Mrs. Lyons's Newsletter

December 1-5, 2014

Mark Your Calendar:

December 11: December Book Orders are due. If you'd like to order online, please place your order by the end of the school day Thursday, the 11th.

December 11: Stagecoach Family Night at 5:30

December 18: Christmas Party and Early Dismissal at 2:00

  • If you'd like to send stocking stuffers (like pencils, peanut-free candies, erasers, etc.), we will pass them out at the party.

December 19: Early Dismissal at 2:00

December 22 through January 2: Christmas Break

January 5: Students return to school.

This Week

  • Spelling: We will begin working on new words this week. Students will be given a copy to practice at home. If your child has been working on homophones (pink words), we will divide the words into two smaller groups and test on Thursday and Friday.

  • Reading: Students will be given a new Home Reading Log for this week which will be due back to class next Monday.

  • Writing: Students will begin creating a collection of writings for a Holiday Scrapbook. It will contain a variety of types of writing, including narratives, poetry, and informational essays.

  • Math: We will begin learning about division. Students can now log on to to practice their math skills. See the link below and use the class code vyinv5.
My Capstone Library

Username is Stagecoach and the password is read.


Username is Stagecoach and the password is books.

Front Row

Use the code vyinv5 to log in.