Week 18 News


A warm welcome back to school as we enter 2016! I hope everyone got the chance to enjoy the holidays with family and is refreshed for new beginnings!

Thank you all very much for the generous Visa gift card! It was such a sweet gesture. I truly appreciate the thoughtfulness behind it. Thank you so much. :)

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Please visit our class site for this week's content.

We are kicking off the new year with a FIELD TRIP THIS FRIDAY, 1/8! Please submit the permission slip ASAP.

Please see below for news/reminders for what's happening this week!


1. Stormy/Rainy Week! Please keep umbrellas at home!

Looks like we are being blessed with a stormy/rainy week!

Please have children keep their umbrellas at home! They will not be needing it at school. We will be walking under a cover at all times.

2. Friday, 1/8--Natural History Museum Field Trip

Please submit the online permission slip as soon as possible! Thank you!


1. Khan Academy (OPTIONAL)

As a supplemental resource, I will be assigning Math work from khanacademy.org. This is a wonderful resource for students who would like more practice with the concepts taught at school or would like more challenging Math work.

The website adapts the questions based on each child's level. The more questions students answer correctly, the harder the problems will get. The program will also make problems easier if students are struggling with correctly answering the problems.

Please see below on how to sign up. This information will also be posted on our class site under "Parent Resources".

  1. Sign up at khanacademy.org (or log in with their existing accounts)
  2. Visit khanacademy.org/coaches
  3. There, in the "Add a coach" field, enter the class code XEEF4D


Natural History Museum Field Trip

Friday, Jan. 8th, 8:45am-2pm

900 Exposition Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA

Please submit the online permission slip ASAP. Thank you!

Have a FABULOUS week! :)