Author Archives: medallavalle

About medallavalle

A little bit about me - this is my 8th year teaching, with seven years being in 4th grade. I am SO excited to become part of the Colonial Trail community and am looking forward to seeing what the school year will bring!

End of Year

It is crazy to think that we are in the last week of school! We have some fun things planned for Wednesday, Thursday AND Friday! It should be a great end to the school year. An early thank you to … Continue reading

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Spring has arrived…and so have the reminders!

Spring has arrived – plants are growing, kids are spending more time outside, and the temperatures are warming up.  With these changes, what we wear also changes.   Parents – please be mindful of what your child wears to school to … Continue reading

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PTA/Yearbook pictures

Hi Parents, Our yearbook committee is in UGRENT need of yearbook pictures! There are many classes with NO pictures uploaded! Please choose 6-10 GOOD GROUP pictures and upload them to the ReplayIt App.   If you are unable to upload, … Continue reading

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Spring MAPS Testing Dates

Below are the upcoming MAPS testing dates. These are cumulative from the year and assess how much your child has grown. There is minimal prep/studying that can be done for this – but for Math, your child can spend time … Continue reading

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HCPS County-wide Survey coming your way!!

Parents, Henrico County Schools would like to hear from you.  How are we doing?  Tell us about your perspectives and experiences, so that we may improve and make important decisions about the future. On March 11, you will receive an … Continue reading

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St. Baldrick’s Event

Please consider having your child bring in $1 to support Team Tariq, one of our very own Colonial Trail Cubs.  Your child’s name will be placed on a special card and hung on the donor’s wall. Thanks so much to … Continue reading

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“Momo” on Youtube

I am going to copy the email that was sent out to all parents last week regarding “Momo” on youtube. We are going to have another class meeting, but please discuss with your students that they should not be talking … Continue reading

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VS. 6 quiz moved to Tuesday!

We will have our VS. 6 quiz on Tuesday instead of Friday (tomorrow).

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NO Cause and Effect Quiz

I am  NOT going to give a Cause and Effect quiz tomorrow. We have not had enough instruction time with it, so I will not assess it yet. Please look for an updated date on my blog post for next … Continue reading

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St. John’s Church Field Trip

Our St. John’s Church Field Trip, to hear the speech given by Patrick Henry that sparked the decision to fight the Revolutionary War, is on Friday, March 1st. Permission slips went home last week. Please turn the permission slip and … Continue reading

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