degrees.


We have started guided reading groups. We will also continue to focus on finding the main idea in nonfiction text. Students will also be learning about characters in our next unit, Analyzing Characters. We have started reading The Tiger Rising and envisioned parts of the story.


After break, we will start the Nonfiction Writing Unit. Students will be working on this unit for their second card marking grades.


Students have started their next unit with Mrs. Schroth, called Energy Transfer.

Social Studies:

Students will learn about the Northeast and Southeast regions next. We have started learning about the NE land and will discuss the NE economy after break.


Spelling (word study):

Click on the link on the side for each list!


We will review for the Unit 4 test on Wednesday, Jan. 10th. The test will be on Jan 11th. There will be no homework over break.

                                         Weeks of Dec. 19-Jan. 8