We had fun celebrating our poetry writing at our Beatnik Cafe on Thursday. We played smooth jazz and read our poems while having cookies and juice. And we looked groovy in our berets. Some students even sported goatees and mustaches. Cool, man!
This is the last week of assigned homework. I hope students will continue to read, work on writing of all types, solve real-life math problems, and generally continue to learn while on vacation this summer. Next week, I will be sending home some math work that can help prepare students prepare for grade 3 math. This work can be done during the summer. It isn't mandatory.
Also next week, we will celebrate with a Pirate Day on Wednesday, June 14. Look for a notice coming home on Monday, June 5.
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Have a great week!
Monday: Art with Mrs. Owens
Tuesday: Library with Mrs. Mancini
Every Other Wednesday: Guidance with Mrs. Whiting
Thursday: P.E. with Mr. Verge
Friday: Music with Mrs. Facendola
A Typical Day
8:45-9:10 Morning Routines: Announcements & Calendar Math
9:10-10:10 Math Workshop
10:20-11:20 Reader's Workshop - includes Word Study, Language Arts, and Handwriting
11:20-11:45 Word Study, Language Arts, or Handwriting
11:45-12:00 Read Aloud and/or Shared Reading
12:00-12:45 Lunch & Recess
12:45-1:30 Writer's Workshop
2:15-2:45 ST Math
2:45-3:00 Closing Routines
Our final Student of the Month assembly was held on Friday, May 26. Congratulations to Bradley Thompson who received the award for Citizenship! We're proud of you, Bradley!
We will hold a special awards assembly in June for students to receive grade-level academic and character trait recognition.