3P Update September
Wow, September is flying by! We are off to a great start! Thank you for
getting all those beginning of the year required forms turned in! We are getting to know each other and settling
into our routines. What a great group of
Here’s what we’re up to in class:
Reading: Setting goals
as readers, choosing books that are “just right” (within reading level), and
habits that make us even better readers.
We have been read, read, reading!
Writing: Setting goals
as writers, how to come up with ideas as writers, problem solving when dealing
with the hard parts of writing (writer’s block, ideas, writing more, boredom,
etc.). Narratives (true stories) and
adding details to pieces has been our focus.
We’ve even started trying out our writing “voice” by writing like a
story teller rather than just reporting.
Multiplication and division!!!
We’re working on building a fact base. So far we have worked on 5s and
2s in class. Watch for flash cards and
other multiplication/division activities to help with building that important
Studies: Map skills with the focus on continents and
We also started cursive handwriting which is very exciting!!! J
Just a friendly reminder that students
are more than welcome to have water bottles in class, but only water. No juices, flavored drinks, etc. Students may also bring a healthy snack to have mid-morning.
Picture Day is Tuesday, Sept.
22!!! Smile and say cheese! J
Lunch menu changes: Monday,
Sept. 21 Option #1: Beefy Macaroni Bake
Monday, Sept. 28 Option #1:
Thank you for all the volunteer forms
returned! There are lots of parents
willing to go on field trips with us!
Thank you! I will be contacting
those parent volunteers interested in coming in the classroom within the next
week or two to get a schedule set up.
My Contact Info:
Mrs. Michelle Preussler
firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 663-9847