Mrs Baker's Newsletter

January 10th, 2019

What is going on?

Happy New Year! I hope you had a wonderful break. The kids are I had a good time making goals and finding our "one word" to level up in 2019!

We are doing some really fun activities next week and need some supplies. If you can donate please let me know. Thanks so much for the donations!

You can donate one or all- Whatever you can do- I am grateful for anything!

We need 5 packs of Oreo cookies- Phases of the Moon activity in Science (Thank you- Lu family)

White paper plates- 24 plates (Thank you- Lu family)

3 boxes of Cheeze it crackers- Area activity in Math

Please note: We have made a class goal for everyone in the class to earn Free tickets to Six Flags and Schlitterbahn! The deadline for the Waves of Pages is coming up quick! It is due on Jan. 18th. You don't need the actual form: just log it on one piece of paper.

This and That!

Jan. 14: Science Fair

Jan. 17: Report Cards Go Home

Jan. 18: Friday Assembly K-2 Waves of Pages Reading Log Due!

Jan. 21: School Holiday (MLK Jr. Day)

Feb. 20th: Six Flags Reading Logs due to earn free tickets to these parks.

PARENTS - MORNING SAFETY CONCERN: Car rider drop off line closes at 7:40 and side doors are locked, please drive to front of the building to drop off your child.

Science Fair

It’s that time of the year again!

Science Fair is right around the corner. We will need Science Fair Judges on Wednesday, January 14th from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. No science background needed!

Your job will be to talk with students about their science fair project,and fill out simple judging rubrics. There will be a brief training from 8:00-8:15 that day. It is OK if you cannot help the entire 4 hours, just let us know your availability in your email. Contact Laure Stroh at


Database password access from home

Parents, we have a new link on our research resources page that allows students to see our database usernames and passwords. Students must be logged into their district Google accounts to access this pdf. Parents may not access this page with a non-RRISD account.


Math Superstars Link

Like the Facebook page for updated information. The Facebook page is “Patsy Sommer Elementary Math Superstars”.

Just want to clarify that the new coach for all 2nd graders will be -

Math Superstars2.