Mrs. Lyons' Newsletter

December 2015

Mark Your Calendar:

December 8-11: The Stagecoach Christmas Store will be open.

December 10: Book orders are due.

December 10: Family Night from 5:30 to 6:30

December 17: Christmas Party from 11:30 to 12:30! All families are invited to join us. If you'd like to send stocking stuffers for the class, we have 28 students in all. This is completely optional. Some ideas for stocking stuffers: pencils, erasers, party favors, individually wrapped candies, etc. We will also have early dismissal at 2:00.

December 18: Pajama Day! Make sure to wear shoes you can wear to P.E. and recess. We will also have early dismissal at 2:00.

December 21 - January 1: Christmas Break

January 4: School resumes.

This Week

  • Spelling: We will begin working on new words this week. Students were given a copy to practice at home to prepare for our test on Friday.

  • Literacy: We are finishing up our research on space and natural disasters. We have been using Google Classroom, which allows students to access their projects anywhere they have internet access. If you have internet access, ask your child to introduce you to Google Classroom and explain some of the things we've been learning through this exciting feature. Students are strongly encouraged to read at home every night, even if it is 10 minutes here and there.

  • Math: We will continue working on multi-digit multiplication and will begin division. Check out for fun multiplication games. See the button below for a link to the website.

  • Social Studies: We will learn about our government and its founding documents.

  • Student Planners: Check your child's planner for daily updates on what we are learning. If the assignment is to be done as homework, we will indicate this with HW.

Our Class Code is GKDMT.

Front Row

Our class code is vyinv5.

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