Family Interview Project Due Back TOMORROW 10/1

Dear Room 4 Families, In your child’s backpack today are the interview questions they need to ask a family member when they are at home tonight. They need to record their answers and bring the packet back to school tomorrow to start with their rough drafts. The other pages in the packet will be completed […]

Weekly Newsletter for 9/27/13

Dear Room 4 Families, Thank you to all of the generous parent volunteers that have been helping our class run smoothly! Your time is greatly appreciated. I have been calling those who had requested a conference from back to school night. If you did not recieve a voicemail from me, please e-mail me to set […]

The 2014-15 NSLI for Youth (High School)

Dear Room 4 Families, I thought I would pass on an incredible opportunity for any parents of high school students. The NSLI for Youth program offers scholarships for high school aged students to study foreign language abroad in an immersion setting. Please feel free to pass along this information to anyone you know that may […]

Box Tops!

Dear Room 4 Families, This school year we will be continuing our Box Tops for Education program. Each box top that you save is redeemable for 10 cents towards our school. You do not need to do anything special to save them. Just cut them off packages and bring them to school in a plastic […]

Weekly Newsletter for 9/20/13

Dear Room 4 Families, Thank you for coming to back to school night yesterday. It was wonderful meeting everybody. If you signed the sheet for a parent conference, I will be contacting you to arrange a time to meet. I will be out of the classroom next Tuesday and Thursday for professional development for English […]

Weekly Newsletter for 9/13/13

Dear Room 4 Families, In English Language Arts, we read “Their Native Tongue” in our reading anthologies and discussed the features of non-fiction text. If you notice that your child is struggling with the test, please go over the answers with your child when the tests are returned. All of the stories in the reading […]

2nd Grade Timeline Project – Due Monday 9/16

2nd Grade Timeline Project Second Grade will be doing a timeline project. Each student is asked to create a timeline of important events from their lives. What You Do: When most people hear the term “time line,” they think about historical events. But every person has a history, too, and your child is no different. […]

Math and English Language Arts Resource

For those families that would like to work on academic enrichment at home, a good website with many different games is They offer math and English games by topic, so an adult needs to sit with your child to make sure that they are working on the right skills. For students that may be […]

Weekly Newsletter for 9/6/13

Dear Room 4 Families, We are getting the swing of things here in second grade! I apologize for the mix up with the spelling homework. This week, we skipped the week 2 spelling test and we will take the week 3 spelling test next Friday. Even if you studied week 3 words this week, your […]