Mrs. Baxter's Newsletter
October 14, 2016
In your class and school:
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 something...do 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!! i-ready.com 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
· 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
If someone did not sign up for a party and you want to contribute...bring something ;)
I can statements from this week
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
EVENT IN OCTOBER
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