Thursday, September 25, 2014

Shared Reading

A reread of our anchor text, "The Trial of Cardigan Jones."


Students worked together to decide whether the sentence was a command or an exclamation.

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Open House

Thank you all for coming to Open House. It was nice talking with all of you. 
Carlee did a great job too!

Mental math

Jayna and Jack came up to show us how to add two numbers using a number line. The number line was to help us visualize what we'd be thinking if we added the two numbers in our head.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014


The PTO fundraiser came home today. The kids all met in the gym to see what fun prizes they could win by selling.


Johnny came up to the board and did a nice job identifying the complete subject and predicate of the sentence.

Step 3

The final step, gluing the continents and oceans onto the glove.

Monday, September 15, 2014

Saturday, September 13, 2014


Jayna did a nice job modeling how to multiply 2 groups of 3.

Step Two

Time to paint the globe blue. There were messy hands but they came out great!

Thursday, September 11, 2014

School wide Expectations

Mrs. Smith reviewed with us what the expectations are in the cafeteria, hallways, and bathrooms. 

Partner Reading

The children always enjoy when they have a chance to read with a friend. Today they reread  the story, A FINE, FINE SCHOOL.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Tuesday 9/9

Aniya, Kevin and Shay-Lee shared today a paragraph on their hero.

Monday, 9/8

Alex and Mark are learning about even and odd numbers.
Arianna and Josh are playing a game that helps them learn whether the sum of two numbers is even or odd.

Sunday, September 7, 2014

First day of school!

Creating a replica of our planet Earth. These globes, once finished, will hang in our classroom for the year to help us remember our continents and oceans.