Locke's Letter

What's Happening in Room 313?


This week we will not have homework! Due to so many 4th graders being in the play, the team has decided to not send homework home. Children are still expected to read each night this week. Students do not need to turn in their reading log, just please hold them accountable for building reading stamina each night.

Dates to Remember

4-23-15: Raising Confident Children from 6-7:15PM at Claxton

4-24-15: Romeo and Harriet, 1st day! 7:00PM

4-25-15: Romeo and Harriet, 2nd day! 7:00PM

4-26-15: Romeo and Harriet, 3rd day! 2:30PM

5-1-15: Battle of Books competition at Jones Elementary

Olweus Bully Survey

Mr. Hannah has arranged for the 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students to take an online bully survey. Unless you complete the form sent home, students will take the survey in computer lab this week. If you do NOT want your child to take this survey about Claxton and bullying, please send this form back ASAP. The form was in student mailboxes on Monday, sorry for the short turn around with-- we were having a blast in Raleigh!

What Are We Learning This Week

Reading: Main Idea and Supporting details. Continuing to build stamina. Al Capone Does My Homework is our current read aloud.

Math: Diving into decimals! Hundredths and Tenths

Science: Student teacher lesson on Rocks and Minerals, moving into magnets.

Writing: Publishing

Romeo and Harriet

Friday, April 24th, 7pm

Claxton Gymnatorium

Claxton presents to you, Romeo and Harriet! Mrs. Locke's class has many kids in the play, including, Henry Callahan as Romeo, Rylee Cenicola as Risotto, Graham Hunter as Nick Montegue, Taige Wood as Lord Capulet, Mary Ruth in the Globe Trotters Chorus and Maddy Rentz in the Star Crossers Chorus!!! Shows start at 7:00 PM on Friday and Saturday and 2:30PM on Sunday.