Upcoming Events at Fairmount Elementary
- November 13th - Teacher Inservice / Optional Student Day
- November 14th - Picture Re-Takes
- November 14th at 6pm - K-2 Reading buddies party
- November 21st - Inflatables for students who participated in the PTA fundraiser.
- November 22nd - 24th - Thanksgiving Break
AR November Update
The second nine-weeks is underway. Has your child taken an AR quiz yet? The deadline for this nine-weeks is December 15. Did you know that the library has a time each day when your child can come to trade in the library books they have finished reading? Open Library allows students to visit the library (with their teacher’s permission) to check books in and find new ones to read for AR. The Open Library schedule is as follows:
· Monday 12:15-1:00
· Tuesday 8:15-9:00 (grades K, 2, 4, and 6)
· Wednesday 10:15-11:00
· Thursday 8:15-9:00 (grades 1, 3, and 5)
· Friday 2:15-3:00
Check out what our students are learning!
Uses descriptive words related to owls.
Learns about the life cycle of a pumpkin and identifies the main topic and detail sentences for a reading passage about spiders.
Writes and describes the different seasons.
Demonstrates how to represent 3-digit numbers in multiple ways.
Demonstrates how to prove that a number is even or odd.
Students explore painting with mixed media.
Students explore the difference between Non-Fiction and Fiction books.
Students discover that the theme is the HEART of the story.
Distinguishes characteristics transmitted from parent to offspring.
A Fantastic example of opinion writing.
4th Grades know how to be respectful to others.
Students are exploring Irony, Characters, Theme and Plot.
These students "hit the nail on the head" with their work on figurative language.
Gauge decided to dress up like Dr. Evans for Halloween!