Mr. Colvin’s Class Notes for Nov. 3-7, 2014

November 2, 2014

It was great getting together with parents last week during conferences. Thank you for coming in and sharing a little of what you know about your child with me. Hopefully the conferences were only the beginning of our conversation. As usual, I am available after school almost any day, by phone and email at...
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Room Twenty-Two

November 2, 2014

It was so wonderful getting the time to speak with you all at Conferences. I loved having the opportunity to share student growth and discuss future goals. I spoke with many of you about our writing unit and the culminating performance we will be having in December. Please mark your calendars for Friday, December...
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News from Mr. Post’s Classroom

October 27, 2014

We are finishing our Science unit on the Solar System, and several students helped make a model in the hallway outside of our classroom. Now the size of the planets that they drew are NOT to scale for this model, they would be too small to notice. But if the sun was the size...
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Room 10 News

October 22, 2014

The rain has arrived! What better time to curl up with a good book? In reading, we continue our study of mysteries. This week we are discussing the structure and vocabulary typically associated with a mystery story. Classroom detectives have been on the lookout for suspects, motives, clues, and possible red herrings – or...
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Ms. Sarah’s Classroom Notes

October 21, 2014

Happy Wednesday! I am realizing we are nearly two months into the school year! Where has the time gone? Sometimes as a teacher, we get into a groove and when I stop to pause, I make big realizations! What I am aware of is how much we have gelled as a community of learners...
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Ms. Kennedy’s 3rd Grade

October 21, 2014

I received excellent news on last week when students were in Music. Our project to purchase eight new Chromebooks for Room 17 was funded through Chevron and the Fuel for our Schools program! Not only that, on the very same day, the items were procured and shipped off to Lewis. The computers arrived Monday!...
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Room Twenty-Two

October 20, 2014

It is hard to believe October is almost over. Parent Teacher conferences are next week and I really look forward to seeing you all then! It will be a great opportunity for us to discuss your child’s successes and where we want to go from here. Just a reminder that due to conferences there...
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Room Twenty-Two

October 20, 2014

It is hard to believe October is almost over. Parent Teacher conferences are next week and I really look forward to seeing you all then! It will be a great opportunity for us to discuss your child’s successes and where we want to go from here. Just a reminder that due to conferences there...
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Classroom Notes 10-20-14

October 20, 2014

I have placed a volunteer sign up sheet outside of the classroom. If you are interested in volunteering in the classroom, please take a look! Math: We continue to learn how to identify, describe and construct shapes. We learned a new partner game called, “Hungry Caterpillars.”After assessing students, I am excited to report that...
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News from Mr. Post’s Classroom

October 20, 2014

Last week for Writing, students worked on their Shadow Project goal-setting booklets. These goals are based on what they came up with with their families last month, and include ones like becoming better readers, writers, and mathematicians. Some students have goals related to personal interests, like sports or computers. This week students are finishing...
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