Author Miriam Busch and illustrator Larry Day will be here between 9 and 11:45 am on Tuesday, April 12. They will present their book, Lion, Lion to the 1/2 LC and the 3/4 LC. Students can pre-order their autographed book. The forms will go home today, and need to be returned by Monday, April 4. Here’s a link to the author’s website, which includes a short video introducing the book. http://miriambuschauthor.com/lion-lion/
3-4 Learning Center
The third and fourth graders have chosen to celebrate Valentines’ Day with an optional valentine exchange. If anyone needs it, here is a class list: Classlist.2015
Excitement is building for The Big Event! Tryouts last week were a great way to kick it off.
As you have hopefully noticed at home, we have been focusing on math fact fluency. What is math fact fluency? Math fact fluency is the ability to recall the answers to basic math facts automatically and without hesitation. Math facts are a building-block skill for success in math. As math becomes more complicated and conceptual, kids who don’t have mastery of their basic math facts will struggle, as they must devote cognitive resources to…
Dear Parents: Because all of our families have so much going on this time of year, we decided to not assign any homework this week. However, please make sure that your child spends some time reading and practicing math. thanks, Cathie and Mike