Yesterday was a special day for 3A! We visited the eSpace and students presented their summative projects in our Home and Away unit for Social Studies. It was very interesting to see all the different countries we have in our … Continue reading
Today we met our kindergarten learning buddies from Mrs. Edwards’ class. Students spent time getting to know each other and the big buddies read a story to their little buddies. As part of our literacy and ESLR, Expected Student Learning Results, … Continue reading
Students progressed well in their Keynotes for the Social Studies Project. Walking around the classroom and looking at the students projects I realized how interesting it was to see the fact bites from all the different countries. We will be finishing our … Continue reading
Last Friday Yuanzhi flew back home. He is going back to his old school to meet his friends and his new teacher. Good luck Yuanzhi! We will miss you in 3A!
Today was an exciting day for 3A students, the day to elect the Student Council Class Representative! Since last week, the candidates worked really hard on their posters and on their speeches, some even making use of technology to create an … Continue reading
This morning 3A worked on their Social Studies Project, a slideshow about their home country and China. Students started typing resources, population and natural features from their own country and China in a Venn Diagram in order to compare and … Continue reading
Yesterday morning we started our literacy centers where students worked in smalls groups typing their resource riddles they created last Friday, hunting for long e words, reading independently and setting up their writing goals. ( Please remember that Conferences are … Continue reading
- Goal-Setting Conferences – September 20th (no class for Elementary students).
This is a wonderful opportunity for you and your child to meet with me to talk about yearlong goals for your child. There will be no school for students. Please remember, your child is included on this conference so be sure to bring them along.
- K-5 Curriculum Night- September 25th, 5 p.m in Gecko Theater.
We’re changing the way we do curriculum night this year and asking two key note speakers from the school to come in and share information with the parent community about our two school wide goals. That being “eLearning” and “Readers and Writers workshop”. Teachers will not be presenting workshops this year but will be on site to answer questions you may have after the keynote speakers have finished.
- No School September 27 – October 3.
Mid-Autumn Holiday: Friday, September 28th – Wednesday, October 3
Last Monday we launched our Writers Workshop and since then we have been writing quite some. One of the strategies we have been using to generate personal narrative writing is based on thinking of a person that matters to you, … Continue reading