We are looking for a Room Parent for our Sailors this year! Would anyone be interested? Thanks so much for considering. E-mail me or Ashley Webber (with the PTO) firstname.lastname@example.org if you're interested.
I'm also still looking for parent volunteers for our two upcoming field trips. See below. :)
Wednesday, Sept. 26th - Early Release @ 1:00
Wednesday, Sept. 26th - Homecoming Parade @ 5:30
Thursday, Sept. 27th - Dawg Walk more details to come!
Friday, Sept. 28th - Lake of the Woods Field Trip, 9:00 - 10:30 If possible, I'd love to have at least 2 volunteers join us on this field trip! Please leave a comment below or e-mail me if you'd like to join. :)
Saturday, Sept. 29th - Orange and Blue Illini Swim Meet (time TBA)
Monday, Oct. 8th - Columbus Day - No School
Tuesday, Oct. 9th - Fire Station Field Trip, 12:00 - 12:45 If possible, I'd love to have at least 2 volunteers join us on this field trip! Please leave a comment below or e-mail me if you'd like to join. :)
Friday, Oct. 12th - Illini Home Swim Meet @ 4:00
We earned 30 minutes of electronics as our 2nd whole class reward! Your child may bring their electronic or a toy (if you'd rather them not bring an electronic device, on Monday, September 10th.
Mrs. Truax, our beloved Art teacher helped our Sailors and the rest of MPE bring her "TOGETHER WE WILL SOAR" vision to life. We had to take a moment to strike our best poses!
Wonders Unit 1 Week 3:
Spelling words - grass, trips, crack, still, west, mask, clap, plans, milk, belt, fog, tub, by, he, she
Challenge words - (for those who get a 15/15 on Tuesday's Pre-test)
decide, different, friendship, glance, proper, stares, trade, were, what, relationship
In reading we'll be asking and answering questions about our reading as well as identifying key details in our story.
In writing we'll continue to work on the stages in the writing process. We're working on our first personal narrative.
We tested over Chapter 1 on Thursday and Friday. We are beginning Chapter 2 on Monday!
In Chapter 2 we'll be working on place value to 1,000.
This time the "homework" pages will come home in a packet for the entire chapter. Remember these pages are completely optional.
We're learning about Ecosystems!