Weekly News for November 13th

Happy week before Thanksgiving break!  Here is what we will be working on this week: Math:  We are going to finish up multiplication strategies and have a test on Friday.  Please be sure to practice this week! Science:  We will be working on simple machines this week and wrapping up our force and motion unit.  … [Read more…]

Weekly News for November 3rd

Happy Monday!  Here is what we will be learning this week: Math:  We will continue working on multi-digit multiplication strategies and multiplication story problems.  It is very important that your child knows his or her multiplication facts.  In order to practice, please click on the link above.  http://conceptuamath.com is a great way to practice facts! … [Read more…]

Weekly News for October 31st

It’s so hard to believe that we are coming into November this week! Here is what we will be focusing on: Math:  We will continue to use the Area Method or “Box method” to work on two digit times two digit multiplication.  Later in the week I will introduce the Partial Product method to solve … [Read more…]

Weekly News for October 16th

This week we will be on early release schedule.  Students will dismiss 2 hours early each day.  Please be sure to send any transportation changes in writing so that the students will know how they go home each afternoon. Our lunch time will be 10:06-10:36 all week. Here is what we will be learning this … [Read more…]

Weekly News for October 9th

Thank you SO MUCH for making my birthday special!  I loved all of the cards, flowers and fun goodies!  You made my day amazing! Here is what we will be learning this week: Math:  We will be beginning our multiplication and division unit.  We will start Monday by introducing the multiplication properties and taking a … [Read more…]

Weekly News for October 2nd

I hope that everyone had an amazing break! Here is what we are going to be working on this week: Math:  We are going to start working on standard measurement and metric measurement. Science:  We are going to be wrapping up our weather unit.  Our weather test will be this Friday.  A study guide will … [Read more…]

Weekly News for September 18th

Here is what we will be doing this week: Our class will have hearing screenings on Wednesday, September 20th, and vision screenings on Thursday, September 21st. Please make sure that if your student wears glasses that they bring them to school on Thursday. Math:  We will be finishing up perimeter and begin learning units of … [Read more…]

Weekly News for September 13th

I hope that everyone is safe after Tropical Storm Irma.  We will be back to our irregular testing schedule on Wednesday because the third and fifth graders will be taking the Iowa Test of Basic Skills.  This will mean that we have lunch from 12:37-1:07 and enrichment classes from 11:30-11:50. Here is what we will … [Read more…]

Weekly News for September 5th

Starting Wednesday, the first and third graders will be testing so we will start our testing schedule.  Our lunch will be from 12:37-1:07.  Please be sure your child brings a snack since our lunch time is later than usual. Here is what we will be doing this week: Math:  We will be reviewing multi-digit addition … [Read more…]

Weekly News for August 28th

Here are some of the things that we will be learning this week: Math:  We will continue working on multi-digit subtraction using algorithms.  We will also begin working on solving multi-step word problems.  Be sure to practice borrowing! Social Studies:  We will continue learning about the tribes from the different regions of the United States.  … [Read more…]