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.






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 August 22nd- 26th





*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:

Family Fitness Night August 25th   6pm

Title 1 Parent Info.  Mtg.  August 25th   9am & 5:30pm



Spelling Words

Short  E  Vowel Sounds

Reading Voc. Words


1. desk                 9.  kettle

2. help                10.  basket

3. spent              11.  lesson

4. smell              12.  helmet

5. letter               13.  elephant

6. pencil              14.  eggplant

7. melon              15.  eskimo

8. seven


1.  fable- a short tale to teach a moral lesson, often with animals or inanimate objects as characters.

2.  moral-practical lesson contained in a fable

3. lesson- something to be learned or studied

4. character- a person or animal in a story

5. personification- an animal or creature acting like a human.

6. conflict-to fight, battle or struggle

7. resolution-  to resolve a problem

8.  Aesop-Name of a particular fable





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

3.  Study Science Guide on Magnets




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

3.  Study Science Guide on Magnets




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

3.  Study Science Guide on Magnets




1. Complete math assignment.  ______

2.  Reading/Science Assignment  _______

3.  Study for Spelling Test ______ (Test Friday)

4.  Study Science Guide on Magnets (Test Friday)








Math Vocabulary

Digit-  any symbol used to write whole numbers

Place Value-  the place of a digit tells what value it has

Rounding-   To change the value of the number to one that is easier to work with

Comparing-    To estimate, measure the similriarites in differences between to things

Decompose- To break a number into different parts.


          Social Studies Vocabulary

  1. Parthenon-                        the temple of Athena on the Acropolis at Athens
  2. Ancient-                 very old; aged
  3. Columns-               a rigid, relatively slender, upright support, composed of a few pieces
  4. Athens-                  capital of Greece
  5. Olympic Games-    a modern international sports competition, held once every four years