Mrs. Wells' Reader

November 30th-December 4th

Topics This Week

Reading-Students will take their Main Idea test, and then we will introduce fables, myths, and folktales.

Writing-Students will research an opinion writing choice and begin creating a persuasive piece.

Social Studies-North Carolina Government

Math-Introduction to the Distributive Property of Multiplication

Fundations-Unit 5

  • Introduce the schwa in words


I am starting to use Remind which is allows me to safely and efficiently communicate with students & parents about important classroom information and school activities. You can sign up as a parent and choose to receive messages by text, email, or in our app. I am attaching the doc below showing the directions on how to sign up.

My son's teacher uses this at North Windy Ridge, and I have really enjoyed it. I just wanted to make sure I was reaching all of my families.

Below are some pictures our the kids while dissecting owl pellets, and some of the students presenting the new composting system this morning to the students.

Holiday Lunch-Mrs. Callihan asked me to send the information below out to everyone.

Hello room reps,

Claxton Staff Holiday Luncheon is scheduled for this Friday, December 4th. The third grade families are providing lunch and gift cards to the staff. However, for each teacher and assistant to be able to enjoy the lunch, we are asking for parent volunteers to cover the class during lunch. One or two parents will be needed for each classroom. Please see the attached lunch schedule and let us know once you have your classroom covered. My email is (Friday is not an early release day, so please look at the Regular Lunch Schedule.) Thanks so much for your help. Kelly and Dawn Staff Appreciation Co-Chairs

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Upcoming Dates

December 2nd-MidTerm Reports go home

December 10th-Annual Storytelling Festival

December 16th-Holiday Dance beginning at 3:30 pm until 4:45 pm

  • Permission Slips will be sent out later next month.

December 17th- Winter Concert