Classroom News September 22, 2014

September 22, 2014

What an exciting week! I am thrilled with the hard work and growth that we have shared. • “The First 6 Weeks” We continue to lay the groundwork for our yearlong learning through daily practice of routines and learning behaviors. Most teachers spend at least the first six weeks carefully helping students build a...
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Room Twenty-Two

September 22, 2014

I am back in Portland now and happy to see my students. My sisters wedding was lovely and we all had a wonderful time! It sounds like things went well in my absence. While I was away, the students in Room 22 did their first writing sample and their first EasyCBM. The writing sample...
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Room 24 Class Notes for Sep. 22-26, 2014

September 21, 2014

It was great seeing such a great turnout at Back-to-School Night last Tuesday! I enjoyed chatting with new and former parents. We start two new units of study this week; one on U.S. geography and another on the solar system. I will introduce the units on Monday and Tuesday and we’ll be off and...
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Ms. Sarah’s Classroom Notes

September 16, 2014

It was so great to see so many of you last night at our Open House! I appreciate you taking the time to come in and see the classroom and meet me. If you were not able to join us, please stop by and sign up for a conference time. Also, I would like...
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Ms. Kennedy’s 3rd Grade

September 16, 2014

Thank you to all the families who were able to join us at Lewis last night for our annual Open House. It is always a pleasure to open our doors and fill the classrooms with proud parents and children. I noticed students acting as tour guides and experts in the routines and procedures of...
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Room 10 News

September 16, 2014

Check for Understanding is one of the comprehension strategies we’ve been discussing in reading this month. As we read text, it is important to check for understanding. Our second graders are using a new tool called the Check for Understanding bookmark. This bookmark reminds us to retell stories after reading a page or two....
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Room Twenty-Two

September 15, 2014

It was so nice to see so many of you at the Lewis Open House last night! If you were not able to make it, please pop in to sign-up for a fall conference and get a packet about the 4th grade curriculum. Also, make sure to check out our amazing “Random Autobiography Poems.”...
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News from Mr. Post’s Classroom

September 15, 2014

So as our second week went by, our new students are getting more comfortable, and they have a better idea of the rules, routines, and expectations. They are working hard and getting used to being at a new school. Fortunately our returning students are continuing to be good examples, and showing how to make...
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Room 24 Classroom Notes for Sep. 15-19, 2014

September 14, 2014

Week Two went well in Room 24. As I have mentioned, the class is off to a good start and students are showing that they are very capable of being safe, respectful, and responsible, the three main pillars of Lewis School’s behavior plan. One of the high points of the past two weeks was...
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Ms. Sarah’s Classroom Notes

September 9, 2014

Welcome back to school and welcome to 4th grade! I am so excited to be working with this group of children. I can tell already that we are going to have a great year! We have been busy leaning each other, new routines and doing our beginning of the year assessments. It is a...
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