Sunday, February 18, 2018

Weekly Update February 19-23, 2018

Important information: The Scholastic book order will be placed tonight. Call me if you forgot to send it with your child and I will wait until tomorrow. However, if you’re placing your order on line please do so before 7:30. I’ll be placing my order around 8:00.

ELA- “Where Are My Animal Friends?” Continue reading each night for AR, and review words in the green notebook. Be sure to read to your child at least once a week as they need to hear fluency and expression. Plus it’s a great reason to snuggle!

Spelling- Testing list #12, words w/ “er-est”. Look for corrections, written in red, to be written 3 times each, all week until Friday’s test.

Math- Topic 7: recognizing patterns with numbers, and counting to 120. Practice math fluency with flash cards; sums to 10. This will be assessed for the last marking period, so please be sure to have your child practice at home to assist their mastery.

Social Studies-President’s Day: Please think of your favorite President so your child can interview you later this week. Be sure to give them the name and the reason why you chose your favorite President.


Monday (Day 4): Computer class w/Mr. Glessner

Tuesday (Day 5): Music class w/Mrs. Schwartz

Wednesday (Day 6): Art class w/Mrs. Zink

Thursday (Day 7): Library class w/Mr. Demsko

Friday (Day 8): Gym class w/Miss Brylewski
Don’t forget to read over the weekend! Please check the Friday Folder for important papers to keep; then sign and date the front sheet. Send the folder back to school on Monday.

I hope you have a wonderful week!

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Weekly Update February 12-16, 2018

Important information: Due to the hectic weather we had last week many of our class plans had to be adjusted. So, please look forward to your child bringing home a special Valentine for you on Wednesday, this week!
Thank you all for the special Valentine treats and cards for me, I appreciate it so very much!

The book order that is coming home tonight, should be returned by next Monday, Feb. 19th.

ELA- (We will continue with last week’s story.) Continue reading each night for AR, and review words in the green notebook. Be sure to read to your child at least once a week as they need to hear fluency and expression. Plus it’s a great reason to snuggle!

Spelling- Testing list #11, words w/ “ir,ur,er”, due to last week’s weather complications, we will test on Thursday due to absences and weather. Look for corrections, written in red, to be written 3 times each, all week until Thursday’s test.

Math- Topic 7: recognizing patterns with numbers, and counting to 120. Practice math fluency with flash cards; sums to 10. This will be assessed for the last marking period, so please be sure to have your child practice at home to assist their mastery.

Science- Topic 4:”Plants and Animals” Each day this week we will complete assignments on this topic. Ask your child questions about what we learned in class.



Monday (Day 9): Computer class w/Mr. Glessner

Tuesday (Day 10): Music class w/Mrs. Schwartz

Wednesday (Day 1): Art class w/Mrs. Zink

Thursday (Day 2): Keyboarding w/Ms. Casserly

Friday (Day 3): Gym class w/Miss Brylewski
Don’t forget to read over the weekend! Please check the Friday Folder for important papers to keep; then sign and date the front sheet. Send the folder back to school on Monday.

I hope you have lovely week!

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Weekly Update February 5-9, 2018

Important information:
Friday will be our Valentine’s Day Party. You may send in the Valentines as soon as you have them ready. Please be sure you have one for every child in the room. Those of you who have your clearances, on file with the school district; please send me a note if you plan to attend, by Wednesday Feb. 7th, so I may plan accordingly.


ELA- We will test today due to last week’s weather complications. Continue reading each night for AR, and review words in the green notebook. Be sure to read to your child at least once a week as they need to hear fluency and expression. Plus it’s a great reason to snuggle!

Spelling- Testing list #10, adding “ed”, due to last week’s weather complications. Pre-testing list #11; look for corrections written in red, to be written 3 times each, all week until Friday’s test.

Math- Topic 7: recognizing patterns with numbers, and counting to 120. Practice math fluency with flash cards; sums to 10. This will be assessed for the last marking period, so please be sure to have your child practice at home to assist their mastery.

Science- Topic 4:”Plants and Animals” Today we watched the intro, video. Each day this week we will complete assignments on this topic. Ask your child questions about what we learned in class.



Monday (Day 7): Library class w/Mr. Demsko

Tuesday (Day 8): Gym class w/Miss Brylewski

Wednesday (Day 9): Computer class w/Mr. Glessner

Thursday (Day 10): Music class w/Mrs. Schwartz *Don’t forget to send in your Valentines tomorrow!

Friday (Day 1): Art class w/Mrs. Zink
Don’t forget to read over the weekend! Please check the Friday Folder for important papers to keep; then sign and date the front sheet. Send the folder back to school on Monday.

I hope you have a stress-free week!

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Weekly Update January 29-February 2, 2018

Important information: Thank you to everyone who donated to Boosterthon! It was so much fun and the kids did a great job through the week learning the virtues on the quest. Friday was awesome watching them run with such enthusiasm and pride!

The class did very well on DIBELs testing! We are back to our regularly scheduled classes and routines this week; that is hoping Mother Nature doesn’t have any surprises in store for us!

