ASPIRE WEEKLY

January 4, 2016

Welcome Back!

I hope everyone had a wonderful winter break. I'm looking forward to seeing the students tomorrow!

Talent Show- Sign up by TUESDAY!

If your child would like to participate in the Glenhope Talent Show, this Tuesday (January 5) is the last day to sign up.

Sign ups are done through the Google Form on Mrs. McCauley's website. Click here to link to the form.

Dates to Remember

Dec. 20- Jan. 4- Winter Break
Jan. 5- Talent Show Applications Due

Jan. 6 - Report Cards

Jan. 18 - No School

Jan. 29 - Lunch with the Principal

Feb. 5- Play it Safe

Feb. 12- Valentine's Day Parties

Feb. 15- No School

Feb. 17-18- Dismiss at 11:45

Feb. 24- Progress Reports

March 13-20- Spring Break

Cardboard Tubes- Please Save Them for Us!

We will be creating something when we come back for science that will require MANY cardboard tubes. As you finish rolls of wrapping paper, paper towels, or toilet paper, please save your tubes for us! If possible, please try to take off as much paper as possible so only the cardboard tube is left. Thank you!

Class Objectives for THIS Week

Math- Financial Literacy

Writing- Mid-Year Benchmarks

Reading- Fairy Tales and Fables

Science- Motion

Social Studies- Local History and Landmarks

Classroom Wishlist

If you'd like to purchase items for our classroom, you can check out our Amazon Wishlist. After talking with students, I've added books they'd like to see in our classroom library as well as other items I know we will need throughout the year.

https://amzn.com/w/22VP1ZZ3SZ9MR

Class Blog and Shutterfly Page

If you haven't already, be sure you bookmark our class blog and join our class Shutterfly page. These are two great ways to see what we are doing in our classroom.

Class Blog: http://aspire2nd.blogspot.com
Shutterfly Page: https://patton2ndaspire1516.shutterfly.com/