Hello Mighty Oaks

Hello everyone and happy Friday! We have just 3 days until the school year starts!  For the first week there will be lots of get-to- know-you activities so that my students will get to know me and vice versa.  I want all my students to feel welcomed and comfortable in...

Oaks Are Getting Mathematical

The Oaks are beginning the second half of the year working diligently on multiplication and division. We are moving through the processes as a group and individually, kids should be practicing the tables at home. Maybe flashcards will help or even poster board with...

Moving into New Social Studies Theme

The Oaks will be leaving the Explorer theme behind and beginning a fun new theme of Holiday Traditions. We’ll talk about and experience lots of traditions over the next few weeks and we’ll explore the history of the traditions–what country are they...

October Outlook

The Oaks are moving rapidly this year–we’ve finished reading Sam the Man and the Chicken Plan. We are beginning a more advanced book: Henry Huggins by Beverly Cleary and although the writing is a bit harder, it is funny and everyone is enjoying it. In...

First Week Fun!!

I am so lucky to be teaching your children this year!  We are going to have fun and we are going to learn. Some of the first few weeks will be pretty basic—sentence structure, spelling rules, etc.  Don’t worry. It will get more complex over time, but I want to be sure...