Friday Letter March 16th

Dear Ones, So many things to tell you. I’ll try to be brief. We are finishing up our book “Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing” and the kids are really flying along—examining the motives of different characters and laughing at the antics of Peter’s little brother. We are...

Door Letter for March 19th

Door Letter  Door Letter   Door Letter   Door Letter  Door Letter   I have a new door bell system ready to go so I’ll be sending everyone an e-mail to explain how to get in. Thanks goes to Ceasar Salazar for helping me find just the right guys to do the electrical...

Door Letter for Week of March 12th

Door Letter Door Letter Door Letter Week of 3/12 to 3/16 With the wind advisory, we’ll put off the marshmallow roasting till a calm weather day, probably Thursday. Remember to send jackets to school this week, since the temperature goes up and down daily. We are...

Only 10 more weeks of school!

Door Letter   Door Letter   Door Letter   Door Letter   Door Letter Week #26 February 26 to March 2  Hard to believe that there are only ten more weeks left of this school year!  Time rushes by when we are in school—we never have enough time to get in all the concepts...

Science Fair

Science Fair Project Plan for Oaks and Red Oaks Everyone will need a display flat (available at the Dollar King for $1 right now) OAKS: (Red Oaks see further below) On the flat, there will be sections labeled: What’s the Question Being Explored? (This is the Central...

Science Fair

Science Fair Project for Willows and Red Oaks Everyone will need a display flat (available at the Dollar King for $1 right now) On the flat, there will be sections labeled: · Question I am exploring · Experiment to Test My Idea · Results of my Testing We will go to...

Science Fair

Science Fair Project Plan for Oaks and Palms Everyone will need a display flat (available at the Dollar King for $1 right now) On the flat, there will be sections labeled: · What’s the Question Being Explored? (This is the Central Title) · Hypothesis—(This is a very...

Quizzes and test dates

Due to all the lovely field trips last week I will be pushing all of the quizzes/tests back a week. There will be a quiz this Friday. The quiz will be over  chapter 1 lesson 3 vocabulary, and identifying natural resources (renewable and nonrenewable). Vocabulary...

Door Letter Door Letter

Door Letter    Door Letter    Door Letter    Door Letter February 19 to February 23 A wonderful, normal week is coming up. No days off. No exciting parties. Just good old school days with routines and interesting activities. Remember to send cans of food for the Food...

Water Oaks Going to the Carlos

Thursday, February 15th, the water oaks will be going to the Carlos Museum to see a “real museum” in action. This trip goes with finishing up our book: The Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler and will give us a chance to do a little quiet...