Archive for December, 2011

Drama Club Performs Tuesday, December 20

Drama Club will perform poems and skits for fifth through eighth grade beginning at 2 pm in the cafeteria. All students may enjoy goodies from an After School Bake Sale benefitting Drama Club following the performance.

December 16th Parent Letter

December 16, 2011 Dear Parents, Just a reminder that next week is a short week. Our Winter break will be from December 22 – January 8.  Since next week is a short week we will not have any spelling words, but we will continue to review grammar we have covered throughout the year. We will […]

12/12 spelling words

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Week of December 12, 2011

Parents, remember to send your child to school with his or her library card next Wednesday.  We will be taking our field trip to the library then.  I will send home a permission slip with the details now that we are closer to the date.  I can use a few chaperones, though we are unable […]

Homework Tracking Sheet December 12 – 21

I have prepared lessons and homework for the next two weeks. Tracking Sheet is attached! Homework sheet December 12 -21 2011    

Last Eight Days of School Before Winter Break

Our Winter Break approaches! Though it’s a struggle to stay focused, we continue to make solid gains on all fronts. Mr. Evans was in our classroom on Friday, discussing physical contact between students. He reminded students that school and learning is their “job.” Everything we do is focused on creating the appropriate environment for learning. In […]

12/12 Spelling words

Next week we will be working on words with consonants c, g, and dge. We will be reading Big Bushy Mustache from our Storytown books. This week’s words: Spelling- slice, space, dodge, gem, city, price, huge, cage, nice, fudge Challenge- central, gymnast, fireplace, celebrate, gentle HFW- above, shoes, tough, wash, war, woman, young Robust- wilting, […]

Homework Tracking Sheet through 12/12

Homework sheet December 5 – 12 2011

Week of December 5, 2011

Thanks for our recent Reading Ranger, Maria Meadowcroft.  If you would like to read to the class this week on Tuesday at 12:05, please let me know. Don’t forget our upcoming field trip to the Taos Public Library (and Twirl) on Wednesday, December 21st.  Students need to have a library card in their name and […]