News from the Social Studies Department (By Kaitlyn): We just started in the book and we are going to finish our lesson while Mrs.Muench’s class catches up.
News from the Math Department (By Oliva): This week in math we are doing fractions.We just got into this unit of fractions.
News from the Reader’s Workshop Department (By Genna): In Reading, we are learning about the Big 6!!!! Characters, Conflict, Theme, Setting, Point of View, and Mr. Singer added Plot!!!!
News from the Music Department (By Ethan): We are learning about jazz and were it came from. I’ts very fun.
News from the Physical Education Department (By Talisa): In gym where doing archery. First we are going to learn to tie the knot for aiming, and then we are doing real archery with the bow and arrow aiming at the target.
News from the Art Department (By Sam): In art this week we were working on making a gradual lightning chart with charcoal. If we get done with and Mr. Watkins checked it off we could start our sphere. Our sphere has to change darkness from light in the middle, to dark on the outsides.
Free Choice Area (By Daniel): Why was six afraid of seven? Because seven eight nine!
Teacher's Corner (By Mr. Singer):I hope all the cold weather is behind us. It can only get warmer, right? I am sure the district is trying to plan what to do to make up a day later this year. When I find out what is happening I will let you all know.
Grades became official prior to break. Please go on Skyward and check your student’s progress through the first third of the year. I will be checking in on everyones account to see if you have been checking the grades of your student. If you are having any trouble please let me know so I can get you the assistance you need.
Please make sure you make some time to check the Trailside newsletter as well. Please click on the link located on the homepage of our class website.
For upcoming important dates, including days off, Market Day pick up, etc. go to our Calendar.
I wanted to inform everyone of one more communication tool that I implemented into our school community to use. Along with the Remind101 text system we now have a Twitter account for the class. Go to www.twitter.com/mrsingerclass to see news and updates from the school day, etc. I am posting pictures, reminders, educational resources, etc. You can also gain access by clicking on the Twitter tab in the top right corner of our website, www.mrsinger.weebly.com. PLEASE stay connected to what we are doing in our classroom.
If you want to know more about what is going on in the Trailside PTO, please see their website too. You can find information about items like the Trailside gear sales, and more!
Remember to check the assignment notebook board daily for homework updates.