Week of Dec. 9th

Learning Objectives:

Math-doubles facts

Language Arts-ask and answer questions about what is read, text features

Science-sun (source of energy and light)

Important Dates:

December 9th Half Day Dismissal 11:35am

SCA Spirit Week Dec. 9th-13th

        • Mustache Monday
        • Twisted Tuesday (teachers dress like students/students like teachers)
        • Wicked Wednesday – Heroes and Villains (Are you a hero or a villain? You decide and dress like your favorite hero or your favorite villain)
        • Throwback Thursday (Dress in your favorite decade)
        • Footie Friday (Wear your favorite PJs)

Bonus Day!!! Friday, Dec. 20th

        • Tacky Sweater Day! Wear your favorite tacky holiday or winter gear!

December 9th-20th CIA/Puritan Cleaners Coats for Kids collection (new or gently used, boxes outside the library for your donation)

Thursday, December 19th 1:30-2:30pm Winter Celebration (sign-up genius coming soon)

December 23rd-January 3rd Winter Break, No School

 

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Week of Nov. 25th

Learning Objectives:

Math-place value, ordering and comparing numbers

Language Arts-reading comprehension                                                                    *beginning/middle/end                                                                                                                          *5 finger retell (characters, setting, problem, events, ending)                                          *who/what/why                                                                                                                                      *asking/answering questions

Social Studies-settlement of Jamestown, influential people in the history of VA: Powhatan, Pocahontas, Christopher Newport

Important Dates:

Tuesday, Nov. 26th Turkey Trot 9:15-9:45 (please wear tennis shoes and our class shirt) Volunteer Sign-Up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4fa4ab23a75-turkey2

*Deadline to register for Cubs Night In https://colonialtrailpta.membershiptoolkit.com/home

November 27-29 Thanksgiving break; no school

Friday, Dec. 6th Cubs Night In 5:30-8:30pm

December 9th Half Day Dismissal 11:35am

 

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Week of Nov. 18th

Learning Objectives:

Math-place value, ordering and comparing numbers

Language Arts-reading comprehension                                                                    *beginning/middle/end                                                                                                                          *5 finger retell (characters, setting, problem, events, ending)                                          *who/what/why

Social Studies-settlement of Jamestown, influential people in the history of VA: Powhatan, Pocahontas, Christopher Newport

Important Dates:

Monday, November 18th Half Day Dismissal 11:35am

Wednesday, November 20th Report Card Distribution

November 27-29 Thanksgiving break; no school

December 9th Half Day Dismissal 11:35am

 

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Week of Nov. 4th

Learning Objectives:

Math-counting and writing numerals to 110, counting backward from 30, skip counting

Language Arts-reading comprehension                                                                    *beginning/middle/end                                                                                                                          *5 finger retell (characters, setting, problem, events, ending)                                          *who/what/why

Science-animals (basic needs, appendages/movement, body coverings, wild/tame)

Important Dates:

through November 13th  Canned/non-perishable food collection for the Henrico Christmas Mother Program

Monday, November 4th End of 1st 9 weeks; Parent/Teacher Conferences

Tuesday, November 5th Student Holiday

Monday, November 11th Veteran’s Day assembly 9am *Students are encouraged to wear red, white and blue.

Monday, November 18th Half Day Dismissal 11:35am

Wednesday, November 20th Report Card Distribution

November 27-29 Thanksgiving break; no school

 

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Week of Oct. 28th

Learning Objectives:

Math-counting and writing numerals to 110, counting backward from 30

Language Arts-make and confirm predictions using background knowledge, new information learned from text and text features

Science-animals (basic needs, appendages/movement, body coverings, wild/tame)

Important Dates:

October 24th-31st Scholastic Book fair in Library                                                              Monday & Wednesday after school 3-5:45pm;                                                                                  Tuesday & Thursday during the school day 7:50am-2:30pm

Monday, October 28th Half Day for students 11:35 dismissal; Reflections submission deadline https://www.pta.org/reflections

Friday, November 1st Field Trip to Richmond Metro Zoo

Monday, November 4th End of 1st 9 weeks; Parent/Teacher Conferences

Tuesday, November 5th Student Holiday

Monday, November 11th Veteran’s Day assembly 9am *Students are encouraged to wear red, white and blue.

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Week of Oct. 21st

Learning Objectives:

Math-graphing (collect data-survey, tally marks and representing information)

Language Arts-nonfiction text features, predictions

Science-animals (basic needs, appendages/movement, body covering, wild/tame)

Important Dates:

Thursday, October 24th 6-8pm Fall Family Picnic  http://colonialtrailpta.membershiptoolkit.com/packet/3272

October 24th-31st Scholastic Book fair in Library

Friday, October 25th- Box-tops due; Yearbook discount deadline $25, after this date $30 http://jostensyearbooks.com/?REF=A01102245

Monday, October 28th Half Day for students 11:35 dismissal; Reflections submission deadline https://www.pta.org/reflections

Friday, November 1st Field Trip to Richmond Metro Zoo

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Week of Oct. 14th

Learning Objectives:

Math-graphing

Language Arts-nonfiction text features

Science-animals

Important Dates:

Monday, October 14th-Student Holiday, No School

Tuesday, October 15th Gifted Referral Process Parent Information Night 6-7pm in the cafeteria

Wednesday, October 16th-Spirit Night at Potbelly Sandwich Shop 4-9pm

Friday, October 18th-Deadline to register for After-School Enrichment classes ctespta.org

Thursday, October 24th 6-8pm Fall Family Picnic  http://colonialtrailpta.membershiptoolkit.com/packet/3272

October 24th-31st Scholastic Bookfair in Library

Friday, October 25th- Box-tops due; Yearbook discount deadline $25, after this date $30 http://jostensyearbooks.com/?REF=A01102245

Monday, October 28th Half Day for students 11:35 dismissal; Reflections submission deadline https://www.pta.org/reflections

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Week of Oct. 7th

Learning Objectives:

Math-attributes

Language Arts-using text clues, building vocabulary, making text to self connections

Science-fall season

Important Dates:

Monday, October 7th-Donuts with Dear Ones K-2 7:30AM

Friday, October 11th-Fall pictures

Monday, October 14th-Student Holiday, No School

Tuesday, October 15th Gifted Referral Process Parent Information Night 6-7pm in the cafeteria

Wednesday, October 16th-Spirit Night at Potbelly Sandwich Shop 4-9pm

Friday, October 18th-Deadline to register for After-School Enrichment classes ctespta.org

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Week of Sept. 23rd

This was the video from Back to School Night showing all the wonderful ways your donations to the PTA impact our school! You can join and donate at https://colonialtrailpta.membershiptoolkit.com/

Learning Objectives:

Math-repeating patterns (extending and creating, labeling and identifying the core)

Language Arts-rhyming, using text clues, building vocabulary, making text to self connections

Social Studies-American flag, pledge of allegiance, symbols (Virginia: capital building, cardinal, dogwood, state flag)

Important Dates:

Monday, September 30th-Half Day (dismissal at 11:40am) *Please make sure to turn in the yellow sheet if your child will be ordering a lunch.

Wednesday, October 2nd-Spiritwear orders due http://CTES19.itemorder.com

Monday, October 14th-Student Holiday, No School

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Week of Sept. 16th

Learning Objectives:

Math-shapes

Language Arts-rhyming, using text clues, building vocabulary

Social Studies-diversity, customs & traditions

Important Dates:

Tuesday, September 17th- Rudino’s Spirit Night 5-9pm

Thursday, September 19th- Back to School Night 6:15-8pm

Monday, September 30th-Half Day (dismissal at 11:40am)

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