Plan Time/Best time to contact: 1:15-2:00Our Schedule9:00-9:30 Morning Work
9:30-11:00 Reading/Vocabulary/Spelling11:00-11:50 Math
11:50-12:15-Lunch 12:15-12:40-Recess12:40-1:15 Math/Interventions1:15-2:00 Art/Music/PE/Steam2:00-2:40 Language2:40-3:35 Science/Social Studies3:35-3:45 Pack UpWork: Any work not completed in class will be brought home each night in a work folder. It should be completed and all work should be brought back in the work folder the next day. There will not be assigned homework except for filling out the reading log, studying spelling words and multiplication facts. Any special notes you need to see will also be inside this folder as well as the reading log. Please feel free to check your child’s work and have them correct it. Students who receive a “D” or an “F” will have the opportunity to correct their paper. Work completed in class will count for 20% of their grade and tests will count for 80%.Spelling/Vocabulary: We will be alternating spelling and vocabulary every other week. Vocabulary will all be done at school. There will be no list sent home. There will be a new word introduced each day through Thursday making a total of four words. There will be a short assessment on Friday. A spelling list will be sent home every other Monday and a test will be on Friday. Please remind your child to study the list throughout the week.
Reading Log: This will come home every day in your child’s work folder. Your child is required to read 100 minutes each week. They may choose anything as their reading material as long as they are reading it themselves. It is due on Monday morning. The week will start over again on Monday and go until the following Sunday. They will be rewarded every Monday f Reading Log: This will come home every day in your child’s work folder. Your child is required to read 100 minutes each week. They may choose anything as their reading material as long as they are reading it themselves. It is due on Monday morning. The week will start over again on Monday and go until the following Sunday. They will be rewarded every Monday for or having read the required minutes and filling out the reading log. Please write down the title, minutes read each day, and have your child fill out the question/s. It should be signed by a parent at the end of each week.
Thursday Folder: This folder will contain all of your child’s work that has been graded. Please sign and return it empty the next day. There will be an AR sheet attached to this folder letting you know their total points and the date they must reach their goal to be able to attend the AR party.
Accelerated Reader: Your child will be responsible for accumulating a certain amount of points each nine weeks and maintaining an 85% average. Students will have the opportunity to belong to different clubs according to how many points they receive during the nine weeks. Students are encouraged to bring their library books home each night. AR tests can be taken at any time after their work is finished. They can go to the library every day to checkout. They can read any level book but can only take a test on their own level. If they want to take a test on a higher level book they must bring me a note from a parent stating that they have read the book and understand it.They are allowed to take a test over four books lower than their level each nine weeks.There will be an AR party at the end of the nine weeks for anyone who received their required amount of points and maintained an 85% average.
Discipline: We will be using classroom money. They can earn money by having their reading log completed each Monday, behavior, etc. They can also lose money. They will be able to shop in the classroom store every other week. If there is a more serious situation I will call you or send an email\Dojo explaining the situation.
Dojo: I will be communicating through class Dojo. I will be posting a Monday Message each week informing you of what we are doing in the classroom each week. Please check it daily for classroom news and important information. Please feel free to send any questions you may have also.