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…]

Science Lab and Social Studies

Here are a few fun pictures from this week! Thursday, we went to science lab and the kids worked together to make weather instruments.  They earned a compliment because they were all working so well together! The kids were also working together today to get ready for their open notebook Native American test next Tuesday.  … [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…]

Science, science everywhere!

We did A LOT of fun activities with science and STEM this week!  Here are some of the highlights: On Monday, eclipse day, the kids who were here simulated the eclipse using Oreos and had a few other fun snacks.  They also watched the eclipse happening all over the country on our Cobb TV. This … [Read more…]

Weekly news for August 21-25

Here is what we will be doing this week: Math:  We will be working on adding and subtracting multi-digit numbers.  We will have a quiz on Friday. Social Studies:  We will be introducing the Native American tribes of the Northwest and Southwest this week. Science:  We will be doing some eclipse activities on Monday.  We … [Read more…]

Pinhole Viewer for Monday

Hey everyone! There is a lot of information circulating about the dangers of the eclipse on kids eyes, even with safety glasses.  We are going to go outside and watch the eclipse (if your child returned a permission slip).  I would like to give the kids a few different ways to view the eclipse so … [Read more…]

WE WANT TO WIN!!!

We want to win!!! Classroom competitions for the Kincaid Foundation donation drive are in full swing. The class with the highest percent of students participating in each grade wins a popsicle party! Each child that donates also gets earbuds! Go to www.kincaidfoundation.orgtoday to make your donation so our class can win! The Foundation is requesting … [Read more…]