NWEA Begins

This week we begin NWEA Testing.  Students will not take more than 1 test in a day.

 

Our class begins tomorrow with Reading and Thursday with Math.

 

Make ups will be scheduled as needed.

 

We will continue next week with Science and Language Usage

Dates to Remember

Upcoming Events:

May 13th: NWEA Testing Begins (I will provide our class schedule starting next week for testing)

May 15th: Late Start

May 20th: Parent Meeting

May 24th-27th: No School

May 28th: STEAM Week

May 29th: BMX Bike Assembly

May 30th: Orchestra Assembly

June 3rd-5th: No School

June 14th: 8th Grade Promotional Ceremony

June 14th: Last Day of School!

 

PBIS Reward

April PBIS Reward is this week.

Wednesday is 7th grade

Thursday is 8th grade

Friday is 6th grade

 

The reward will be outdoor recess with a variety of activities.  Indoor option will be available if it is raining.

 

Also, 8th grade will be going to HYPE on Friday for their field trip!!

Short Week

Just a reminder that we have NO SCHOOL on Friday.  Spelling Test will be on Thursday this week.

We have begun Mi-Access Testing.  Students will be testing this week and next week.  We should be done by the end of next week!!

Tests are in Language Arts, Math, and Science or Social Studies depending on grade level!!

Last Week Before Break

It’s the last week of school before spring break! I know the students are getting excited and antsy to be off and playing for a week.  We still have a lot of work to cover though.  It is also our PBIS March reward this week! It is a Cones and Phones.  Students will get to use their phones for 1 hour and get an ice cream.  It will take place during 6th hour.

Reward Dates:

Wednesday- 8th grade

Thursday-7th grade

Friday- 6th grade

 

Friday is the end of the marking period, all work is due by Wednesday.

No School next week April 1st-5th

Conferences Thursday April 11th.

End of the Marking Period

The end of the marking period is coming up! It seems so quick!! Next Friday (2 weeks) is the last day of the marking period.  Students will receive notes with missing work and have until next Monday (3/25) to turn it in.  Interactive Notebooks will be graded on 3/27 for the marking period.

 

 

Testing Time

This week we will be starting WIDA testing.  We will be testing on Wednesday and Thursday and doing any make ups after that.

We also will be continuing on with our lessons around testing.  In science we are moving forward with our weather and focusing on clouds and cloud types/formations.  In math we are continuing our focus on 3-dimensional shapes.  In Language Arts we are continuing with Authors Purpose but focusing on Informational Texts.

 

Upcoming News:

Wednesday, March 13th: Late Start

Friday, March 29th: End of Marking Period