Mrs. Kennedy's Classroom

Where kids become scholars...

Week of March 21st

Important Classroom Dates

March 17th - TN Ready Testing begins

March 21st - Field Trip money due

March 25th - April 1st - Good Friday and Spring Break - No School

April 4th - Field-trip (notes went home and cost is $11)

April 7th - Early Dismissal

What We Are Learning

For Quick resources click on the links, for additional resources visit my webpage section, "weekly resources"

Noteworthy News


Click this link to access MOBY MAX, a great program that will help strengthen weak areas!


This is the website for our weekly homework codes. Students seem to love the competition and doing homework online. Encourage students to work until they get 100% on the quiz for extra practice and extra class points!

Vocabulary Words

Social Studies Newspaper Week 14 Vocabulary Words

Patriots: colonists for independence; against the king of England

Loyalists: colonists faithful to the King of England

protest: act or speak out against something

repeal: reverse a rule, undoing its intent and enforcement

boycott (v.): refuse to use or buy a product as a form of protest

Redcoats: British soldiers, also known as regulars and Lobsterbacks

treason: a crime of trying to overthrow your country’s government

cargo: goods carried on a ship, plane or truck


  • Sign your student's agenda each night
  • Use Class Dojo to communicate with Mrs. Kennedy
  • If students want to improve assessment grades, they can sign up in class for a re-take to take the assessment again in the 9 weeks.
  • If students have not passed of multiplication facts, they will be working on those during part of recess/LOP


Reading Homework - Read 15-20 minutes Monday - Thursday. Parents please write the name of the book they read and the time in their agenda with your initials.


The students are doing wonderful in completing their homework on the website quizizz. They have proven to be motivated and doing well on the content! Each night there will be 1-2 required quizizz's to complete and additional bonus quizizz's for extra points.

Quizizz codes will be written in agendas and sent on Dojo as well!

Please simply send a note if students can not access the internet; they will be excused or given time in the morning to complete.

Assessments This Week

  • TN Ready Testing begins on Thursday - Tuesday of next week, so assessment in the classroom will be minimal
  • Moon Phases Quiz