Mrs. Kennedy's Classroom

Where kids become scholars...

Week of January 6th

Important Classroom Dates

January 6th - Students Return from BREAK!!!!

January 7th - Report Cards Go Home

January 12th- Demonstrations for 4-H (Required)

January 12th - Awards Night 6 PM

January 18th - No School, Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 21st - Library Night

January 28th - Early Dismissal 7:30-11 AM

February 15th - No School, President's Day

What We Are Learning

For Quick resources click on the links, for additional resources visit my webpage section, "weekly resources"

  • Math - Equivalent Fractions, and Comparing Fractions
  • Reading -Finding Text Evidence to support our answers
  • Writing - RAFT - POW TIDE - RIDE Strategies for writing multi-paragraph essays
  • Social Studies - 13 colonies - Middle Colonies

Noteworthy News


Click this link to access MOBY MAX, a great program that will help strengthen weak areas!


This is the website for our weekly homework codes. Students seem to love the competition and doing homework online. Encourage students to work until they get 100% on the quiz for extra practice and extra class points!

Vocabulary Words

No new words this week :)


  • Sign your student's agenda each night
  • Check Class Dojo to follow up on student behavior
  • Use Class Dojo to communicate with Mrs. Kennedy
  • If students want to improve assessment grades, they can sign up in class for a re-take to take the assessment again in the 9 weeks.
  • Students need to have memorized and be ready to pass off any outstanding multiplication facts when they return from break. If they have facts to memorize, they will be working on those during part of recess/LOP


Reading Homework - Read 15-20 minutes Monday - Thursday and fill in one square on your reading log nightly


The students are doing wonderful in completing their homework on the website quizizz. They have proven to be motivated and doing well on the content! Each night there will be 1-2 required quizizz's to complete and additional bonus quizizz's for extra points.

Quizizz codes will be written in agendas and sent on Dojo as well!

Please simply send a note if students can not access the internet; they will be excused or given time in the morning to complete.

Assessments This Week

  • Multiplication facts
  • Spiral Review assessment with MICA questions covering previous skills as review