The Nordtvedt News

September 6th-9th

Volunteers Needed

I am in need of a volunteer that could come in and help with correcting papers and miscellaneous projects on Friday afternoons. Also a volunteer for Monday Folders on Monday mornings. If you are interested, please email me at jnordtve@shakopee.k12.mn.us.

What Are We Working On This Week?

Character Education: Overview of basic school safety and general expectations


Reader's Workshop: launching our reader's workshop. Students should always have a chapter book to read at school (from our media center, home, my classroom library, the public library, etc.).


Spelling/Word Study: Week #4. Students will receive their list on Monday and test on Friday. Please encourage your child to study his/her words each night.


Writer's Workshop: launching our writer's workshop


Math: Unit 1 - Multiplication and Division


Science: Unit 1 - How Scientists Work


Social Studies: this subject is taught by Mrs. Kornder. Please check your child's agenda daily to see if they have homework in this area. Questions, please email mkornder@shakopee.k12.mn.us .

Reminders:

*September 9th - classroom student council elections (students should sign-up before)

*September 9th - PTO Family Picnic and Movie Night at 6:30pm

*September 22nd - Cedar Lake Farm field trip (more info will be sent later)

Our Hopes for the Year

Contact Information

The best way to contact me is by email, but if you have an urgent need please call the front office at 952-496-5922.