Mrs.Davis' Gifted Resource Class

Where Great Minds Don't Think Alike!

General Information

A heartfelt thank you for all the Teacher Appreciation goodies. I indeed felt to love!

Contact Information

IF you need to contact me in an emergency while your child is here at Don Brewer, please call the MAIN OFFICE @ 745-4990. All calls left on my voice mail will be answered after 2:30 that day.

Grade K and 1 Friday

May 6


We began our Music Appreciation Unit today. Each week we will learn about a different section of the orchestra. This week we learned about the woodwinds. We read about the woodwinds and played many games involving musical instruments


Permission slips were sent home today for this field trip. May 23 (Monday) will be our last day together and we will celebrate with the second graders at the Sun Ray Cinema. I will send info. This will be a switch day for Grade K-1.

Grade 2 MONDAY

May 2


We began our Music Appreciation Unit today. Each week we will learn about a different section of the orchestra. This week we learned about the woodwinds. We read about the woodwinds and played many games involving musical instruments


Permission slips were sent home Monday for this field trip. May 23 (Monday) will be our last day together and we will celebrate with the second graders at the Sun Ray Cinema. I will send info.


Please send in the meeting participation form if you have not done so.

Grade 3 Wednesday

May 4

We moved our ships today and made a log entry. Today we learned about navigation and wind patterns. We located the equator, prime meridian, doldrums, and horse latitudes. We played a game to help us locate coordinates on a grid. These skills will help us navigate back across the Atlantic because we will have to move our ship using the coordinate system.


End of Year Celebration date has CHANGED. Our Pirate Party will be on May 18 Early Release due to the fact Don Brewer regular education students will be on a field trip May 25. There will be no gifted for DON BREWER Kids only.

Grade 4 Thursday

May 5


Today we continue working on our advertising unit. We read about kids and advertising dollars. We made a market survey for the 3rd graders to fill out regarding cereal. Each student will produce an advertising campaign and design a new box of cereal.


End of Year Celebration is May 19. Mrs. Martin sent home a letter this week regarding the party. Please read.

Grade 5 Tuesday

May 3


We continued to work on our advertising unit. We began to plan for our cereal box project as well as, learned about advertising propaganda and techniques used to persuade consumers. We watched a video of Commercials from the 50's and 60's. Black and White!


End of year Celebration May 17

No Gifted May 24 due to Play Day for Grade 5 students.