Mrs. Johnston's Weekly Updates

March 15-19

Learning Targets for the Week

I CAN identify cause and effect. I CAN compare and contrast key details of 2 stories. I CAN write complete sentences, using correct capitalization, punctuation and learned phonics rules,

I CAN identify the long and short vowel sounds in words. I CAN read and spell 1 and 2 syllable word.

I CAN read a bar graph and answer questions based on the data. I CAN solve two step word problems.

I CAN identify wants and needs. I can name services versus goods. I can list ways to make money, strategies for saving money and, and areas I want to donate to.

Classroom News and Reminders

Charging Chromebooks- PLEASE be sure that your child's Chromebook is charged before coming to school each day.

25 Day Reading Challenge: Mrs. St. John has created a 25 Day Reading Challenge, I send the flyer home on Friday. There are different ideas for who the kids can read to, where they can read and types of books. We already checked off a few here, please try to work with your kiddos to check off more at home. It is due to Mrs. St. John on March 31 for an unnamed prize.

Reading Homework- Read 15-20 minutes .

Spelling Homework- Nightly assignment (see Green Folder for details)

Friday March 19th is a remote day. There will be no zoom meetings that day.


I believe communication is the way we are going to make this year an excellent success! I check my DOJO daily and repeatedly so please send me a message about any questions or concerns. If you need to call me please do that from 10-45-11:15 or 3:30-4:00.