Classroom News

November 29, 2012 - LeCroy and Spencer

Upcoming Dates

Monday, November 3 - Students go to Saluda Trail to practice

Tuesday, November 4 - Holiday Concert

Friday, Nov. 14 - rehearsal for Holiday Concert. Ada

Wednesday, December 19 - Colonial Christmas and the last day before break

Field Study

We are taking a field study to Winthrop to watch the Nutcracker. Please let me know if you are available to chaperone this trip. It is on December 14. Thank you in advance.


Congratulations to the six students who have earned their multiplication license. These are so important, and they are the foundation for which we are using for hands-on equations. By the way, students are doing excellent with the hands-on equations.

Language Arts

Students are currently choosing a research topic to write a nonfiction book using our nonfiction text features. Students are also writing a descriptive piece based on a winter topic. Secret Word: photograph.

Social Studies

We are in the process of learning about the American Revolution. We are looking at the causes and then the battles.


Students have begun a unit on the states of matter. Currently we are looking at how matter changes different states.