• Teachers: Mrs. McNeill and Mrs. Ott                                                                          Winter

                                                              Second  Quarter

    What’sgoing on in our class:

    Rdg/LA: Continuingto work independently in Station Centers. Wireless Testing for Fluency andComprehension will begin after the Winter Break; Learning long vowel patterns/closed and open syllables in Phonics with Fundations. Our current Reading unitis called: Animals All Around.  We areworking with fictional text, poetry and non fiction text.

    Writing: Studentsare learning the steps of the Writing Process. (Prewriting, Drafting, Revising,Editing, Publishing)  We are working atwriting a biographpy

    Math: We areusing a variety of strategies to solve two and three digit addition andsubtraction problems.  We are also usingthe Read/Draw/Write strategy for solving word problems.

    Science/Health: We learnedabout Nutrition and the food groups during Health.  We are now learning about Magnets andElectricity.



    Complete and turn in Homework nightly/

    Please be prepared daily with paper andpencils.

                                                      Be on time every day

    Important Dates:

    Progress reports went home.

    Conferences were held on Friday, December 13, 2013.

    (If you need a conference, please contact your child's teacher.)

    Winter Break: December 20- Janurary 1

    School reopens on January 2


    Student Spotlight:

    Honor Roll Students for FirstQuarter


    Steven Armstead

    Kazmalyle Bass

    Moet Reese

    Michael Stancil


    Continue to practice sight words.

    Read 15-20 minutes nightly.

    Please bring a sweater or sweatshirt to wear at school when itis cool.