Weekly Update (Friday, Dec. 9th, 2016)

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HEADPHONES:  It is that time of year!  Many headphones are needing replaced.  If you would please check in with your child, it would be greatly appreciated.  Thank you!

  1. December Classroom Volunteering
  2. Dec. 16th Winter Party:  2-2:30pm

    IMPORTANT:  Parents, we are looking for 6 parents to donate 25 items for goodie bags for the winter party. Items like candy canes, Christmas candy or small trinkets would be perfect. Please email Jody Magera at jnjmagera@gmail.com if this is something you’d be willing to do and send the items in to Studio 3 by Wed., Dec 14.

  3. Dec. 21st Narrative Writing Premiere:  2:00-2:30pm    *We will have a sign-out sheet if you would like to take your child home at 2:30.  There will be no attendance docked (think as if it were the end of a school party).  You will be able to grab siblings as well. 

Upcoming Week:  Dec. 

Mon. 5 – Homework comes home

Tue. 6 – 

Wed. 7  –

Thur. 8  –

Fri. 9 – Homework due


Student Blogs

You will definitely enjoy reading your child’s personal narrative small moment stories! Feel free to leave comments.  We will approve them within 24 hours.


Veterans Village


PBL:  Narrative Writing

Ask you child, "What do these images have to do with being a good narrative writer?"

Ask you child, “What do these images have to do with being a good narrative writer?”


 ELA:  Idioms, Smilies, and Metaphors

Students are working to use their knowledge of these types of figurative language within their own writing to help readers better visualize, understand, and enjoy their writing.


Math:  Fractions

Students can explain:  a fractions is a part (parts must be equal) of a whole + the meaning of the numerator and denominator + fractions in the form of a circle, bar, or line.

Ask your child, "What do you know about these images?"

Ask your child, “What do you know about these images?”

We began equivalent fractions on Friday, Dec. 9th and will continue with them into next week.


Daily Read-Aloud:  

The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis

Click on the image to purchase the book.

Click on the image to purchase the book.

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