Hello, My Name is Mrs. King. 

I will be team teaching this year with Mrs. Black.  I will teach Math, Science 

and my homeroom students Social Studies.    At any time you would like to schedule a conference, please contact the school at 876-0146.  Thank you and I look forward to an exciting year.

 

 

 

REMINDERS:

 

1. Please make sure that I have received all your child's paperwork.

 

2. Please make sure that I have a current home, work and cell phone numbers.

 

3. If your child is absent from school, please send a note the day he/she returns.
 Regular attendance is very important in promoting academic success.

 

4. If you are going to pick up your child early from school, he/she must be picked up by 2:00 P.M.
If there is a transportation change, you must provide a note. No phone calls, faxes, or e-mails will be accepted.

 

 

 

 Heads-Up Sheet

 

Week of Sept. 25th -29th

 

Reminders

 

*Official learning times are 7:40am -2:15pm

*Students are counted as tardy if they arrive to school after 7:40am

*If you plan to sign your child out, you MUST pick him/her up no later than 2 pm

*If a student is absent, he or she must return to school with a written excuse for that absence.

*Study spelling words and content vocabulary words each night. *Study math facts daily for addition and subtraction to 18.

*Read at least 15 minutes each day.

Upcoming Events:

September 25- BGE Spirit Day

September 29- PBIS Reward Day

 

Spelling Words

  1. boil          10.  employ
  2. coin         11.  joyful
  3. joint         12.  destroy
  4. hoist        13.  moisture
  5. toilet        14.  oyster
  6. annoy      15.  appointment
  7. voyage
  8. void
  9. choice

 

 

Reading Vocabulary:

1. Context Clues are hints that the author gives to help define a difficult or unusual word. The clue may appear within the same sentence as the word to which it refers, or it may follow in a preceding sentence.

2. Antonym: a word opposite in meaning to another (bad and good)

3. Synonym: a word that has the same meaning to another (nice and kind)

 

Monday

Math:

1. Complete 2 activities from the math homework choice board  ______

Reading/ELA
2. 
Complete 1 activity from the reading homework choice board  _____

 

PARENT INITIALS:  ____

 

Tuesday

Math:

1. Complete 2 activities from the math homework choice board  ______

Reading/ELA
2. 
Complete 1 activity from the reading homework choice board  _____

 

PARENT INITIALS:  _____

Wednesday

Math:

1. Complete 2 activities from the math homework choice board  ______

Reading/ELA
2. 
Complete 1 activity from the reading homework choice board  _____

 

PARENT INITIALS:  _____

Thursday

Math:

1. Complete 2 activities from the math homework choice board  ______

Reading/ELA
2. 
Complete 1 activity from the reading homework choice board  _____

 

PARENT INITIALS:  _____

 

Math Vocabulary

  1. Inverse Operations-  operations that undo each other
  2. Difference-  to take some or all away
  3. Regroup-  to rename a number using place value
  4. Estimate- a number close to an exact amount

 

Social Studies Vocabulary

locate: to look for and find the position

regions: a part, portion, or area having no fixed boundaries

American Indian: a member of any of the native peoples of the western hemisphere except often the Eskimos

culture: the beliefs, social practices, and characteristics of a racial, religious, or social group

development: the act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful

 

                                                            Science Vocabulary

Habitat - the home of an animal or a plant

 

Region-  an area of land that has common features

 

Adaptations - the act or process of changing to better suit a situation

 

Organism - Any living thing

 

Ecosystem -  All the living and nonliving things that interact in a place.