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 May 15th -19th

 

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.

* If a student has more than 5 unexcused absences, a teacher is required to write a Social Worker Referral

*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:

 

May 15-19- Career Week

May 16-18- GMAS Retesting

May 18- PBIS Reward Day

May 22- BGE Spirit Day; AR Parties

May 24- Wax Museum Due

May 25- 3rd Awards  9:00

 

Spelling Words

 

   1.   swimming               12.   ocean

   2.   vacation                  13.   relaxing

   3.   barbeque                14.   lemonade

   4.   watermelon           

   5.   ice-cream

   6.   sandals

   7.   beach ball

   8.   sunflower

   9.    shorts

  10.  sunglasses

  11.  heat

 

Reading/Social Studies

  1. inventor- a person who creates new appliances, machines, or other inventions
  2. scientist- a person who studies or practices any scientific methods
  3. explorer- a person who investigates unknown regions
  4. politician- a person skilled in political government or administration

 

 

 

Monday

Math:

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

 Assignment:  ______

PARENT INITIALS:

 

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/ELA

 Assignment:  ________

PARENT INITIALS ___

 

                                 

Math Vocabulary

Bar Graph-   a graph that compares data by using bars of different length or heights to show their values

Data Numbers-   symbols collected from a survey or experiment to show information

Frequency Table-   a table for organizing a set of data

Line Plot-   a graph that using columns of “X” above a number line to show a frequency of data.

Picture Graph-    a graph that has different pictures that show information collected.

Pictograph-   a graph that compares data that uses pictures or symbols

 

Science Vocabulary

Pollution- the action or process of making land, water, air, etc., dirty and not safe or suitable to use

 

     Conservation-the protection of animals, plants, and natural resources

 

     Recycling- to make something new from something once used

 

     Litter- things that have been thrown away and that are lying on the ground in a public place

 

     Acid rain-rain that contains dangerous chemicals because of smoke from cars and factories