Weekly News for Room 205

Ms. Howey's Class

Week of: April 27 - May 1, 2015


  • Our new state testing, M-STEP, begins this week. These are the testing dates:
April 28, 29 and May 5, 6, 7. Please encourage your child to get plenty of rest eat a

good breakfast, and be at school on time. Thanks!


  • This Friday, is "DI Hat Day"! Wear your favorite hat AND donate a dollar (optional) to help send our Destination Imagination Team (The Super Seven) to the Global Finals in Knoxville, TN!!


  • Our next Scrabble Party will be on Thursday, April 30th from 2:45-3:30! If you would like to donate a snack or a drink, please let me know. Thanks in advance!

  • We our continuing to research our endangered animals. Our class has been taking notes and making sure to give credit to our sources, on our note cards. Ask your child to share one of their animal facts with you. (Did you know that the arctic fox even has fur on the pads of its paws? This helps them walk on the ice.)

  • Bloggers: This week's blog post & 3 comments are due on Thursday, April 30th. Please try to include a photo related to your post.

  • Spelling words this week have the -le pattern, test on Friday.


  • Order forms for Field Day gear must be placed by this Friday, May 1st.

Earth Day 2015- We picked up trash with our buddies!

We studied wearable technology, and then designed our own!

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We did a Mystery Skype with Chloe...she was in South Carolina!

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Kid President's Letter To A Person On Their First Day Here