Mrs. Mitzel's Classroom News

Monday, December 8 - Friday, December 12, 2014


Dec. 8 - 10 - Candy Cane Lane - Students may shop for gifts for family members during their enrichment class. Gifts will be wrapped for the student.

Dec. 9 - Parent meeting to answer questions about the Reading Fair. Free Story boards for all who attend.

Dec. 10 - Pictures with Santa. Students may wear jeans and a holiday shirt.

Dec. 12 - Disney On Ice Fieldtrip. Students should wear jeans. We will put on the fieldtrip shirts at at school before the trip

Don't forget to check the snack calendar in this newsletter for the next two weeks!

What we are learning this week:

Our weekly story: Honey Bees

Question of the week: How is an insect community like a community of people?

Spelling words: feet, he, see, we, green, me, she, tree, week, be

High frequency words: family, other, also, their, some, new

Amazing words: individual, industrious, special, creep, slither, romp, eagerly, wander

Phonics: Long e: e_e, Syllables VC/CV

Conventions: Nouns in sentences

Math: Telling Time: Review, Money

Homework this week:

Read the weekly story each night

Monday - Language Sheet - Write spelling words 3x each OR Spelling City

Tuesday - Math Sheet -Sentences with first 5 spelling words OR Spelling City

Wednesday - Language Sheet - Sentences with last 5 words OR Spelling City

Thursday - Math Sheet - Put spelling words in alphabetical order OR Spelling City

Friday - No Homework! Have a great weekend!

If for some reason you don't have the homework one night and need to get it, just message me and I will get it posted for you.

Snack Calendar

Thank you to everyone who sent in snacks last week!

If there are ever any problems with sending snacks, please let me know.

We have no peanut or other food allergies in our classroom :)

We currently have 27 students in our class.

Following is the schedule for the first two weeks of December:

Monday, December 8 - Kael

Tuesday, December 9 - Raheem

Wednesday, December 10 - Carter

Thursday, December 11 - Kameron

Friday, December 12 - Naomi

Monday, December 15 - Layla

Tuesday, December 16 - Ariel

Wednesday, December 17 - Lily

Thursday, December 18 - Hunter

Friday - December 19 - Brooklyn

  • On your snack day, please send enough snacks for 27 students.
December Breakfast

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December Lunch

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