The Holiday Store will be held December 2-5 this year in
Room 6 (Ms. Gould’s old room). Devon Greenan sent a
sign up form, and most spaces are filled. If you did not
sign up your class yet and want to bring your students,
please contact Devon at email@example.com. Please
remember that by signing up you have agreed to have
your homeroom parent or another volunteer come
with your class to assist the students. Lower grades will
need multiple volunteers as the children have a difficult
time budgeting and need more assistnance. We have an
extremely hard time of getting enough volunteers to
work the store, which is why last year we had only
students come who brought money to school.
Feedback after the event was that teachers preferred
bringing their classes. We are happy to do that, but we
have to have you bring some volunteers to assist your
How you can help: Make sure parents know when your
class is signed up to attend the Holiday Store, so
students can bring money that day! Items run between
25¢ and $13, with most items under $5.
Ask early for class volunteers, so parents can mark their
Don’t forget that the class that brings in the most Box
Tops/Labels for the year will receive a $50 Visa card!
Ms. Caley’s class is in the overall lead right now with
784 Box Tops/Labels.
5419 Box Tops have been submitted so far this year!
(That equals $541.90!) We also had 510 Labels for
How you can help: Continue to submit Box Tops and Labels for Education. We cannot accept expired labels!
What we have been doing
Shared reading that connects to our SS Westward expansion unit has been how we have been practicing this skill. We have discussed recording on our paper or a sticky note if we make connections, find out new words, have a prediction, question or wondering.
We have wrapped up our unit on continental and oceanic landforms. Next week we will begin our unit on Mixtures and Solutions.
We just wrapped up our unit on multiplication and are moving into a new chapter on division. I am proud to say that 94% of my class was proficient or better on the chapter 2 math test! :)