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...

Sly Foxes

These Foxes are brilliant and have amazing imaginations. We have been learning our Spelling and Vocabulary lessons weekly. Often these words tie into our Reading, Social Studies / History, or Science lessons helping the word to be more than just a random word to...

Upcoming Quiz and Test Dates

Here is a list of the next quiz/test dates  Chapter 1 Lesson 2 Quiz :2-08-2018 (vocabulary four movement that create motivations, etc. Chapter 1 Lesson 3 Quiz : 2-15-2018 (vocabulary , natural resources (renewable vs. nonrenewable)) Chapter 1 Test :2-21-2018 Chapter 2...

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...