I hope everyone enjoys their Thanksgiving break. We return on November 29th. Please have safe travels and don’t eat too much.
The Race for Education date changed to our rain date. It will take place Monday, October 24. Fourth grade will walk from 10:30-11:30. We hope to see you there!
I hope you are able to join us for Back to School Night on Tuesday, September 13th. You will have an opportunity to visit your child’s homeroom, language arts, and math classroom(s). In addition, you are able to sign up for a conference time. Below is our schedule to visit your child’s classrooms. You do not have to attend both the 5:30-6:15 and the 6:45-7:30 sessions- pick one that fits your schedule!
5:30-5:40 Please visit your child’s homeroom teacher
5:43-5:53 Please visit your child’s ELA teacher
5:56-6:06 Please visit your child’s math teacher
Please report to the gym to meet your child’s specialist teachers and to hear about what’s new at New Holland Elementary!
6:50-7:00 Please visit your child’s homeroom teacher
7:03-7:13 Please visit your child’s ELA teacher
7:16-7:26 Please visit your child’s math teacher
Hope to see you there!
It’s hard to believe we are in the beginning of December! Our reading log schedule and spelling test schedule will vary slightly this month due to our holiday breaks. Below is a schedule of the dates for each:
As always, please contact me if you have any question, comments or concerns.
This week we are reviewing a Module 1 Review Guide for math to prepare for the module 1 test. The past few weeks have been extremely busy! Students rotated between direct instruction, collaborative and independent stations studying the skills and concepts for the current unit of study. Students are striving to use their learning to:
The test is scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday.
A reminder that Friday, October 2nd is an early dismissal.
We are settling into our weekly routine for language arts. Each Friday a home reading log is assigned and due the following Friday. The assignment includes reading 100 minutes and writing a response. The home reading log has multiple parts that need to be completed such as the title of the book, the number of pages read and the number of minutes read. All reading logs require a parent signature.
Spelling words are sent home Thursday or Friday and the test is the following week, usually on Wednesdays.
September 8th from 5:30-7:30
I look forward to meeting you!