Today….9/20/18

Good afternoon families~

The math today for both grades was a bit tough. Below are the links to the videos, that will hopefully help with the homework.

4th~
1, 2 (b, c, d), 3 (a, c) & 4

https://embarc.online/mod/page/view.php?id=754

 

5th~

1-3 & 5

Students do not need to do the vertical number line.

https://embarc.online/mod/page/view.php?id=262

Both grades~ Spelling activities, projects due tomorrow! Test tomorrow as well!

 

*** Popcorn Friday tomorrow!!! ***

Parent Household Surveys due…thank you to those that turned it in!! Much appreciated!

Have a great rest of the evening!!

Mrs. Currie

 

Family Household Survey

Good evening~

Tonight the oldest child in the household, will have a survey in their folder.  Please fill this out as soon as possible & return it to me.  Thanks in advance.

PTA RAFFLE CORRECTION:

There was a mistake with the payout amount for the prizes on the letter that was sent home. The raffle tickets have the correct amount.

 1st – $500
2nd – $250
3rd – $250

 We will also give a $50 gift card to the family that sells the most tickets.

Have a great night.

Mrs. Currie

 

 

PTA Weekly Update….9/19/18

This week:

–Raffle tickets sent home with students,
Monday, September 17th

–Late Start, Wednesday, September 19th, 9:35 AM

–Popcorn Friday, September 21st

A peek to next week:

–Monday, September 24th, Box Tops Contest deadline

Haunted School is Friday, October 19th! 
As always, we need many volunteers to make this special event a success.

We also need lots of donations of candy and spider-webbing!  These can be left in the PTA bin outside the front office at any time.

You can sign up here or review the various roles and needs for the event:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4caaa72da4fd0-20181 

Any questions, please contact Kelly Panackia atkellypanackia@gmail.com or Gwynn Bondy atgwynn.bondy@gmail.com.

It’s Box Tops collection time again!

Lindbergh Elementary is once again collecting Box Tops to earn money for our school! Simply glue the coupons on the attached sheet that comes home with your child and return them to school by
Monday, September 24th. You can also submit them in groups of 50 in plastic baggies.  Watch for a letter going home with students this week.

The classroom that collects the most Box Tops will win a special surprise!

Thanks for all of your support!

Welcome back for another fun road rally! This year’s theme is “Saturday Night Live”!
Mark your calendars!
The Road Rally is Saturday, November 3rd, 6 PM, beginning in the Lindbergh parking lot.

While not an official PTA-event, this has been a fun annual event for Lindbergh parents, teachers, and friends for some years (adults only!).  Teams will participate in tasks or activities at each stop in order to receive clues to the next location. Start planning your costume now! Please mention team name as soon as you can. Please label an envelope with “Road Rally” and put your team name, members, and $10 per member inside. Place the envelope in the mailbox of 140 South Martha, the PTA mailbox, or you can hand it to Emily Blumenstein, Sonia Goff, or Erin Andrews. Teams can include as many members as legally allowed for the vehicle.
Please have all envelopes turned in by Monday, October 29th.
Please sign up to help out during this much loved event for our students!

Dates are available throughout the year.

Sign up here:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4caaa72da4fd0-20182019

Have you signed up lately to be a Watch D.O.G.? 

Dads, we’re talking to you!  You are welcome to come into school for the day to help out in classrooms and during lunch and recess.  Other male family members are also welcome (grandfathers, uncles, older brothers).  You just need to have a current background check on file and must sign up in the school office or by e-mailingwatchdogs@dearbornschools.org.  If you would like more information, visit www.dadsofgreatstudents.com.

Amazon Smile is a simple way to  earn money for our school while shopping through Amazon.com. Sign up using the link below, and choose Charles A. Lindbergh PTA as your charity.  We earn 0.5% of the amount you spend each time you go to amazonsmile.com to make your regular Amazon purchases.

Sign up here and encourage your friends and family to do the same:
https://smile.amazon.com/ch/38-2231538

Make sure your Kroger Rewards information is up to date!
Go to Krogercommunityrewards.com and follow the directions using our organization name and/or NPO number:
Charles A. Lindbergh Elementary PTA #84204.
A percentage of your Kroger purchases comes back to the school.
Cafeteria volunteers are always needed during the lunch periods!
Please consider helping out when you can.
11:30 AM –1 PM daily
The kids would love to have you there!
Stay in touch with the PTA through text messages. Don’t miss out!

Text “@flyers500” to 81010.

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Monday update- Important please read!!!

Good afternoon families~

Math homework-

Both grades are bringing home their exit tickets from today,  & parent tip sheets.

Please look over both!!!

