Weekly News for January 16th

Happy Tuesday!  Here is what we will be learning this week: Math: We will continue to work on equivalent fractions and finding common denominators.  I have assigned several lessons on Conceptua for Fractions.  We will be doing some of the lessons in class, but students who are having a hard time understanding fractions are free … [Read more…]

Weekly News for January 3-12

HAPPY NEW YEAR! I want to thank all of you for the amazing gifts before the break!  I felt so incredibly loved and appreciated!  I don’t think that I have ever been so spoiled!  Thank you so much for your kindness and generosity. My surgery went well, and I am (mostly) back to myself!  Thanks … [Read more…]

Weekly News for December 11th

I hope that everyone enjoyed their snowy weekend!  Here is what we will be working on this week: Math:   For number talks we will be talking about interpreting remainders and finding area using multiplication. During our mini lessons and small groups we will be finishing up division.  We will have our division test MONDAY, … [Read more…]

Weekly News for December 4th

Happy Monday! Here is what we will be working on this week: Math:  We are going to be working on using the partial quotient strategy to divide two and three digit dividends with a one digit divisor. Here is what that looks like: Here is a great YouTube video if you need some help understanding … [Read more…]

Weekly News for Nvember 27th

I hope that everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving Break!  Here is what we will be working on this week: Reminder:  Our field trip to the Fire Safety Village is this Friday.  Please be sure that your child is wearing appropriate clothing and shoes for running, climbing and crawling.  Also, if your child is bringing a … [Read more…]

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…]