Feb 22

Week of 2/25

Thank you to all who came out to our Multicultural Museum Night! It was a great community event and I enjoyed seeing so many of you.

 

What are we learning about this week?

Social Studies-Economics

Math- Time to the hour, half hour and 5 minutes, temperature

Language Arts –drawing conclusions, suffixes

Good Gratitude Campaign– Look for details from Mrs. Reece!

 

Important dates!

Tues., Feb. 26- Symphony Assembly

Thurs., Feb. 28-  Symphony Field Trip (9:15-1:45)

 

Feb 17

Week of 2/18

What are we learning about this week?

Social Studies- President’s Day, Economics

Math- Time to the hour, half hour and 5 minutes

Language Arts –Summarizing non-fiction, possessive nouns, suffixes (ful, less, ed)

 

Important dates!

Wed., Feb. 27- Multicultural Museum Night

Thurs., Feb. 28-  Symphony Field Trip

 

Feb 08

Week of 2/11

What are we learning about this week?

Science- Matter

Social Studies- Famous Americans: Benjamin Franklin, Helen Keller

Math- Probability, Time to the hour and half hour

Language Arts –contractions, pronouns, Summarizing fiction

 

**Permission forms for our upcoming field trip to the Symphony will be coming home on Monday- you are able make online payments here for convenience or send in the $6 with your child’s permission form.  We will be looking for 3 chaperones, please contact me if you are interested! 

 

Important dates!

Mon., Feb. 11- Report Cards go home

Tues.,  Feb. 12- Matter test, Probability Quiz

Wed., Feb. 27- Multicultural Museum Night

Thurs., Feb. 28-  Symphony Field Trip

 

Feb 06

Go Nuts for Reading!

The Richmond Flying Squirrels are pleased to announce that the Flying Squirrels Reading Program, “Go Nuts for Reading!” is back for its tenth season! This year’s program, which will run through Wednesday, March 20th 2019, is open to all CTES to participate! After reading 8 books and signing your child’s bookmark, your child will receive a FREE baseball voucher to the 6:35 pm April 18th baseball game. It will be a fun-filled night, beginning with a school parade around the diamond and ending with (fingers crossed) a win for our Flying Squirrels!! Look for more information in the Cub Chronicle and lets “play ball!”

 

Feb 01

Week of 2/4

What are we learning about this week?

Science- Matter

Math- Probability

Language Arts –Prefixes (-un), using adjectives

 

Important dates!

Mon., Feb. 11- Report Cards go home

Tues.,  Feb. 12- Matter test

Wed., Feb 27- Multicultural Museum Night

 

Jan 29

Week of 1/29

What are we learning about this week?

Social Studies- Famous Americans

Science- Matter

Math- Review for benchmark testing; basic fact practice

Language Arts –Review for Benchmark testing; homophones, plural nouns (-s/-es)

 

Important dates!

Mon., Jan 28- Feb. 1- Great Kindness Challenge

Tues., Jan 29-Fri., Feb 1- Benchmark Testing

Wed., Feb 27- Multicultural Museum Night

 

Jan 24

After School Enrichment

2019 Winter After School Enrichment Classes

Classes will begin the week of February 11 and will run through the week of March 18. 

If you have a PTA Membership, you will have first “choice” on ASE Classes!! 

ASE registration for PTA Membership begins January 22nd – 24th. 

Regular ASE registration begins Friday, January 25. 

Registration deadline is Monday, February 4, 2019. 

Please see link below for more information on classes and to register online. 

https://colonialtrailpta.membershiptoolkit.com/ase

 

Jan 20

Week of 1/22

What are we learning about this week?

Social Studies- Famous Americans

Science- Habitat review

Math – Estimation; Test 1/23 on 2 digit addition/subtraction and estimation

Language Arts –Review for Benchmark testing

 

Important dates!

Mon., Jan 28- NO SCHOOL for students

Mon., Jan 28- Feb. 1- Great Kindness Challenge

Tues., Jan 29-Fri., Feb 1- Benchmark Testing

 

Jan 13

Week of 1/14

What are we learning about this week?

Social Studies- Native Americans- Test 1/16, MLK Jr. , Projects due Fri. 1/18

Math – 2 digit subtraction with regrouping- Quiz 1/16; Estimation

Language Arts –Review for Benchmark testing

 

Important dates!

Thurs., Jan. 3-18th- Gifted Identification Window– see school website for details

Fri., Jan. 18- Muffins with Moms, Native American Projects due

Mon., Jan 21- No School!

Mon., Jan 28- Feb. 1- Great Kindness Challenge

Tues., Jan 29-Fri., Feb 1- Benchmark Testing

 

We are excited to welcome Catava Burton, HCPS Educational Specialist, to Muffins with Moms, January 18, from 8-8:30am.

In her “Are You Smarter than Your Child’s Smart Phone?” workshop she will share the latest texting slang, secret apps, and social media tricks.  Information will also be provided on bullying/cyberbullying, human trafficking, internet safety, and psychological impact of these issues.  Strategies will be provided to help parents keep their children safe.  Bring your smart phone!

Jan 02

Weeks of 1/3 and 1/7

What are we learning about this week?

Social Studies- Native Americans- Pueblo- Quiz 1/8

Science- Animals in winter/Adaptations

Math – 2 digit addition with regrouping- Quiz 1/9; 2 digit subtraction with regrouping

Language Arts –Questioning; Alphabetical order to the 3rd letter

 

Important dates!

Thurs., Jan. 3-18th- Gifted Identification Window– see school website for details

Fri., Jan 11- Classroom Winter Party!

Fri., Jan. 18- Muffins with Moms

Mon., Jan 28- Feb. 1- Great Kindness Challenge