How's your grit?
During the month of February, Fisk School is nurturing and honoring GRIT, the willingness to persevere.
"I never lose. Either I win or I learn". - Nelson Mandela
We are thrilled to welcome Mrs. Stacy Merriam to our classroom. Mrs. Merriam, the mom of a wonderful former Falcon, is studying to be a teacher. She will be spending time with us two days a week for the remainder of the year. Lucky us!
Homework on Monday through Thursday includes focused practice of the day's math work. Make time to READ something amazing each night - just enjoy! Log-in to ST Math and Typing Agent. Three nights a week for each is the goal.
Tuesday: Physical Education
Friday: Guidance (alternate weeks)
Chorus (each week)
A Typical Day
8:45 - 9:00a.m. - Announcements/Pledge/Mindful Moment
9:00 - 10:00 - Math Workshop
10:00 - 10:15 - snack and a story
10:15 - 11:15 - Writing Workshop
11:15 - 11:55 - Special (art, music, library, phys. ed., guidance)
12:00 - 12:45p.m. - recess and lunch
12:45 - 1:45 - Reading Workshop (and reading support)
2:05-2:20 - assignments and pack-up
2:20 - 3:00 - Science/PLTW or Social Studies
3:00 - Dismissal
February 4 to February 22 - Reading Benchmark/Spelling Inventory
Thursday February 14 - Valentines Day party
Friday February 22 - Student of the Month - Grit
A chilly, wintry day (TBD) - PJ & HOT COCOA DAY