Fontaine Flier

November 1 , 2015

No School Tomorrow, Tuesday, November 3rd!

Thank You So Much for the Wonderful Halloween Party!

Thank you so much to all the parents that stepped up and made our Halloween party a huge success! The kids LOVED the slime, the bingo and all the yummy food and treats.

I especially want to thank Sarah Graybeal and Tina Mowrey...and their husbands for putting all the food and activities together! We really appreciate all their efforts!

Thank you Mariah and her family for buying us lunch on Friday!!!!

ParentVue Gradebook Temporarily Down

I have been working on developing an online assessment for the district. Because we use Synergy for this, the technology department has to temporarily disable my on-line gradebook. ParentVue should be up and running again in a few days.

Black Bob Book Fair-Help Support Our Library...and get greats books too!

The theme is Monster Book Fair!

Tuesday, November 3-Shop 5-7

Wednesday, November 4-Shop 3:30-6

Friday, November 6-Shop 8-Noon

A Great Week of Learning!

On Friday, in honor of Halloween and the study of digestion, we dissected barn owl pellets during science. This is one of my favorite activities and I was so proud of all the kiddos for diving right in there!

Important Dates to Remember

November 3, 4, & 6-Book Fair

Thursday, November 5-Math Wings (3:40-4:40)

Monday, November 9-Digestive System Test in Science-study guides will now be sent home on Wednesday.

Specials Schedule


Tuesday-No School




Fun Learning This Week...

Science-Wrapping up our study of the digestive system. Students will be collaborating and using Google forms, Keynote and Chatterpix to demonstrate their understanding of the digestive system. Study guides will be sent home on Monday and are due on Wednesday so we can go over them together in class. Digestive Test will on Monday, November 9th.

Writing-We will be starting our district writing assessment this week. Students will be writing an informational piece on the circulatory or digestive system. We will be working on this for the next several weeks.

Reading-Wrapping up our Everglades Forever story from our Journeys book. The assessment will be on Thursday.

Skill Focus-Author's Purpose & Getting the Gist

Spelling-With the craziness of Halloween, I decided to hand out the list and practice sheets on Monday. There will be three different practice sheets for students to complete this week. This list is a little tricky and students will need to study. :) Test over list 9 will be on Friday.

Math-Starting Topic 6

Have a great week!