Mrs. Nagel's Weekly Newsletter

March 10th, 2014

This Week: March 10th-14th

Monday Meeting- Join us for news, announcements, and reminders during our Monday Meeting at 11:00! We will have a chance to talk about the calendar, weather, number of the week, student(s) of the week, as well as finish with a great story!

Reading Groups will continue again this week! We will have four reading groups based on Guided Reading levels this quarter. This is the last week of reading classes for the quarter! Depending on your child's reading level when assessed at our quarter conference, new groups and times may be needed for next quarter!

  • Red Reading Group (Level B-D) Wednesday at 11:00
  • Green Reading Group (Level E-F) Thursday at 11:00
  • Blue Reading Group (Level G-I) Wednesday at 1:00
  • Purple Reading Group (Level J+) Thursday at 1:00

WIN (What I Need) Classes again this Tuesday! Depending on your student's individual needs, WIN classes will be offered. Some students may be with another teacher at this time practicing skills, some students will be with me. All WIN classes are Tuesday at 11:00. Last class for quarter will be March 18th.

Community Building Events

MNVA Elementary Community Building Events and outings for MNVA students and families are posted and added to daily! Be sure to check out the opportunities often!

Mrs. Nagel will be attending these upcoming CBE's:

  • February 21st - Children's Museum, St. Paul *Rescheduled for March 21st
  • April April 8th -Build a Book, Detroit Lakes
  • May - End of the Year Celebration, Bloomington

Check the website for more events >

http://www.minnesotava.new.rschooltoday.com/page/2612

What to work on this week?

  • Practice writing 2 sentences about author Eric Carle
  • Practice sight words
  • Log into Reading Eggs 2-3 times

3rd Quarter Conference Schedule: *updates made*

I will plan to talk with the Learning Coach for the first few minutes then complete the Sight Word Assessment and Guided Reading Benchmark Assessment with the students. Please log into the BBC classroom (Class Connect Area) at the time of our scheduled conference.

Please check conference time and contact Mrs. Nagel if a reschedule is needed.

March Classroom Calendar

Mrs. Nagel's 1st grade

Student of the Week

March 10th:

Izzy R.

Caden S.


March 17th:

Ava S.

Lilly T.


March 24th:

Ella L.

Gavin B.