Letter Regarding Student Blogs

Dear Parents and Guardians, This year I am happy to introduce a very exciting learning tool in our classroom; our very own student written blog.   The blog’s main function will be to promote the writing process, while giving students an opportunity to develop critical thinking skills as they comment and guide each other.  By having a real […]

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Literacy Updates!

During Reader’s and Writer’s Workshop your child will be learning many new skills.  The main goals in Reader’s Workshop this week are… Practicing appropriate independent reading behaviors Strategies to decode unknown words Using context clues to determine meaning of unknown words Using punctuation marks as signals to read fluently. The main goals in Writer’s Workshop this […]

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Couple Changes

I’ve moved my rules and expectations page to the “About me” section.  Hover over the “About me” section and you will see it from the dropdown menu. Additionally, I am going to try my hand at student blogs.  As I am sure you can see, I have added a page to the top menu bar.  […]

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