Ms. Clarke's Website
High School Graduation Class of 2025
College Graduation Class of 2029
Our Mission Statement:
We will listen to our teacher, study hard while helping and supporting each other.
To become leaders of our school and be prepared for 5thgrade!
friendship, compasion, respect, getting along, and feeling safe
I will be incorporating 7 Habits into our daily learning. The 7 Habits will help your child become a more highly effective learner and a leader. These habits can be used at home too!
Habit 1: Be Proactive (I'm in charge of me!)
Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind (Have a goal)
Habit 3: Put First Things First ( Work first, Then play)
Habit 4: Think Win-Win (Everyone can Win)
Habit 5: Seek First To Understand Then to be Understood ( Listen before you talk)
Habit 6: Synergize (Together is better)
Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw ( Balence feels better)
School wide reading strategy:
C U C U
*Circle key words in the question. *
Underline question word such as what, where, when, why or how in the question.
*Check back in the story to find answers.
*Underline the answers when you find them in the story.
September 12-Yankee Candles returned
October 14-Genius Hour Projects Due
Remember: our goal is to read and test on books that are on at least a 4.0 level and have an average of an 85% or higher!
Homework is written in their Agenda every Monday
Monday -math, Novel Sequencing map, AR
Tuesday -math, Novel Sequencing map, AR
Wednesday - Math page, Novel Sequencing map, AR-
Thursday -Math page, study for spelling BEE, AR
Friday -read the Newsletter, Read my A.R. books
**LUNCH is at 10:45 a.m. :)
**Students need to be reading their AR books every night.
***Please sign your child's planner every night.
**Your child must have met their AR Goal by October 14 (Thurs) to be apart of our Dunkin Doughnuts Breakfast and Movie/Ice-Cream Party!
Good Luck! :)
**Please review the spelling words with your child each night.
Thinking Maps-our new tools to help teach critical thinking and to organize our thoughts. Please look on my "Main Menu" for the Thinking Maps Page! :)
Your child has a "Spelling Book" that should be coming home. They have a sheet in their book where they can choose a spelling activity every night.
Please look over at my "Main Menu" for the Important Links and student passwords page!
Please check out the newest link:
This site allows you to keep track of your child's AR!
Username is Student ID #
Password is student initials
Math Word Problem of the week:
Sarah has 5 times as many gold coins as silver coins. In all, she has 120 gold coins and silver coins. How many gold coins does Sarah have?
a) 15 b) 25 c)100 d)120
~5 Dojo Points! ~
If you have read all the important information with your child then please draw a blue fish in your child's planner-they will earn a clip up!
Please email me at: firstname.lastname@example.org
or you may call me at (239) 936-0891
(Please keep in mind that I cannot take calls during academic school hours.)