Monthly Archives: February 2018

Feb 26-March 2

Teacher’s Corner

The colors of the month are Red and Pink.  Please encourage students to wear Red or Pink on Wednesdays in February.

We are doing an activity with M&Ms this week (Friday). If you would like to send in individual bags (snack size) of M&Ms for the students, please let me know.

Subject Breakdown

Reading- 3.5/3.6 Comparing Fiction and Nonfiction
Writing- 3.10 Sentence Types/ Handwriting
Math- 3.3 Add/Subtract Fractions
Social Studies- 3.10 Government
Science- 3.11 Energy

Graded Assignments/Testing

Tuesday-12s Multiplication Quiz
Wednesday- Government/Diversity Test (cumulative)
Thursday- Fractions Test Thursday
Friday- Reading Midpoint (Test)

Benchmarks

March 22 and 23- Reading Benchmark
March 28- Math Benchmark

Feb 19-23, 2018

Teacher’s Corner

The colors of the month are Red and Pink.  Please encourage students to wear Red or Pink on Wednesdays in February.

Report Cards will go home with students on Monday, February 19th. Parent conferences will be held between Thursday, February 15th and Friday, February 23rd before and after school and during resource times.  Please contact me if you would like a conference.

The Big Blast Party from our fall fundraiser will take place on Monday, February 19th from 2:00-2:50.

Student Recognition Assemblies for the 2nd nine weeks grading period will take place on Tuesday, February 20th at 9:50 a.m. for grades K-2 and 10:30 a.m. for grades 3-5.

Subject Breakdown

Reading- 3.5h Theme/Plot
Writing- 3.10i Articles A/An/The
Math- 3.3 Compare Fractions, Add/Subtract Fractions
Social Studies- 3.10 Government
Science- 3.11 Energy

Graded Assignments/Testing

Tuesday-9s Multiplication Quiz
Thursday- Name/Model/Compare Fraction Quiz
Friday- Weekly Reading Packet will count as a Quiz grade

Benchmarks

No testing dates given for 3rd nine weeks yet.

Feb 12-16. 2018

Teacher’s Corner

The colors of the month are Red and Pink.  Please encourage students to wear Red or Pink on Wednesdays in February.

Report Cards will go home with students on Friday, February 16th. Parent conferences will be held between Thursday, February 15th and Friday, February 23rd before and after school and during resource times.  Please contact me if you would like a conference.

The Big Blast Parties from our fall fundraiser will take place on Monday, February 19th. Times for designated grade levels will be determined.

Student Recognition Assemblies for the 2nd nine weeks grading period will take place on Tuesday, February 20th at 9:50 a.m. for grades K-2 and 10:30 a.m. for grades 3-5.

Subject Breakdown

Reading- 3.6i Compare and Contrast Autobiographies/Biographies
Writing- 3.10h Contractions and Possessives (using apostrophes)
Math- 3.3 Name and Model Fractions
Social Studies- 3.10 Government
Science- 3.10 Interdependency

Graded Assignments/Testing

Tuesday-8s Multiplication Quiz
Tuesday- Interdependency Quiz
Thursday- Government Quiz
Friday- Interdependency Test

Benchmarks

No testing dates given for 3rd nine weeks yet.

Feb 5-9, 2018

Teacher’s Corner

The colors of the month and Red/Pink.  Please encourage students to wear Red or Pink on Wednesdays in February.

Report Cards will go home with students on Friday, February 16th. Parent conferences will be held between Thursday, February 15th and Friday, February 23rd before and after school and during resource times.  Please contact me if you would like a conference.

Starting Monday, February 5th, 10 minutes will be added to our instructional day. Students will be dismissed at 4:00 p.m.

There will be a performance by the JFKMS Band, Strings and Choir on Monday, February 12th for students in grades 3-5. The assembly will start at 10:00 a.m.

The Big Blast Parties from our fall fundraiser will take place on Monday, February 19th. Times for designated grade levels will be determined.

Student Recognition Assemblies for the 2nd nine weeks grading period will take place on Tuesday, February 20th at 9:50 a.m. for grades K-2 and 10:30 a.m. for grades 3-5.

Subject Breakdown

Reading- 3.5d Compare and Contrast
Writing- 3.10b Transitions
Math- 3.9 Time (Elapsed Time)
Social Studies- 3.10 Government
Science- 3.10 Interdependency

Graded Assignments/Testing

Tuesday-7s Multiplication Quiz
Friday- Telling time/Equivalent Periods/Elapsed Time Test

Benchmarks

MAP Test Reading Wednesday, Feb. 7th