Next Friday will be our Valentine’s Day Party. You may send in the Valentines as soon as you have them ready. Please be sure you have one for every child in the room. Those of you who have your clearances, on file with the school district, are welcome to come in and help. You will need to be here for 2:00. Please send me a note if you plan to attend, by Wednesday Feb. 7th, so I may plan accordingly.


ELA- Continue reading each night for AR, and review words in the green notebook. Be sure to read to your child at least once a week as they need to hear fluency and expression. Plus it’s a great reason to snuggle!

Spelling- list #10 adding “ed”; look for corrections written in red, to be written 3 times each, all week until Friday’s test.

Math- Topic 6 is subtracting from 20. Practice math fluency with flash cards; sums to 10. This will be assessed for the last marking period, so please be sure to have your child practice at home to assist their mastery.

Science- Topic: ”Living and Non-Living Things” Ask your child about the results from our experiment.

Monday (Day 3): Gym class w/Miss Brylewski

Tuesday (Day 4): Computer class w/Mr. Glessner

Wednesday (Day 5): Music class w/Mrs. Schwartz

Thursday (Day 6): Art class w/Mrs. Zink

Friday (Day 7): Library class w/Mr. Demsko
Don’t forget to read over the weekend! Please check the Friday Folder for important papers to keep; then sign and date the front sheet. Send the folder back to school on Monday.
Have a wonderful week!

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Weekly Update January 22-26, 2018

Important information: DIBELs testing will continue this week, assessing reading. Please be sure to have your child read out loud to you at least once a week on fresh material. Then have them retell the details of the passage. The more they practice the better they will be; and they won’t have test anxiety if the situation is familiar to them. (*Same due to last week’s weather)


“Boosterthon” continues this week with the final day, and Fun Run happening on Friday! This is a dress down day and will be a non-rotation day. It’s not too late to register your child! If you have questions regarding Boosterthon, please call the office as there is a representative from Boosterthon there daily.


ELA- Continue reading each night for AR, and review words in the green notebook.

Spelling- list #9 adding “es”, look for corrections written in red to be written 3 times each all week until Thursday’s test. (*due to last week’s weather and Fun Run on Friday)

Math- Topic 6 is subtracting from 20. Practice math fluency with flash cards; sums to 10. This will be assessed for the last marking period, so please be sure to have your child practice at home to assist their mastery.

Science- New topic: ”Living and Non-Living Things”


Monday (Day 9): Computer class w/Mr. Glessner

Tuesday (Day 10): Music class w/Mrs. Schwartz

Wednesday (Day 1): Art class w/Mrs. Zink

Thursday (Day 2): Keyboarding class w/Ms. Casserly

Friday (non-rotation): Boosterthon Fun Run!
Don’t forget to read over the weekend! Please check the Friday Folder for important papers to keep; then sign and date the front sheet. Send the folder back to school on Monday.

Have a wonderful week!

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Weekly Update January 15-19, 2018


Important information: DIBELs testing will continue this week, assessing reading. Please be sure to have your child read out loud to you at least once a week on fresh material. Then have them retell the details of the passage. The more they practice the better they will be; and they won’t have test anxiety if the situation is familiar to them.

Book order due Friday, January 19th!

“Boosterthon” pep-rally is Tuesday! This sounds exciting; I can’t wait for the fun to begin!

Friday will be a paid dress down day-Spartan shirt/jeans or sweats only.


ELA- Continue reading each night for AR, and review words in the green notebook.

Spelling-New list #9 adding “es”, look for corrections written in red to be written 3 times each all week until Friday’s test.

Math- Topic 6 is subtracting from 20. Practice math fluency with flash cards; sums to 10.

Science- New topic: ”Living and Non-Living Things”


Monday (Day 6): Art class w/Mrs. Zink

Tuesday (Day 7): Library class w/Mr. Demsko

Wednesday (Day 8): Gym class w/Miss Brylewski

Thursday (Day 9): Computer class w/Mr. Glessner

Friday (Day 10): Music class w/Mrs. Schwartz
Don’t forget to read over the weekend! Please check the Friday Folder for important papers to keep; then sign and date the front sheet. Send the folder back to school on Monday.


Stay warm and cozy!

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Weekly Update January 8-12, 2018


Important information: Well due to the hectic schedule last week, we’ll try to do most of the stuff I sent home on last week’s note…this week!

Look for a book order coming home in The Friday Folder!


ELA- Continue reading each night for AR, and review words in the green notebook.

Spelling-Continue last week’s list:” nk and ng” endings, look for corrections written in red to be written 3 times each all week until Friday’s test.

Math- Topic 5 is adding to 20. The assessment will be Monday or Tuesday.

Science- New topic: ”Living and Non-Living Things”



Monday (Day 1): Art class w/Mrs. Zink

Tuesday (Day 2): Keyboarding w/Miss Casserly

Wednesday (Day 3): Gym class w/Miss Brylewski

Thursday (Day 4): Computer class w/Mr. Glessner

Friday (Day 5): Brain Show Mania! PTO sponsored show during the day for students and family night tonight!
Don’t forget to read over the weekend! Please check the Friday Folder for important papers to keep; then sign and date the front sheet. Send the folder back to school on Monday.


Stay warm and cozy!