Mrs. Murphy's Musings

News from Room 22 - October 24, 2014

Book Fair

Please drop by the media center next week to support our book fair. There are so many fantastic books at great prices. - You won't want to pass up an opportunity to save money and support Solana Highlands at the same time! Shopping hours are from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. daily.


Happy shopping!

Parent-Teacher Conferences

Fall parent teacher conferences are next week. The children will be dismissed at noon each day.


Please check our class wiki to check your scheduled conference time.


http://wiki.sbsd.k12.ca.us/display/class/SH+Room+22+Fall+Conference+Schedule


Remember to login to the wiki:

Username = child's first and last name (with NO space)

Password = child's four digit password used for school login, compass learning, etc.


I look forward to meeting with all of you very soon!

Gold Medal Reading Program

Our Gold Medal Reading program has started. You may enter the books your child is reading AND the books that you are reading to your child.


Here is the link for the login page:

http://www.goldmedalreading.org/login.html

Username= your child's first and last name (with NO space)

Password = your child's four digit password


Happy reading!

Next Week's Curriculum Focus-


Essential Question: What is the main idea of what you read, and what are the details that support the main idea? (This is a good question to ask when reading at home.)

High Frequency words: live, many, out, place
Phonemic Awareness: blends with r and s
Vocabulary Words: amazed, frequently, service, useful, variety

Comprehension Strategy: summarize
Comprehension Skill: main idea and details
Writing Trait: organization


Spelling Words and Dictation Sentences:

live, many, out, place, spill, spin, grab, grass, sing, trip, stamp, branch

I spot a crack in the glass.

They get a snack for the trip.


Math - addition and subtraction strategies to 10

Social Studies - Unit 2 Where People Live


Upcoming Dates

Tuesday, October 28 - Dads and Doughnuts at the Solana Highlands Book Fair from 8:00 - 8:30 a.m.


Friday, October 31
- Halloween Parade at 8:35 a.m. on the back playground with our class party following immediately.


Monday, November 3 - Assembly in the amphitheater at 8:35 a.m.

Email Errors

If you received this message by error, or this is not the correct email address to use for school communication, or if you would like to add an additional address, please email me and let me know.


Mrs. Murphy - cmurphy@sbsd.k12.ca.us