Elm Class Update
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This week in the Elm Class
November Family Conferences
Please note that school will dismiss at noon on Thursday, November 19th and Friday, November 20th so that teachers can meet with families.
Trip to Ditmas Park and thirdroot (Rescheduled)
Tuesday, Nov. 17th, 9am-1pm
380 Marlborough Road
Please join us! Chaperones support our studies. Please get in touch with us if you are available on Tuesday morning.
Project Time this Week
Small Group Trips in Brooklyn
Monday, Nov. 23rd, 9pm
We do not yet know just where we are going. We will need chaperones to support our studies. Please let us know if you can join us. We will share more details soon.
Reading this Week
This week we practiced stopping to retell and also "stop and jot" to write questions or connections on sticky notes.
Next week will will focus on strategies we use when we encounter tricky words and also on the big ideas in books.
Collect 25 game
All you need is some coins and a dice. You can slip the recording sheet into a sheet protector and use the dry erase marker to record your coins as you play.
If you need any additional materials to play this game, please let us know.
Thursday, Dec. 3rd, 8pm
647 Fulton Street
There is a discount code for families if the price is a concern. The goal is really just to get EVERYONE out. If you want to purchase tickets at a discounted price, the code is:compassfamily