Heisler's Herald

January 11th, 2016

News for you!

January 11th and 12th- Papa John's PTA fundraiser. See note in the Monday folder.

Important Dates

Dates to Remember

Please check Haiku for other important information

TAC Day- January 12th

No School- January 18th

Unit 6 Math Boxes- January 21st

Unit 6 Math Test- January 22nd

TAC Day- January 26th

SIX FLAGS READ TO SUCCEED PROGRAM

Please record the titles of the books and the minutes you are reading to the Six Flags Student Reading Log. This log will need to be returned by Tuesday, February 26th, 2016 to be eligible for the free tickets. So make one of your New Year’s Resolutions to read more … 360 minutes more!

Yearbook

Yearbooks can be ordered ONLINE ONLY @ YBPay.lifetouch.comwith the Yearbook ID Code : 10091016


Yearbooks are $15 again this year and will be on sale at least through January.

Girls on the Run

Would you be interested in helping to build the confidence of the young girls at Conley and have fun doing this? If so, you need to consider becoming a coach for Girls on the Run. Being a coach is easy, rewarding, and you don't have to run! Check out the website to learn more information about this great program!

http://www.gotrnwil.org/get-involved/coach

Young Author

Does your child like to write stories? If so, they might be interested in the Young Authors Contest here at Conley. Here are a couple of the important dates and details.


  • The due date will be February 26th!
  • A drop off box will be in the office after winter break.
  • Books should be labeled with names, teacher, and grade before turning in.


Click here to read more about the Young Authors Program.

Literacy

This week we are reading the story Leonardo’s Horse. Big Question of the Week ~ How do artists inspire furture generations?

Reading Skill ~ Main idea and details

Reading Strategy ~ Visualize

Grammar Focus~Principal parts of regular verbs

Word Analysis~ Greek and Latin Roots

Literary Term~ Tone

Vocabulary Focus~Greek and Latin Roots

Speling Focus~Compound Words

*Spelling and Weekly test will be on Friday.

Math

We will continue Unit 6 this week. We will cover topics such as sample size, sample data, and using benchmarks. We will also go over common denominators. Math boxes will be due on January 21st, and the test will be on January 22nd.

Social Studies

This week the students will finish learning about the events leading up to the Revolutionary War. We will then end the unit with war itself and the outcome. Next week will go back to science.

Birthdays

January Birthdays

Joanna 1/27

Hailey 1/27