April 22

This week 4.22.24

This week’s homework schedule – EVERY NIGHT READ for 20 minutes/100 minutes per week, mark it on your bookmark:

4.22: Monday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark – Math Apply HW23:137-142: 1-6

4.23: Tuesday- Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, HW24: 143-148:1-5

4.24: Wednesday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply HW25: 149-154: 1-4

4.25: Thursday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply HW26: 155-158: 1-4

4.26: Friday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, HW27: 159-162: 1-4

4/22 – 4/26: variant vowel sound /au, aw, all/: August, maul, fault, paused, because, faucet, auction, walked, stalling, unlawful, thawing, pawn

Early Release Tuesday!

Yearbook orders due Friday, April 26

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Don’t forget to turn in your DSO field trip permission slip! I need 2 more students to turn in their permission slips.

Testing Season – please make sure your student has eaten a good breakfast (protein not sugar), has a healthy snack and has gotten enough sleep. Please continue to practice iReady pathways, this will help students improve their scores for both the iReady test next week and the MSTEP test this week. We will test on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday mornings. Please arrive on time.

April 15

This Week…

This week’s homework schedule – EVERY NIGHT READ for 20 minutes/100 minutes per week, mark it on your bookmark:

4.15: Monday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark – Math Apply HW19: 117-118: 5-7

4.16: Tuesday- Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, HW20: 119-124: 1-5

4.17: Wednesday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply HW21: 125-129: 1-3

4.18: Thursday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply HW22: 133-134: 1-6

4.19: Friday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark

4/15 – 4/19 Greek and Latin roots: abrupt, archaeology, geologist, disrupt, archaic, geology, corrupt, archaeologist, geography, interrupt, geometry, erupt

Early Release Tuesday!

Yearbook orders due Friday, April 19

https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/order/Lookupjob?jobnumber=14568324

Don’t forget to turn in your DSO field trip permission slip!

April 8

This Week…

I hope everyone has a wonderful safe couple of days off from school. Happy Eid to everyone who celebrates!

This week’s homework schedule – EVERY NIGHT READ for 20 minutes/100 minutes per week, mark it on your bookmark:

4.8: Monday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark

4.9: Tuesday- No School

4.10: Wednesday – No School

4.11: Thursday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark,

4.12: Friday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages:107-112: 1-7

M-Step starts next week for 4th grade. We test Reading and Math in M-Step in 4th grade.

April 4

The Upper Elementary Black History and Alternative Energy Fair TODAY

Please remember everyone in 3rd -5th will be dismissed from the cafeteria. Please park in the back parking lot so you do not disrupt the lower elementary dismissal. K-2 Siblings will be waiting at the back door with Mrs Polster. Come to the back door, collect your younger children and then proceed to the cafeteria to enjoy the fair, when you are done looking at the fair, please check out with your student’s teacher before you leave. Please take your lap books and alternative energy posters home, when you leave. You don’t have to stay until 5 pm, you may leave whenever you want to.

The Upper Elementary Black History and Alternative Energy Fair

Location: Cafeteria Thursday, April 4th 

PreK-2nd 2:00-2:45 Parents 4:00-5:00 PM

Please join us on 4/4 to see the Lapbooks that 3rd – 5th graders created on some famous people in Black History.  The Green Team will also have projects they created on different types of alternative energy.  Parents will park in the back parking lot and come inside to see the fair and pick up their child inside.  Students in 3rd-5th will not be dismissed outside that day. 

I hope everyone had a great week off and everybody got a chance to rest. I did! My family safely visited the Grand Canyon (the nightmares I had the week before were nothing to laugh about!).

Check your child’s planner and red folder.

Please sign and return the report card envelope, so I know you received the report card AND we can reuse the envelope. 

Check out my End of Year Important Dates page on the right. I put everything I know so far onto it to help you all plan and know what is happening. 🙂

This week’s homework schedule – EVERY NIGHT READ for 20 minutes/100 minutes per week, mark it on your bookmark:

4.1: Monday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark – Math Apply pages: 75-80: 1-6

4.2: Tuesday- Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, 81-86: 1-5

4.3: Wednesday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages 87-92:1-5

4.5: Thursday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages : 93-98: 1-5

4.6: Friday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages: 99-104: 1-5

April 1

This Week 4.1.24

The Upper Elementary Black History and Alternative Energy Fair

Location: Cafeteria

Thursday, April 4th 

PreK-2nd 2:00-2:45

Parents 4:00-5:00 PM

Please join us on 4/4 to see the Lapbooks that 3rd – 5th graders created on some famous people in Black History.  The Green Team will also have projects they created on different types of alternative energy.  Parents will park in the back parking lot and come inside to see the fair and pick up their child inside.  Students in 3rd-5th will not be dismissed outside that day. 

I hope everyone had a great week off and everybody got a chance to rest. I did! My family safely visited the Grand Canyon (the nightmares I had the week before were nothing to laugh about!).

Some students are coming home today with LATE Work that needs to be completed and returned by Thursday 4.4.24. Check your child’s planner and red folder.

Please sign and return the report card envelope, so I know you received the report card AND we can reuse the envelope. 🙂

Spring Picture Day tomorrow. Early Release tomorrow!

