Mrs. Baxter's Newsletter

October 14, 2016

In your class and school:

Hi families!

What a great week of school! Busy but super good! We played a math game called Contig in math helping us with mastered math facts as well as a game board with strategy. If you think you might want to play, let me know and I will send all the pieces for you to play it together! This week we also had the growing up talk. I can't speak to the boys group, but I know the girls group listened attentively, but they did not have many questions. I would just maybe ask your child how things went and if your student has any questions or if questions do come up, how they can get them answered. I will be absent Monday morning for district math training. This is my first time gone and I am nervous how my students will be for a sub. If you could remind them on Monday morning or Sunday night about treating all adults with dignity and respect that would be appreciated!

Don't forget about the FUN FAIR tonight! It is from 5:30-8:30pm and we have a crazy amount of baskets for the silent auction! WE also have games and food!! I will be in the office counting money all night since I am treasurer, but you can wave at me :)

FLU shot clinic is coming to North Bend...see below for information!

PLP's are almost here! October 18-19-20. If you do not remember your day or time, just email me and I can let you know.

Halloween party is just around the corner. A copy of who signed up is below. If you want to bring it! Please refrain from bringing anything with nuts please. Please also be mindful that we have some allergic to milk also. Thanks for your understanding!

Parent Teacher Group
meeting Monday, November 7th at 6:30pm in the cafeteria!

If your student wants to get ahead, he/she can always get on iReady math or reading. These lessons are taylor-made just for them!! is the website and I have the usernames and passwords if your student does not know it.

Baxter's Fall PLP Schedule

Tuesday, October 18th

· 4:30pm-Ethan Williams

· 5:00pm-Emerson Hamer

· 5:30pm-Madison Grefe

· 6:00pm-Katie Evans

· 6:30pm-Madison Bear

· 7:00pm-Logan Kafer

· 7:30pm-Paige Safly

Wednesday, October 19th

· 2:30pm-Kenadi Wood

Thursday, October 20th

· 8:00am-Karson Stanfield

· 9:30am-Aurianna Marchant

· 10:30am-Sydney Granquist

· 4:30pm-Ava Locklear

· 5:00pm-Kameren Powell

-5:30pm-Marinda Phan

· 6:30pm-Landon Monohon

· 7:00pm-Mallory Serovy

· 7:30pm-James Duncan

· Chase Lovetinsky at 3:30pm on 10/28

· Still need to schedule Omer Ismail

Halloween party sign up


Monday, October 31st, 2016

Healthy snack-Karson

Healthy snack-Kameren

Sweet snack-Emerson




If someone did not sign up for a party and you want to contribute...bring something ;)

I can statements from this week

Reading- I can read expository text. I can determine if a fact is important or just a cool fact. I know that when I do not understand something when I read, that I should reread. When I read a word and do not know it, I can use context clues to help me solve it.

Math- I know that if I have a long expression that first I must do everything in the parenthesis,brackets and braces, then exponents, followed by multiplication and division from left to right and lastly addition and subtraction from left to right. Next is division!!!

Science- I can describe an object using various observation skills. I can tell is something has dissolved. I am working on the difference between a solute and solvent in a given solution. I am starting to use words like dilute and concentrate when talking about a mixture.


10-14 NBE FUN FAIR 5:30-8:30pm

10-18 to 10-20 PLP with me!

10-20 and 10-21 No school for students

10-28 Maidens and Muffins in the gym 7:15-8:15am

10-31 Halloween party

11-18 Movie Night and Blood Drive

11-19 Butterbraid sent out and will be returned on Nov 30th-Deliver 12/15

12-9 School dance 5:30pm-8pm


Maidens and Muffins

Who: ALL NBE students and their favorite maiden (mom, step-mom, grandma, aunt…)

What: Each NBE student will have the opportunity to get their picture taken and enjoy tasty muffins/ juice with their favorite maiden before the start of school.

When: October 28th between 7:15-8:15 AM

Where: NBE Gym

Why: This is a free event that is designed as an awesome way to spend quality time with your student(s).

From the Library

The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to North Bend!

This is a great opportunity to purchase books for your family and friends, as

well as support the North Bend Library. Profits from the book fair allow us

to purchase many new books for our students to check-out and enjoy. The

book fair will be open the week of PLP conferences, with the following


Monday, Oct. 17.................3:20-4:00 pm

Tuesday, Oct. 18................8:00-8:15 am, 3:20-8:00 pm

Wednesday, Oct. 19...........8:00-8:15 am, 1:20-4:30 pm

Thursday, Oct. 20...............8:00 am-7:30 pm

Students will get to visit the fair briefly during school hours. They will be

allowed to buy something at that time if they have money with them. If you

have specific books you want them to purchase, please enclose a

note so I can make sure they get the correct items.

Want to get a head-start shopping the fair? Can’t make it during the hours

of operation? The book fair is also available online! Purchases will ship

directly to school for your student and still raise money for our library! You

can visit the website below to browse and order books without coming to

the fair in person:

Shop our extended days online! The online book fair will be open

from Wednesday, Oct. 12 to Monday, Oct. 24.

If you have any questions, please contact me at

Sponsored by CCA

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Lunch Menu for October

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