Ms. Schaum's Class Newsletter

Week of January 19-22, 2016

Nut Free Classroom

We have some learners with severe nut allergies, so our classroom is designated as a nut free zone. Please do not send any food to school that contains nuts. Thank you for helping us keep our classroom safe for all learners!

Curriculum Corner

Reading: We will be reviewing poetry.


Writing: We will be learning about writing complete sentences.


Math: We will be learning about how to apply different additions strategies.


Science: We will be starting to study different forms of energy. This week we will focus on light energy.


Social Studies: We will be learning about the influence Martin Luther King Jr. had on America.

Upcoming Dates

January 18 - School Holiday


January 22 - Report Cads Go Home


January 29 - Spirit Day - Mismatch


February 9 - 1st Grade Musical Performance, 6:30pm

Reminders and Announcements

If you pick up your learner out front when school dismisses, your learner must walk all the way to 1A's spot on the concrete before he/she may leave with you. Please do not try to take your learner out of line until we have reached our spot....thank you!

Class Schedule

7:50 Morning Work/Morning Meeting

8:15 Interactive Read Aloud

8:30 Math

9:30 Science/Social Studies

10:30 Recess

11:05 Lunch

11:40 Handwriting

12:00 Word Work

12:30 Reader's Workshop

1:05 Writer's Workshop

2:00 Specials

2:50 Daily Reflections/Pack

3:05 Dismissal



Library Day: Monday 8:30am



Specials Schedule - we are on a five day rotation

Day 1 - PE

Day 2 - Art

Day 3 - PE

Day 4 - Computers

Day 5 - Music