November 1st - 4th
Color Run: Before
Our Learning Goals
WIN: We will be finding text evidence to support answers to questions.
Phonics: We will be learning about magic e at the end of words that makes vowels say their name.
Reading: This week we will be retelling stories and writing details about the beginning, middle, and end.
Math: Students will be learning about place value and how to compose and decompose numbers. 24 tens make 240.
Writing: We will be starting our unit on different types of sentences.
Content: We will be exploring different Earth systems like erosion and earthquakes.
Leader of the Month
Morning meeting readers
From the Lyon Office
Each student has been assigned a district Chromebook to use both at school and at home, if needed. As we approach the winter weather season, starting Tuesday, November 1, elementary students will begin taking these devices to and from school each day in the case of inclement weather.
While our district will still plan to utilize “snow days” in the event of winter storms, there is a limit to how many we are allowed by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. In an effort to prevent our students and staff from having to make up missed days at the end of the school year, students taking devices home daily allows the district to be able to quickly implement an AMI Day (virtual learning), if needed. This will continue for elementary students through the month of March.
Elementary students should not have a need to utilize their school devices outside of school hours. Therefore, it's recommended they stay in backpacks at home when not needed for learning or when not charging. We ask that families send their students to school every day with their fully-charged Chromebook and charger.
If an AMI day needs to be implemented, directions from teachers will be shared with our families and students, which will ensure a smooth day of virtual learning.
Picture Retake Day is November 7th. Be watching for an email from Wagner Portrait for more info.
Volunteer paperwork (Online & Paper Form)
The whole process is taking 10-15 business days for everything to go through. If you plan to volunteer at any time during the school year, please go ahead and start the process as soon as possible. All the information can be found HERE.
Republic School District invites parents and guardians of our students to complete the short, 5 minute survey found at https://forms.gle/du45h9BSAKeQaf5CA by November 9. Your feedback allows us to see at what level we are meeting the needs of our students, families and community at large. Please complete one survey per student in your household.
Throughout November we’ll also be gathering feedback from our 4th-12th grade students and employees. Preparing each student for future excellence through a safe educational environment is our mission, and the information gathered through these surveys provides us a measure to see how well we are achieving this goal. Thank you in advance for your participation!
SURVEY LINK: https://forms.gle/du45h9BSAKeQaf5CA
11/3: Fantastic Caverns Field Trip
11/7: Picture Retake Day
11/18: End of Progress 2 (Mid-quarter)
11/23-25: Thanksgiving Break (No School)