Miss Vetter's Fishbowl

Week 3: September 1st-5th

Snapshots from Last Week

This Week at the Creek

Our Day (Revised)

8:55-9:15 Arrival & Morning Procedures

9:15-9:30 Community Circle

9:30-10:15 Writer's Workshop

10:15-11:40 Reader's Workshop

11:45-12:15 Lunch

12:15-12:30 Read Aloud

12:35-1:10 Related Arts

1:15-1:45 Word Work

1:45-2:35 Math Workshop

2:40-3:00 Recess

3:05-3:25 Social Studies/Science (Library on Day 6)

3:25-3:35 Afternoon Procedures & Community Circle

3:40 Dismissal


  • Writer's Workshop: Small Moments, Author's Share
  • Reader's Workshop: Workshop Structure, Workshop Responsibilities, Stamina
  • Word Work: Word Building Lessons 6 & 7
  • Math Workshop: Mystery Number, Number Work, Problem Solving

Related Arts Schedule

Tuesday: Day 2- Art

Wednesday: Day 3- Gym

Thursday: Day 4- Music

Friday: Day 5- Art

Important Information


Students will take NWEA Reading on Thursday, September 4th at 10:10. We will take NWEA Math next Tuesday, September 9th at 10:10. Students will not be tested again until the Spring.

Fall Fundraiser

Our Fall Fundraiser is underway! We encourage you to send in your donations with the sheet sent home in the red First Day Folder. All donations go towards buying items for the school and helping teachers purchase supplies for their classrooms. Thank you to all who have donated!

Important Upcoming Dates

Thorpe Creek Events

HSE Royals Spirit Day: September 12th

District Professional Day (1/2 Day of School): September 12th (Dismissal at 12:00 pm)

PTO Dad's Club Meeting: September 17th 6:00-7:00 pm

PTO Meeting: September 18th 6:00-7:00 pm

PTO Market Day Pick Up: September 24th 6:00-7:00 pm

Grandparents' Day: September 26th 9:10-11:35 am

PTO Movie Night: September 26th 6:15-8:30 pm

Upcoming Student Birthdays

Septmeber 5th- Akya

September 8th- Dallas

September 9th- Kaavya

September 26th- Isabella

Lunch & New Background Checks

All guests and parent volunteers must have their background check completed prior to volunteering at school or having lunch with their child. The online background checks may take up to 6 days to process. You do not need to complete a background check prior to visiting if you have had one done in HSE within the past 3 years. ALL guests must also complete an online anti-bullying training webinar.

For more information on background checks and the anti-bullying webinar, please visit:


Scholastic Book Clubs

Class Code: NC3VY

*We are on the Yellow Lunch week due to a calendar mix up