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Please have the Flynn/Spruce Peak Field Trip permission slip signed and returned by Friday, January 31st.
After looking at the Mid-Year Progress Report, please sign the envelope and return it to me by Friday, January 31st.
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1/23/2020- Progress Reports go home tomorrow! Please sign the envelope (saying that you have received it) and return it by next Friday. Also, tomorrow is the last day of our Spirit Week--wear blue or your bobcat shirt.
1/23/2020- Instagram vs. Reality 😂 💚 (Check out the pictures in the slideshow)!
1/22/2020- We have TWO field trips coming up! We will be seeing Che Malambo at the Spruce Peak Theatre in Stowe on Wednesday, February 5th at 10:00. We will also attend a performance by Momix on Monday, February 10th at 9:30 at the Flynn Theatre in Burlington. Please sign the permission slip (one slip for both shows). We are asking for $25 total, which will help cover the cost of both performances and the buses.
1/21/2020- I was out sick today and missed the orange/yellow Spirit Day! Looking forward to seeing everyone wear purple tomorrow!
1/20/2020- Spirit Day tomorrow--wear Orange or Yellow! Also, tissue donations would be greatly appreciated (again!)
1/20/2020- A great day of community service in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. We made dog treats, cat toys, birthday bags, dog toys, kindness posters, Valentine's Day cards for our military and elderly, and decorated paper bags with kindness quotes for our local Price Chopper to use! ♥️😊(Check out the pictures in the slideshow)!
1/19/2020- Reminders: Spirit Day-Wear Red❗Also, dismissal at noon tomorrow. 🙂
1/16/2020- Berlin City Drive for Education grant ceremony! ♥️💲(Check out the pictures in the slideshow)!
1/15/2020- Reminder: We are headed to Berlin City Kia tomorrow to accept our grant money! We will get to enjoy some pizza for lunch there too!
1/10/2020- The first Boston Field Trip payment is due! $175 per person. $35 this month if doing the 5-month payment plan. Thank you!
1/9/2020- FMS is collecting boxes of cake mix, cans of frosting, and birthday candles! We will be making birthday kits on the morning of the 20th. All kits will be donated to Aunt Dot's Place (a local food shelf).
1/8/2020- Spirit WEEK- January 20th through the 24! Each day students and staff will wear a different color. Monday Red, Tuesday Orange or Yellow, Wednesday Purple, Thursday Green, Friday Blue/Bobcat shirt. 🌈
1/7/2020- Great news!! I applied for (and was chosen) to receive $1,500 through the Drive for Education Berlin City Kia grant program! There will be a ceremony and lunch on Thursday, January 16th from 10:00-12:30. This money will be used by my 5th grade team to help support students who need financial assistance with the Boston Field Trip. Permission slips are being sent home today, and this exciting mini field trip is free. Please sign and return the form as soon as possible.
1/3/2020- Open Home Folders tonight to discover a beautiful art piece! You may also find some optional math practice... 😊(Check out the pictures in the slideshow)!
12/20/2019- Lunch in the classroom. ✔️ Wearing pajamas. ✔️ Drinking hot chocolate with extra whipped cream. ✔️ Watching the Polar Express. ✔️ Happy heart! ❤️❄️🎄(Check out the pictures in the slideshow)!
12/19/2019- Westward Expansion paper share! ✔️ Their papers will be sent home tonight! ❤️ Thank you to those of you who made it this morning! 🙂 (Check out the pictures in the slideshow)!
12/18/2019- Pajamas, hot cocoa, and the Polar Express on Friday!
12/13/2019- Full Home Folders today--please take a look this weekend!
12/12/2019- Our Westward Expansion books are done!! Come check them out on Thursday, December 19th from 9:30-10:00! (They will be sent home that evening).
12/10/2019- Please complete this short form so that your child can use the website Scratch/Hour of Code. Thank you! Online Form
12/9/2019- Today each student created a mini "Universe in a Box"! Students learned about why stars change with the seasons. ✨
12/5/2019- Science Essential Question of the day: How can the Sun tell you the season? 🌷☀️🍁❄️
12/4/2019- Today students finished the Math Unit 2 Post-Assessment! They all did so well! Next up...Unit 3-Place Value.
12/2/2019- Today we started a new science unit: Space! ⭐☀️🌙 Our essential question was, "Is the setting sun actually moving?"
Unified Arts Schedule:
Monday: Music (Valyou) 2:05-2:50
Tuesday: Art (Gitlin) 1:05-1:50
Wednesday: Music (Valyou) 2:05-2:50
Thursday: P.E. (Bowker) 2:05-2:50
Friday: P.E. (Bowker) 2:05-2:50