Fultonville News

January 11-15, 2016

Upcoming Events

Jan. 14 - Parent Club meeting at 6:00pm in the E2 Media Center

Jan. 15 - "Jeans for Jacara Day" - Students and staff may wear jeans today if they make a monetary donation to help a member of our ACS family.

Jan. 18 - No School (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)

Jan. 22 - Dress Like Your Favorite Teacher (or Principal) Day - No charge!

Jan. 28 - Skating Party at Anderson Roll Arena from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Admission $3.00, skate rental $2.75.


Checking Grades

Students learned how to check their grades on power school today. Please make sure you are checking these grades at home with your student. We are only one week in to the new grading period and I already have several students with missing assignments.

States and Capitals

Students will now be learning all of their states and capitals. This week they are responsible for knowing the following:


AK - Juneau, Alaska

CA - Sacramento, California

HI - Honolulu, Hawaii

ID - Boise, Idaho

NV - Carson City, Nevada

OR - Salem, Oregon

WA - Olympia, Washington


Students will need to know the state, capital, abbreviation, and location on a map. Please be studying these nightly.

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Spelling List

1. circulation

2. comprehension

3. conclusion

4. decoration

5. expansion

6. hibernation

7. imitation

8. persuasion

9. illustration

10. pollution

11. erosion

12. creation

13. explosion

14. intention

15. operation

Vocabulary

1. antagonize - cause (someone) to become hostile.

2. anxious -experiencing worry, unease, or nervousness, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome.

3. dictator -a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who has obtained power by force.

4. conquer -overcome and take control of (a place or people) by use of military force.

5. victorious -having won a victory; triumphant.