Mrs. Mercado's Tribal News

Important Updates from the Leading Mercado Tribe

May 8-12


Frontier Theatre Field Trip:

Tomorrow, Tuesday, May 9th the 4th-grade classes will be taking a fun educational field trip to the Frontier Theatre. This field trip costs $7/students. If you have not returned the permission forms and/or money, please send with your student tomorrow. If it is not in before we leave, your student will not be able to join us on the trip.

Field Day:

Friday is FIELD DAY!!!!! This is always a fun day that the students and teachers always have a blast with. Your child will be getting WET WET WET!!!! Please make sure to pack: towel, dry clothes, AND shoes in a PLASTIC bag. Your child may bring sunscreen to apply as well as encouraged to have a water bottle. Please talk to them about being a good sport (Think Win-Win and Synergizing).

Chromebook Collection:

4th-grade will be COLLECTING all chromebooks, cases, AND chargers next Wednesday, May 17th. Please make sure you have located all of these items (if you are missing something the district will be in contact with you about paying for missing items) and send them with your student on this day. A flyer will be coming home with your child today (Monday, May 8).

Carver Civil War Reenactment:

On Thursday, May 18th the 4th-grade classes will be traveling to Carver Middle School to watch the 8th-grade students perform the Civil War Reenactment. A permission slip will go home with them today, Monday. We need these back by next Tuesday, May 16. Students will not need a sack lunch!

What's Going On This Week in the Tribe

Writing - We will continue our Fantasy Writing Unit.

Math - We will be working our unit on Patterns and Sequencing.

Content We will be learning about how our Government came to be. (Articles of Confederation, Bill of Rights, and 3 Branches of Government)

7 Habits

Habit 1 - Be Proactive

Habit 2 - Begin With the End in Mind

Habit 3 - Put First Things First

Habit 4 - Think Win-Win

Habit 5 - Seek First to Understand, Then to be Understood

Habit 6 - Synergize

Habit 7 - Sharpen the Saw

Important Events

May 9th: Frontier Theatre Field Trip

May 12th: Field Day

May 18th: Civil War Reenactment Field Trip to Carver

May 22nd: End of Year Leader Assembly

May 22nd: Last Day of School (Release at 1:30)

*Learn, Live, Lead Together*