Mrs. Baker's Class Newsletter

Poplar Road Elementary School---Camp 112


September 22-ECHS Homecoming Parade and Partner's Pizza Spirit Night

October 1- $3 donation for Fall Festival classroom basket due

October 6- Title I Annual Meeting (8:15am and 5:00pm)

October 17-21 Bus Driver Appreciation Week

October 20- Fall Family Conference Night

October 24-28 Red Ribbon Week

October 28- Fall Festival (5:30-8:00)

Week at a Glance


Dan's Pet

Focus skill: Characters and Setting


Our phonics focus will be consonant digraph /ch/.

Language Arts:

Asking and Telling Sentences


Addition Strategies

Social Studies:

Johnny Appleseed

Camper of the Week


The camper of the week gets to be the line leader for the week. The student also gets to share their “All About Me” poster.

Phonics Words (Spelling)---Spelling test will be on Friday

1. chip

2. chin

3. chop

4. chat

5. lunch

6. munch

7. bunch

8. punch

9. Chad

10. chap

11. inch

12. pinch

Vocabulary Words (Recognize by Sight)

day, every, her, said, was, with, I'll, pet, hen, chick

Notes from the Teacher

*Please remember to send a snack with your child daily.

*Please check the front pocket of the black folder (C.A.M.P Folder) and sign your child's agenda daily.

*Reading tests will be given on Thursdays. Practice reading the story each night and ask your child questions about the story. The story is included in the homework packet.

*Spelling tests are given on Fridays. Study the words given in the homework packet.

*FRY Words- Words have to be known by sight within 3 seconds or less. (This nine weeks the first 50.) I have highlighted the words your child knows. Practice the words not highlighted and review known words.

*Treats for Birthdays: If you plan on sending cupcakes for your child's birthday, please let me know in advance. Also, we celebrate your child's birthday during their lunch time which is between 11:40-12:10.

*We are off to a great first week with learning the Panther Way. Please continue to discuss with your child the expectations for the school. This includes classroom, hallway, restroom, and lunchroom behavior.

*This newsletter will normally come home on Sunday night or Monday afternoon. If for some reason your e-mail address changes please send me the new one.

* Remind 101 allows teachers to communicate with parents about upcoming events. To sign up for text messages text 81010 and in the message put @presbaker1.

* Continue collecting Box Tops and send them to school with your child. Our PTO turns them in for money to use at our school.