Hello, My Name is Mrs. King. 

I will be team teaching this year with Mrs. Pinkney.  I will teach Reading, Language 

Arts and Writing.   Whereas, Mrs. Pinkney will teach Math and Science.  I will teach my homeroom class 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 Feb. 20th – 24th

 

 

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.

* Please practice multiplication facts daily

*  Work on the Study Island Website nightly

 

 

Upcoming Events:

 

Feb. 24th          PBIS Reward Day

 

 

Spelling Words

 

  1.  title                    12.  main idea
  2.  graph                13.   root words
  3.  index                 14.  context clues
  4. table of contents        
  5.   glossary                15. lesson
  6.   dictionary            
  7.   fact. 
  8.   opinion
  9.   cause
  10.  effect
  11.  locate

 

Reading/Social Studies

1.  Boycott-  refusing to buy something as a protest.

2.  Strike-  refusal by workers to work to protest low pay or poor working conditions

3.  Protest-  action taken to show that people want change

4.  Migrant worker-  a person who goes from place to place in search of work

5.  Fast-  going without food to make a point

6. Diligence-  hard and long work; not quitting or giving up

 

 

Monday

 

School Holiday

Tuesday

Math:

1. Complete math assignment.  ______
2.  Reading/ELA

 Assignment:  ______

PARENT INITIALS:

 

Wednesday

Math:

1. Complete math assignment.  ______
2.  Reading/ELA

 Assignment:  ________

PARENT INITIALS: ___

Thursday

Math:

1. Complete math assignment.  ______
2.  Reading/S. Studies

 Assignment:  ________

PARENT INITIALS: ___

 

                                   Math Vocabulary

Denominator-  Fractions that represent the same part of the whole

Fraction-  The top number in a fraction.  Is is the number of equal parts being represented.

Equivalent Fractions-  The bottom number is a fraction.  IT is the total number of equal parts.

Numerator-  A number that represents an equal part of a whole or an equal part of a set

Unit Fraction- Represents the quantity formed by one part when a whole is partitioned into equal parts

 

 Science Vocabulary     

   Fossil-  the preserved remains of a plant or animal that lived long ago

   Paleontologist-  a scientist who studies fossils and organisms that lived long ago