Mrs. Amsden’s Announcements

Reading - We wrapped up our Fiction Unit this week.  We will watch Hoodwinked Monday and Tuesday and talk about all the elements of folktales in the movie.

Fundations -   We will begin Unit 7 on Monday, 11-27.  This is a THREE-WEEK unit.  The packet will be due on Friday - December 15th.  The test will also be December 15th.

Writing -  Winter is for Snow - Opinion Writing and snow globe craft.

Monday - Art and Music

Tuesday - PE

Wednesday - PE and Music

Thursday - PE

Friday - LMC and Music

We will continue Unit 10 - Energy and Magnets next week. Students will identify and give examples of heat, light and sound energy.  We will learn about magnets and their strength. Students will design a robot this week. 


15     Progress Reports - Progress reports will NOT go home as they were sent home at conferences.  Please check PowerSchool for current grades.

22    Winter Parties - 12:45-1:30

         2:00 Dismissal

23-31    Winter Break


1-7        Winter Break

8            Classes Resume   

12        End of Second Quarter

***Library books are always due on Fridays!

***Our bulletin board looks so festive with all of our holiday gingerbread men.  If you have not brought yours in there is still time!


We will finish Unit 3, Addition and Subtraction within 100, this week.  
Students are having a great time solving their own story problems  We will complete a study guide in class together this week.  The Unit 3 test will be on Thursday.

Please practice math facts at home and have your child spend 20-30 minutes per week on DreamBox.  The Dreambox incentive started this week.  Remember to log your minutes each week.  Great job to those who are logging their minutes!


20        Ainsley

Each week I will choose a student who demonstrate’s the 3 Be’s - Be Respectful, Be Responsible, Be Peaceful - in our classroom.  This week’s classroom star is......


Thank You for being a respectful, responsible and peaceful!