The Weekly Scoop

January 19, 2016

School News

The school-wide spelling bee is scheduled for Thursday at 2PM.


The Snowball Dance is scheduled for Friday night. As you probably heard, snow is in the forecast. A decision will be made on Thursday whether or not to postpone the dance.


We have access to a new math program called First in Math. We have used it some in class. It can be accessed from home. Apparently kids are really enjoying using it at home. Your child should know their login and password (student ID; birthday with / and a 4 digit year.)

Subject by Subject

In language arts we will work on our reports and work on our Benchmark Literacy rotations. In math we will continue to work on Topic 10 fractions. In science we will have a quiz on the moon phases on Thursday. Students should begin studying SOL4.8 the last two pages of the study guide. In social studies we will have a quiz on the first page and a half of the study guide on Friday. If there is no school, the quiz will be given on the next school day.


The following students have 11 AR points: Jackson, Travis, Davis, Graham, Ruby, Caleb, Kimoni, Alec, and Milind. Congratulations! I will print the names of students with 13 points next week. Please keep reading. Some students need to take AR quizzes.