Sanders' Sunflowers

Classroom Newsletter

Week of April 7-11,2014

Information and Reminders

  • We had a wonderful trip to the Peace Center. The studnets were so well behaved.
  • Students will need to bring a basket or container for hunting eggs on Friday. The egg hunt will be at 12:30.
  • I am not sending home the read assessment folders this week.

  • I hope everyone has a sunny and relaxed spring break.

Important Dates

Apr. 11- egg hunt

Apr. 14-18 - spring break

May 15- PE Rocks Day

May 26 - Memorial Day -students do not report

May 27, 28, 29, 30 - These will now be full days instead of half days

June 2,3,4 - half days for students (snow makeup days)

Important Connections and Links

This is a direct link to my email and my website. I have also included the school's phone number.


This week's story: The New Friend


-describing characters

-writing and reading contractions

-using synonyms

Sight words:

1. buy 2. city 3. family 4.myself 5. party 6. please

7. school 8. seven 9. small 10. frien 11. try 12.happy


Students will begin learning how to add double digit numerals this week.


Mon. - homework sheet; spelling

Tues. -homework sheet;spelling

Thursday - homework sheet; spelling

Reading response journals are due on Friday.