Walker's Weekly

The classroom happenings in Room 105!

A note from Miss Walker

I hope you had a wonderful 3-day weekend and a lovely Valentine's Day! We are packing a lot of ISTEP prep and work with our novel, Holes, into this 4-day week. There will not be a Mountain Language list this week and we have come to the end of our root word study! Let's have a wonderful week! :)

Important Dates This Week:

Friday, February 12 - AR Test #3 DUE

In class this week:



- Ch. 28-40 w/ vocab. (rummaging, delirious, mirage, systematic, protruding, increments, altitude, precipice, gully)

Focus skill: Symbolism

Focus standard: Point of View


none this week


- Constructed Response (Yes Ma'am format) questions - based on Holes

-ISTEP writing prompt practice

NEW Classroom Behavior Plan

Recently, we have had a rise in classroom conflicts and disrespect to others. To help eliminate these issues, we had a meeting last week to determine some new classroom rules we will follow as well as determining a list of consequences and rewards for the class. Below is a picture of our new Classroom Agreement. I am very proud of the students for coming up with these ideas and creating this new plan! Please let me know if you have any questions regarding this new plan!
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Classroom Citizen of the Week

We had a 3-way tie last week for our Classroom Citizen of the Week! I love seeing that many students being rewarded for their great behavior and respectful attitude and actions! Congratulations Rosemarie Baca, Damonte Henderson, and Caroline Payton for setting such a great example in our classroom! Keep up the great work! :)

Contact Information

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