K-2 are required to wear snow pants and boots at recess when there is snow on the ground. Students will be outside for recess as long as the temperature is above 20 degrees. Please make sure they have snow pants, boots, a winter jacket, hat and mittens/gloves at school. Keeping these items in a reusable grocery bag seems to work very well.
We have snack at 10:20 every morning. It is also important for students to have breakfast before school.
Please make sure your child has a healthy snack that will provide lasting energy to enhance their efforts in the classroom.
Students worked hard last week and demonstrated their best reading and math on the i-ready test. Those students who need to finish testing or were absent will finish their testing this Monday.
Our "How to Build A Snowman" books are coming along great! Each students is also beginning a "How To" book. This week we will be finishing up our "how to" book. We will learn to become stronger informational writers by including nonfiction text features in just the right place and writing a conclusion.
We are continuing to research our topics using two nonfiction texts. Students will
A Typical Day
8:45-9:00 Morning Routines
9:00-9:30 Mon., Tues., Thurs. Fri.- Interventions; ST Math, WHT practice
Wednesday- ST Math
9:30-10:15 Writer's Workshop
10:25-11:10 Reader's Workshop
11:10-11:40 Mon., & Fri.- Word Study
Wed. & Thurs.- Typing Agent/Word Study independent practice
11:40-12:30 Recess & Lunch Break
12:30-12:45 Calendar & Shared Reading/Read Aloud
12:45-1:25 Unified Arts
1:30-2:00 Mon.-Computer Lab 1:30-2:15 Tues. -Math Workshop
Tues. & Wed..- ST Math
1:30-1:50 (Thurs. & Fri.)- Handwriting
2:00-2:55 (Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri). Math Workshop
2:55-3:00 Dismissal Routine