Mrs. Summers' Newsletter

January 29, 2016

Its Been a Great Week!

We continued with our book The Toothpaste Millionaire. The students worked hard in their interactive reading journals responding to one another using questioning and text evidence. We had some great supply and demand scenarios. The kids did a great job knowing what would happen to the price in certain situations. In math, the second graders finished up their multiplication/division unit and started into fractions.

Things to Look Forward to Next Week!

We will finish our novel study of The Toothpaste Millionaire. We will start a study on inventors using biographies. We will take a break from economics for a bit and move to rocks and minerals in Science. In math the second graders will be working with fractions and ratios.


On Friday, February 12 you are invited to a Poetry Cafe by Mrs. Summers' and Mrs. Hill's class. You can come and enjoy our fabulous poems. The cafe will be open from 9:00-10:00ish.

There is no school on Monday, February 15 in honor of Presidents' Day.

Yearbooks are $15. You can send in money or a check payable to Lifetouch, or you can order online at The ID code is 12580016. Orders are due by February 26.

Please look for your child's Token Report to come home today. Please sign it and return it in the Rocket Folder on Monday.

If your child has any exciting news to share - winner of a competition, getting a certain color belt in Tae-Kwon-Do, etc., please send me a picture. I would love to feature them in my newsletter. :)

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