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I began teaching in the Fountain Valley School District in1998, and have taught 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade. I am an animal lover and I love to travel.  I have seen Asia, Europe, South Africa, and many other places.  I am married, and have two step-children.  I am also a step-grandma!
 

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HOMEWORK

MONDAY 5/21/18  
ELABTGHS-  Ch 11- Thought question, Antagonist/Protagonist, Text Message
MATH- 119, 120
SOCIAL STUDIES- Week 24 Make a Match, Women due Wed.
SCIENCE- none
OTHER- "E" tomorrow, BOOK FAIR TOMORROW
 
TUESDAY 5/22/18
ELA- BTGHS- Ch 12 - Personal pronouns, A Day with Jack
MATH- 121, 122
SCIENCE- none
SOCIAL STUDIES-Week 24 Make a Match, Women due Wed.
OTHER-  Library tomorrow, "F" tomorrow
 
WEDNESDAY 5/23/18
ELA- Ch 13 Synopsis/Summary
MATH- 123, 124
SOCIAL STUDIES- Week 24 crossword and questions due Fri
SCIENCE- "hands on" activity
OTHER- "G" tomorrow, OPEN HOUSE TOMORROW NIGHT 6PM-7PM
 
THURSDAY 5/24/18 
ELA-BTGHS- Ch 14 Thought question, Vocab, "Happy Birthday, Jack"
MATH-125, 126, UNIT 5 TEST NEXT FRIDAY
SOCIAL STUDIES-Week 24 crossword and questions due Fri.
SCIENCE- none
OTHER-"H" tomorrow
 
FRIDAY 5/18/18   
ELA-BTGHS- Ch 10 Thesaurus, Interview
MATH-none
SOCIAL STUDIES-none
SCIENCE- none
OTHER-NO Yoga Monday (book fair is in MPR all week) "D" Monday, TESTING MONDAY
 
HAVE A WONDERFUL WEEKEND!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

ABC Countdown

 

 

It is almost the end of the school year and many students (and teachers) are anxiously awaiting summer!  This is a fun way to count down the last 26 days of school.  You do not have to participate, but it will be fun if you do!

 

Date

Letter

What To Do…

5/16

A

Ask your friend about their weekend

5/17

B

Blue – wear blue to school

5/18

C

Compliment a friend today

5/21

D

Dress like a friend

5/22

E

Eight-bring a collection of 8 items (ex. 8 pennies, etc.)

5/23

F

Fruit – bring fruit for your snack

5/24

G

Green – wear green to school

5/25

H

Hat – wear a hat to school

5/29

I

Inside Out – wear your shirt inside out

5/30

J

Joke – bring a joke to tell the class

5/31

K

Kindness – do something kind for a friend

6/1

L

Letter-you will write a letter to a third-grader telling them what they should know for next year!

6/4

M

Movie day!

6/5

N

No Homework!

6/6

O

Orange – wear orange or eat an orange

6/7

P

Poem-bring your favorite poem to share

6/8

Q

Quiet – can you whisper all day? (My favorite!)

6/11

R

Read – bring your favorite book to read today

6/12

S

Sunglasses – wear a pair to school today

6/13

T

Take home art portfolio

6/14

U

Uncle Sam – wear something patriotic (red, white & blue)

6/15

V

Vegetable – bring a veggie for your snack

6/18

W

Wear crazy socks to school

6/19

X

Xtra recess

6/20

Y

Yellow – wear something yellow

6/21

Z

Zip – zip up your backpack and go home

 

Testing Schedule 5/7-5/30

Monday, 5/7-8:00-10:00-ELA
Monday, 5/14-8:00-10:00-Math
Monday, 5/21-8:00-10:00-ELA Performance Task
Wednesday, 5/30-8:00-10:00-Math Performance Task

Weekly quizzes

Wednesday-Language Arts 4 Today and Comprehension
Friday-Spelling, Math 4 Today, and Social Studies