Calling all mystery readers

CALLING ALL

 

MYSTERY READERS!

 

I would like to invite any parents, older siblings, grandparents, relatives, or other special people to surprise your child by being a “Mystery Reader” this year in our classroom.  Students LOVE having their family, friends, and relatives visit our classroom to share in our learning by reading a favorite story aloud to our class.  Mystery Readers will visit us on Fridays at 1:00 p.m. each week.  Readers are asked to bring a book to read or read a teacher-chosen book from our classroom library. 

 

If you can find a date that works for you, please sign up to be a Mystery Reader for the 2014-2015 school year!  There are many open dates to choose from throughout the year.   Please indicate at least two dates (if possible) that will work for you so that I can accommodate the most people. You can either email me your preferred dates or send your top three choices in a “top secret” envelope to school with your child.  I will get back to you as soon as I can to confirm your official Mystery Reader date.

I have also created a Mystery Reader sign-up book that will be kept in my classroom throughout the year.  If you would prefer to just come to the classroom and pick your date, feel free to do that instead.  Remember, you are a mystery to the class, so try not to tell your child when you will be coming! 

 

  Please see me or drop me a “secret” note if you have any further questions.  We can’t wait to meet our 2014-2015 Mystery Readers!

DATES FOR THIS YEAR

October 3-taken

October 10

October 17

October 24-Taken

November 7

November 14-Taken

December 5

December 12-taken

January 9

January 16

January 23

January 30

February 6

February 13

February 20

February 27

March 6

March 20

March 20

March 27

April 17

April 24

May 1

May 8

 

 

 

 

Peek at the Week 9-8

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Spelling Words-we, there, can, an, your. Look for homework sheet to come home Monday. Students are to do both sides and is due by Friday

Reading: We have started Daily 5 and are continuing to build stamina during read to self time. This week we will start working on writing and writing in Reading response journals.

Math-Last week started Unit 1 this unit focuses on building fluency in adding no#s up to 20, working with a calendar, understanding how to move about on 100’s chart and counting by 2, 5 and 10.

Social Studies-Unit 1 focuses on family and communities. In October we will go on a walking field trip through Fraser. Look for information to come home in the next few weeks.

Class t-shirt forms also came home last week. We wear these shirts on all our field trips and when we do special things at school as a grade level. Make sure to send your form in!!

Early release day on Thursday September 11th. Students will be released at 1:30.