Check out my End of Year Important Dates page on the right. I put everything I know so far onto it to help you all plan and know what is happening. 🙂

This week’s homework schedule – EVERY NIGHT READ for 20 minutes/100 minutes per week, mark it on your bookmark:

4.1: Monday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark – Math Apply pages: 75-80: 1-6

4.2: Tuesday- Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, 81-86: 1-5

4.3: Wednesday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages 87-92:1-5

4.5: Thursday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages : 93-98: 1-5

4.6: Friday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages: 99-104: 1-5

March 22

We need a couple more students to turn in their Kensington Nature Center (May 31) Field Trip permission slip and money April 1. Don’t forget!

NO SCHOOL next week: March 25-March 29, 2024

If your student has time next week he/she should do two lessons on I-Ready Pathways. Two lessons in Reading and two lessons in Math.  We will be testing i-Ready starting April 15 and then moving to M-Step testing.

Report Cards are coming home today! Check your child’s folder plus we cleaned out lockers, so have your student clean out their backpacks. 🙂

Homework: READ and RELAX! Have a wonderful, safe break!!

March 21

Green Team after school today. Parent Meeting today 3:00 PM! PTA Meeting today 6:00 PM!

Friday is Pajama Day! Wear your PJ’s to school. 🙂

Some students are coming home today with LATE Work that needs to be completed and returned by Thursday 3.21.24. Check your child’s planner and red folder.

This week’s homework schedule – EVERY NIGHT READ for 20 minutes/100 minutes per week, mark it on the March is Reading Month calendar:

3.18: Monday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark – Math Apply pages: : 51-56: 1-3

3.19: Tuesday- Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, 57-60: 1-3

3.20: Wednesday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages 61-66:1-4

3.21: Thursday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages 67-72: 1-5

3.22: Friday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark

Please join us for a parent partnership meeting! When:  Thursday, March 21 from 3:00-3:45  Where: in the Howe School Cafeteria Topic: We will be discussing iReady Reports and Personalized Learning. We hope to see you here!

Please join the Howe PTA for a meeting on Thursday, March 21st at 6pm via Zoom

Join Zoom Meeting
https://dearbornschools-org.zoom.us/j/81449901169?pwd=d3l6OGx1cmZ4M3cxZEJwVGd1RGcrUT09

Meeting ID: 814 4990 1169
Passcode: 584920

Kensington Nature Center (May 31) Field Trip permission slip and money due Friday 3.22.

NO SCHOOL next week: March 25-March 29, 2024

March 20

Update!

There is snow on the playground and grassy areas bring an extra pair of shoes or boots to school today!

Hat Day – Bring a dollar and wear a hat!

Friday is Pajama Day! Wear your PJ’s to school. 🙂

Some students are coming home today with LATE Work that needs to be completed and returned by Thursday 3.21.24. Check your child’s planner and red folder.

This week’s homework schedule – EVERY NIGHT READ for 20 minutes/100 minutes per week, mark it on the March is Reading Month calendar:

3.18: Monday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark – Math Apply pages: : 51-56: 1-3

3.19: Tuesday- Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, 57-60: 1-3

3.20: Wednesday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages 61-66:1-4

3.21: Thursday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages 67-72: 1-5

3.22: Friday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark

Tuesday is early release.

The fifth-grade class is hosting another Hat Day Fundraiser Wednesday to support their fifth-grade field trip and promotion activities. Students can donate $1 and wear their favorite hats for the day. Thank you for supporting our fifth graders!

Please join us for a parent partnership meeting! When:  Thursday, March 21 from 3:00-3:45  Where: in the Howe School Cafeteria Topic: We will be discussing iReady Reports and Personalized Learning. We hope to see you here!

Please join the Howe PTA for a meeting on Thursday, March 21st at 6pm via Zoom

Join Zoom Meeting
https://dearbornschools-org.zoom.us/j/81449901169?pwd=d3l6OGx1cmZ4M3cxZEJwVGd1RGcrUT09

Meeting ID: 814 4990 1169
Passcode: 584920

Kensington Nature Center (May 31) Field Trip permission slip and money due Friday 3.22.

NO SCHOOL next week: March 25-March 29, 2024

March 18

This Week’s Reminders

Some students are coming home today with LATE Work that needs to be completed and returned by Thursday 3.21.24. Check your child’s planner and red folder.

This week’s homework schedule – EVERY NIGHT READ for 20 minutes/100 minutes per week, mark it on the March is Reading Month calendar:

3.18: Monday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark – Math Apply pages: : 51-56: 1-3

3.19: Tuesday- Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, 57-60: 1-3

3.20: Wednesday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages 61-66:1-4

3.21: Thursday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark, Math Apply pages 67-72: 1-5

3.22: Friday – Read for 20 minutes and mark it on your bookmark

Tuesday is early release.

The fifth-grade class is hosting another Hat Day Fundraiser Wednesday to support their fifth-grade field trip and promotion activities. Students can donate $1 and wear their favorite hats for the day. Thank you for supporting our fifth graders!

Please join us for a parent partnership meeting! When:  Thursday, March 21 from 3:00-3:45  Where: in the Howe School Cafeteria Topic: We will be discussing iReady Reports and Personalized Learning. We hope to see you here!

Please join the Howe PTA for a meeting on Thursday, March 21st at 6pm via Zoom

Join Zoom Meeting
https://dearbornschools-org.zoom.us/j/81449901169?pwd=d3l6OGx1cmZ4M3cxZEJwVGd1RGcrUT09

Meeting ID: 814 4990 1169
Passcode: 584920

Kensington Nature Center (May 31) Field Trip permission slip and money due Friday 3.22.

NO SCHOOL next week: March 25-March 29, 2024