Conference Week

Hi Parents,

This week is Conference week and we are looking forward to meeting with each of you! Specials are 8:00-8:30, lunch will be at 10:08, and  dismissal will start at 12:20.  Fall Festival is this Friday. We hope to see you there!

Here is a Peek at the Week: 

Math- Multiples, Factors, Prime & Composite

Reading-Poetry and Figurative Language

Writing- “Spooky Writing”

Grammar- Capitalization

Social Studies- Battles of the American Revolution and Timeline activity

 

Upcoming quizzes:

Capitalization Rules

We will not have a vocab quiz, math, or American Revolution quiz this week. Students will complete an in class timeline activity in place of a social studies quiz.

 

 

Have a great week!

Ms. Miller & Mrs. Bunn

Week of October 8th

Foundation Capital Campaign
The Foundation is one week into its Capital Campaign. Have you donated yet? They are requesting a minimum, tax-deductible donation of $75 per student. This year they have new classroom incentives based on donor participation. One of them is the first classroom to achieve 100% participation will be the first class to play on the new turf field being funded by the Foundation. Note that all donations received from May 1, 2018 through Oct. 12, 2018 are included in these incentives. Please visit their website to donate today and for more information about their incentive levels at www.eastsideelementaryfoundation.org

Thank you!

Here is a peek at the week, upcoming quizzes, and updates:

Peek at the Week:

Math: Time and Elapsed Time

Reading: Finishing up our Tiger Rising unit

Writing:  Journal entry during the American Revolution

Grammar: Capitalization rules

Social Studies: Battles and Declaration of Independence

 

Upcoming Quizzes:

Telling Time and Elapsed Time quiz will be on Friday.

No vocab this week

 

Updates: 

  • Please send in the Conference confirmation form if you have not already done so. This was sent home on Friday.
  • Early Release is this Thursday, the 11th.

Have a great week!

Ms. Miller & Mrs. Bunn

Updates!

Hey everyone! This is just a reminder to wear your class shirt for the field trip tomorrow. The Youth Museum will be a great review for our quiz this Friday.

Causes of the American Revolution study guide is due tomorrow. Students should have filled in a brief description for each event/person using their journals. We uploaded the Causes of the American Revolution power point under the Social Studies Resources tab. This will be very helpful as well!

Conference forms will be sent home in their Friday folders. This form is confirming your conference date. Please sign and return as soon as you can!

Please let us know if you have any questions!

Ms. Miller & Mrs. Bunn

Welcome Back!

Hey everyone!

We hope everyone has had a wonderful Fall break! We hope everyone has signed up for a Fall Conference. If you need the sign up link again, please email us. Here are a few updates and a peek at the week:

Updates:

We are going to the Youth Museum on Wednesday, October 3rd from 9:00-12:00. We will eat lunch once we return from the Youth Museum. Please remember to wear your class shirt on Wednesday.

Peek at the Week:

Math: Perimeter

Reading: The Tiger Rising  (No Vocab this Week)

Writing: Revolutionary War Diary Entry

Grammar: Capitalization Rules and Practice

Social Studies: Causes of the American Revolution Timeline activity and review

Upcoming Quizzes:

Perimeter quiz will be on Friday.

Causes of the American Revolution quiz will be on Friday. (A study guide was sent home last Friday)

 

Enjoy your last few days!

Ms.  Miller & Mrs. Bunn

 

Conference Schedules and Youth Museum

Conference scheduling starts today. We have sent out an email regarding Fall  Conferences to those students who have siblings. We will send an email to the rest of the class on Thursday, the 20th. Please let us know if you do not receive an email.

Youth Museum permission forms were sent home today along with an envelope. Please send those forms in as soon as you can. We are scheduled for October 3rd.

Thank you!

Ms. Miller & Mrs. Bunn

Week of September 17th

Hey everyone! Here are some updates/reminders as well as a Peek at the Week:

Reminders/Updates:

  • T shirt forms were sent home on Friday. Please send in as soon as you can.
  • Congratulations to Charlie Mei for being elected as our class’s Student Council Representative. First meeting is this Wednesday, the 19th.
  • Our first Adventure’s in Art is this Wednesday, the 19th.

Peek at the Week:

Math- Subtraction across 0’s

Reading- The Tiger Rising- Focus on Character Change

Vocab- Prefix -ab

Writing- “What do I Treasure Most?” Drafting, editing/revising, and final drafts

Grammar- Types of Sentences and how to punctuate each

Social Studies- The Causes of the American Revolution. A study guide will be sent home on Friday, the 21st. Quiz will be after Fall Break.

Upcoming Quizzes: 

Subtraction across 0’s is this Friday.

Vocab quiz will be this Friday as well as a comprehension quiz.

 

Enjoy the rest of your Sunday!

Ms. Miller & Mrs. Bunn

Week of September 10th

Congratulations to all of our Student Council Nominees! Please bring the permission form back by Friday if your child is interested in being our class’s student council representative. All speeches, posters, etc. are due by this Friday, the 14th. Students will share why they would make a great student council representative!

Progress Reports were sent home on Friday. Please sign and return as soon as you can. Also, please send in your performing arts form if you have not done so.

Peek at the Week:

Math- Subtracting Multi-digit numbers

Reading- The Tiger Rising and reading responses

Vocab Focus will be the prefix -pro.

Writing- “What do I Treasure Most?”

Grammar- Types of sentences and punctuation

Social Studies- Review of the 13 colonies and starting our unit on the American Revolution

Upcoming Quizzes-

Math- Subtracting Multi-digit numbers on Friday.

Vocab quiz will be on Friday.

Week of September 4th

We hope everyone enjoyed the long weekend! Here are some updates and a peek at the week:

Updates:

  • East Side is a Cobb County STEM certified school! We had a lot of fun researching, planning, and designing a model of the Solar System.
  • Progress Reports will be sent home this Friday, the 7th. Please sign and return as soon as you can.
  • Information about Student Council will be sent home this week.

Peek at the Week:
Math: Adding and Subtracting Multi-digit numbers
Reading: The Tiger Rising and reading responses
Writing: “What Do I Treasure Most?”
Grammar: Types of Sentences and Punctuation
Science: Planets

Upcoming Quizzes:
Adding and Estimating Quiz is this Thursday, the 6th.
We will have a quiz over the planets this Friday.

Have a great week!
Ms. Miller & Mrs. Bunn