Coughenour Communication


September 19, 2016

Dear Families,

Our field trip is quickly approaching. If you have not already done so, please turn in your permission slip as soon as possible. Also, don't forget our Lemonade Stand is coming up this Thursday during Open House. Please complete and return the sign up if your child can help.


Book Fair Sept 16-23 (8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily)

GRANDPARENT’S DAY for K-2: Monday, September 19 (7:30-8:50 a.m.)

GRANDPARENT’S DAY for 3-5: Wednesday, September 21 (7:30-8:50 a.m.)

OPEN HOUSE Thursday, September 22 (4:30-6 p.m.)

Important Dates

September 22: Open House @ 4:30-6:00

September 23: Homework Due!

September 23: Spelling Test

September 26: 2nd grade field trip to the Ozarks Food Harvest Farm

September 30: Leadership Assembly @ 9:30

October 3: Fall Picture Day

October 4: Jaguar Junction

October 4: Treasures of the City

Spelling Practice - Test Friday, Sept. 23rd

Word List: he, so, she, plot, belt, shop, help, sock, shelf, neck, clock, nest

Tricky Words: what, where, when

Practice Sentence: Where is the sock shop?

Math Workshop

This week in Math Workshop we will review and test over Unit 1 to show how much we've grown over the last few weeks. We will also begin our next unit over number patterns. Test over unit 1 will be on Tuesday, September 20th.

Writer's Workshop

This week in Writer's Workshop we are continuing to study the writing process focusing specifically on the revising and editing stages.

Reader's Workshop

This week in Reader's Workshop our guided reading groups will be in full swing. We will also focus on making Text-to-Text, Text-to-World, and Text-to-Self connections with our literature to improve comprehension.

Social Studies

This week in Social Studies we will continue our journey towards discovering what it means to be a good citizen. We will share our research regarding national symbols and will synergize to create a classroom symbol that best represents us.