The Barkley-Johnson Bulletin

Week of December 8th-12th

What are we learning?

ELA: We are working on Inferencing, Main Idea and Key Details in Informational Text. We are also in the middle of working on our Research Paper for Holidays Around the World. Please make sure you are working on your Physical Project at home.


Math: We are moving into our Geometry unit. We will be testing a week from Wednesday, on December 17th.

Important Information To Know

*We will be celebrating the holidays with a goodies on Wednesday, December 17th. Please check our SignUp Genius here to sign up to send in donations for our party. We are also asking for donations towards treat bags to give to our students. We appreciate all of your support!


*Please remember that this Wednesday is an Early Release Day and plan accordingly!


*Remember that our Holidays Around the World project is taking place right now. The physical project that is apart of the project should be completed at home, and is due Wednesday, December 17th.

*The next Outer Banks payment is due Wednesday, December 17th. $50 is due for just a student going, and $100 for both a parent and student.


*The Winter Holiday Concert is Wednesday, December 17th at 6:30pm in our gym.


*We are going to need to move Tutoring because of a standing meeting we have as a grade level on Tuesday mornings. READING tutoring will take place from 8:00-8:30 on Wednesdays. MATH tutoring will take place from 8:00-8:30 on Thursdays.


*Progress Reports will be coming home this Wednesday. Please go over the reports on your student's laptop and sign and return the slip that comes home.

Upcoming Dates to Remember

Wednesday, December 10th:

*Reading Tutoring: 8:00-8:20am

*Early Release Day: 1:00pm

*Progress Reports come home


Thursday, December 11th:

*Math Tutoring: 8:00-8:20am

*Treat Bag Goodies Due


Wednesday, December 17th:

*Reading Tutoring: 8:00-8:20am

*Holidays Around the World Physical Project Due

*Outer Banks Payment Due

*Holiday Class Celebration

*Winter Holiday Concert: 6:30pm


Thursday, December 18th:

*NO Math Tutoring


Friday, December 19th:

*Early Release Day: 1:00pm


Monday, December 22nd-Friday, January 2nd:

*Winter Break


Tuesday, January 13th and Wednesday, January 14th:

*2nd Quarter EOQs