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Welcome & Classroom Information

  • Daily Schedule
    School starts at 8:10 a.m.
    Recess 10:10 - 10:30 a.m.
    Lunch 11:30 - 12:13 p.m.
    Dismissal 1:57 p.m.

    Reminders
    Students should bring the following things to school each day:

    • Healthy Snack and Lunch
    • Home Journal (This journal will be sent home each day of the week beginning the second week of school. Please read and sign the journal each day.)
    • Backpack
    • Two-Pocket Folder

    Homework
    Please have your child read to you for at least 10 minutes each day Monday through Thursday.

    This Week's News: 


    Reading
    This week we will finish Unit 6: Stories Teach Many Lessons. Our reading activities will focus on reading and identifying the features of a folktale, making predictions, describing the sequence of events, and comparing/contrasting the characters and the central message of two literary texts. In addition, we will practice reading and writing words with the long e, long i, long u, and long a sound spelled ai and ay. Our high-frequency words are: review of the words from the past three weeks. 

    Writing

    This week we continue with our Opinion writing unit. This week we will continue working on stating our opinions, giving reasons for our opinions, and restating our opinions at the end. In addition, we will discuss and write about agreement and disagreeement as it relates to another person's opinion. 

    Math
    This week's math lessons will focus on the following concepts: comparing length and considering the importance of aligning endpoints when measuring, comparing length by finding objects longer than, shortr than, and equal in length, put three objects into order by length. 

    Important Dates:

    Feb. 18th - President's Day - No School

      

    If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me.

    About Me

    I earned Bachelors Degrees in Communications and Spanish from Pepperdine University and my teaching credential from California Lutheran University. This is my 26th year of teaching and my 25th year of teaching here at PVSEA. When I am not teaching I enjoy spending time with my husband and two daughters, playing and watching sports, hiking, traveling, and going to the beach.