4th grade- Lesson 4 all problems are to be completed. Here is the link for the video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aGtT0fmNjro&list=PLvolZqLMhJmkmsTaG9Cz42nKmTbD80_9z#action=share

5th grade~ Lesson 5 all problems are to be completed. Here is the link for the video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDxYa9hvaY4&list=PLvolZqLMhJmnZiH0mC0RtuwOidlwQVWNN#action=share

 

Important Notes & Reminders:

PTA raffle tickets are coming home.

5th grade t-shirt money due! Thanks to those that already returned this.

Spelling and Book study note.

Tomorrow- I will send home picture day forms. Mark your calendars- Picture day is 9/27/18!

Late start- 9/19/18.

Popcorn Friday- 9/21/18.

Media center checkout was postponed until 9/24/18.

I think that is it for now!

Have a great rest of the day.
Mrs. Currie

This week at a glance…9/17-9/21

Good afternoon families~
I hope everyone is enjoying this beautiful weekend!

A couple reminders & important dates:

Late start- 9/19/18

Popcorn Friday- 5th Grade parents. Click on the link below to help with this.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4caaa72da4fd0-20182019

5th GRADE PARENTS~ 5th grade t-shirt orders are due, please send in the $$ and order forms soon.

Instrumental music~ There is still time to sign up!!! I encourage students to try this.

Library check out- Will be on Mondays. Our first checkout is tomorrow 9/17.

ELA~

We are starting our book study- I am looking for each student to bring in their own copy of Auggie & Me. I will provide some copies.  We will begin with whole group lessons, but by the end of the week I would like each student to have a copy.

Spelling~ We will begin week #2 this week. Remember all spelling is completed online through I-Learn. Students can work on the projects and activities at home. Our new friends to my class are catching on, but we are still working out some glitches.

Writing~ Introduce Narrative writing.

Math~ Lesson 4-6 this week. At this point in the school year, I would like to complete 3 lessons per week. Look for a new Parent Tip sheet coming home.

Social Studies~ Government! Constitution Day is tomorrow 9/17/18!

Science~ We will begin Mystery Science this week.

Leader in Me- 7 Habits~ Growth Mindset vs. Fixed Mindset…

Have a great rest of the day!

Best,

Mrs. Currie

 

Update…9/12/18

4th Grade Math Homework

Here is the video:

https://embarc.online/mod/page/view.php?id=751

Students are to must do: Numbers 3 (a & b), 4 (a)

Number 4 b & c are Try It’s (Meaning they can attempt it)

Number 5- Challenge

 

5th Grade Math Homework

Video:

https://embarc.online/mod/page/view.php?id=258

Students are to must do: Numbers  1 & 2

Number 4- is a Must do

Number 5 (a & b)- Try It (Meaning they can attempt it)

Good luck!

Mrs. Currie

This week at a glance…9/10-9/14

Good afternoon families~

Here’s this upcoming week at a glance.

ELA~ Students will continue to be tested on DRA (Developmental Reading Assessment), we will continue to practice Daily 5 as well.
Mid-week, I will share what genre and first book title we will be studying for reading groups.

I will model how the reading responses are suppose to be set up, so the students can begin this at home. Three will be due October 8th.

Writing~ Begin Narrative writing.

Spelling~ We will continue getting comfortable with spelling this week. Students first test will be Friday, the 14th. I will be sending home a note describing the spelling.

Math~ Lesson 2 & 3 will be completed this week.

Science~ Introduce the first science unit to both grades.  4th- Energy 5th-Properties of Matter mixtures

Social Studies~ Government unit for both grades, with the emphasis on Constitution Day this week.

Book Fair preview- 9/10/18

Book Fair- 9/11-9/13 Noon-4:00 Open during OPEN HOUSE

NWEA- 9/12/18- Science

NWEA- 9/13/18-Language

Open House- 9/13 6:00-7:30 p.m.

Friday- 9/14 Half day. Dismissal 11:45 a.m. Staff Professional Development PM.

Have a great rest of the day!!

Best,

Mrs. Currie

 

Math Helpful Tips….

I am attaching a U-tube video for each grade to help with Module 1- Lesson 1. I hope you find this useful. It reteaches the lesson, I taught today.

4th~ https://embarc.online/mod/page/view.php?id=749

5th~https://embarc.online/mod/page/view.php?id=256.

Have a great weekend!

Mrs. Currie

Also, below is a message from the PTA.

Our Fall Scholastic Book Fair is next week!

We still need lots of volunteers to help.  Please take a look at the schedule and sign up here:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4caaa72da4fd0-fall

Our first Scholastic book fair of the 2018-2019 school year will be held from September 10-14.  Preview day will be held all day on the 10th, sale days will be the 11th-13th from noon until 4:00 PM.  We will also be open during Open House!  We will need volunteers to help children pick out books, cashier, clean up and set up.  Any volunteer who is signed up through Sign Up Genius will receive five dollars for each shift they work!  Look forward to seeing you there!  If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Bazzi at queennix29@gmail.com.