Ms. Schaum's Class Newsletter

Week of April 11-15, 2016

Nut Free Classroom

We have some learners with severe nut allergies, so our classroom is designated as a nut free zone. Please do not send any food to school that contains nuts. Thank you for helping us keep our classroom safe for all learners!

Curriculum Corner

Reading: We will be learning about different genres of fiction.


Writing: We will learn about the different parts of speech. This week we will learn about adverbs.


Math: We will be learning about the features of 2D shapes.


Science: We will be continuing a PBL on Objects in the sky. This week we will finish our projects and present them to 2nd grade!


Social Studies: We will be learning about American Symbols.

Upcoming Dates

April 12 - Field Trip Money Due


April 13 - Spring Picture Day, Class Pictures


April 19 - Zoo Field Trip

Reminders and Announcements

If you pick up your learner out front when school dismisses, your learner must walk all the way to 1A's spot on the concrete before he/she may leave with you. Please do not try to take your learner out of line until we have reached our spot....thank you!

Class Schedule

7:50 Morning Work/Morning Meeting

8:15 Interactive Read Aloud

8:30 Math

9:30 Science/Social Studies

10:30 Recess

11:05 Lunch

11:40 Handwriting

12:00 Word Work

12:30 Reader's Workshop

1:05 Writer's Workshop

2:00 Specials

2:50 Daily Reflections/Pack

3:05 Dismissal



Library Day: Monday 8:30am



Specials Schedule - we are on a five day rotation

Day 1 - PE

Day 2 - Art

Day 3 - PE

Day 4 - Computers

Day 5 - Music