March 22

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Happy Thursday! Bookmobile is this Friday (tomorrow) so make sure your student brings their books to school! We did finish the Land of Stories: The Enchantress Returns and the students did fantastic on their ACR test. I was really surprised because the book was 515 pages long and took us a couple of months. However, the students ACR tests and class discussions showed that the majority of the students comprehended the book better than Wonder! We are starting a new book called A Wrinkle In Time. This one is shorter than the last one and we...

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March 15

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day! We will be having a St. Patrick’s Day party tomorrow. I am very excited to see what the leprechaun has in store for our classroom! Tomorrow is the end of the 3rd quarter, so I will be entering final grades. These will be printed and sent in the mail to you. In social studies, we completed chapter 8 lesson 3 and tomorrow we will do chapter 8 lesson 4. Lesson 3 has been graded, and will be entered into the grade book soon! In the Social studies curriculum there are 12 chapters, so we have 4 more chapters left (12...

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March 8

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Happy Thursday! What a crazy week! Here is an update of what we did yesterday, and will do for today and tomorrow. On Wednesday, we started state testing. We did reading, today we did science, and tomorrow is math. Some day next week we will complete the language arts state test. Yesterday we also did a lesson on science and social studies, the science was not graded because it is a week long science experiment about the weather and the social studies has already been graded and entered into the gradebook. Book mobile is tomorrow and March...

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February 21

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Happy Wednesday! I am going to write you an email with an update for this week and for next week since it is a shortened week next week, plus I get to see you for parent teacher conferences! At parent teacher conferences, I will be showing a report card for the third quarter so far… there are still a couple of weeks left in the quarter so these grades wont be the final grades, but they will give you an idea of where your student is at for the third quarter. Mr. Will is coming in next Tuesday with the drones! I know I have been mentioning...

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February 15

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Happy Thursday, Our Valentines Day was awesome! Thank you so much for the snacks and candy that was brought in. First we exchanged valentines and then they had some time to go through their boxes. After that we had snacks and did some go noodle dancing and went out for an extra recess. It was so nice out and so refreshing to get outside! It was a wonderful party. Unfortunately this week, Mr. Will was unable to get the drones, he should be able to bring these within the next couple of weeks. We are still working hard at our science fair...

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February 8

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Happy Thursday! Some weekly reminders: bookmobile is tomorrow and book orders are due tomorrow. If you want to go online and order books from scholastic book club, my classroom code is R7LNF. This week, Mr. Will came into our classroom and showed our class how to use Sway, this is the office 365 app that we will use to present out science fair projects on February 28. Next week, Mr. Will is going to bring drones into our classroom. He will show the students how to program the drone (kind of like the sphero balls) to make the drones go through...

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February 1

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Good Afternoon, Man, the weeks in January flew by! I can’t believe January is already over. Here are some events coming up in February and early March: February 2 Our class is joining the HS for movie day and Groundhog day. February 4 The Super bowl! (Our class isn’t celebrating this.) February 14 Valentines Day February 19 No school (unless we have a storm makeup day). February 28 Science Fair March 1 Parent teacher conferences March 2 No school (again unless we have a storm makeup day). As you can see, it’s a busy month! Yesterday I...

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January 26

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Happy Friday! We have started reading a new class book called, The Land of Stories: The Enchantress Returns. It is the second book in the series, but it is the type of series that you don’t need to read the books in order to understand them. It is a very long book so we will be working hard on stamina and comprehension. Next Tuesday, Mr. Will will be bringing in Makey Makeys. Here is a short video on what Makey Makeys are. The Science Fair for our classroom will be on February...

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January 18

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Happy Thursday! This week in science, we completed lesson Unit 6 Lesson 1.We started our Unit about natural resources. When we come back next Monday we will conduct a science experiment about conserving natural resources. In social studies we covered Chapter 7 Lessons 1 and 2. We are learning about how America was discovered. We have started our science experiment, thank you for bringing in all of the materials needed for it! Book mobile is tomorrow so remind your student to pack their library books! We finished “Who is Malala Yousafzai?”...

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January 11

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Happy Thursday! In social studies we covered Chapter 5 Lesson 3, Chapter 6 Lessons 1 and 2, and tomorrow we will complete Chapter 6 Lesson 3. After lesson 3, we are into the 4th Unit of our social studies curriculum. There are 6 Units so we are right on track! I created an assessment for each lesson and those have been entered into the grade book. In Science, we completed lessons 3 and 4, which concluded Unit 5. Therefore next week we will begin Unit 6. There are 12 Units in science so we are right on track in science as well! All of those...

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