Ms. Schmidt's News

January 20-24

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What are we learning?

Reading: We will focus on comparing and contrasting two informational texts.

Please encourage your child to read for at least 15 minutes every night!

Writing: The students will research an animal. They will write an informative discovery draft based on research findings!

Math: We will focus on area and perimeter. Please encourage your child to work on fact fluency every night.

Science: This week we will learn about Missouri Ecosystems.

WIN: We will focus on rounding to the nearest 10 and 100 this week!

Leader in Me

Last week we met with our buddies! We focused on Habit 5.


Math: 81% of students can use multiplication and division within 100 to solve problems

Reading: 90% of students can explain author's purpose

From the Lyon Office

Please join us for our mid-year Parent Advisory Meeting on Friday, January 31 at 10:00. We will hear from some of our student leaders about the latest with Leader In Me and goal setting. Lyon administration will also share an update on building goals, as well as patron survey results. Last, we would like to gain insight from you on next steps as we work together to make Lyon the best it can be!

CLICK HERE TO RSVP. Please RSVP by Tuesday, January 28.

Scholastic Book Orders

This is a friendly reminder that your Book Clubs orders are due by 2/16. You can place your orders online at using my class activation code: T2PFM


January 22: Lead Teams

January 29: Leadership Assembly


You may call or email me with any questions or concerns you have. Email is the best way to contact me during the school day.