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Welcome!. West Elementary 5 th Grade Mrs. Lau. Stacey Hirt. Graduated from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor’s of Science in Elementary Education in 1994 Graduated from Regent University with a Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction in 2000

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Welcome

Welcome!

West Elementary

5th Grade

Mrs. Lau


Stacey hirt
Stacey Hirt

  • Graduated from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor’s of Science in Elementary Education in 1994

  • Graduated from Regent University with a Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction in 2000

  • Have taught grades 5-8 for the last 18 years.

  • Husband- In the Army stationed at Fort Riley

  • Have 2 children: Zachary- 5th grade, Emma- kindergarten


Daily schedule
Daily Schedule

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday8:15-9:30 – Reading Block9:30-10:10 – Shared Reading10:10-10:55 – Writing11:00-11:25 – Lunch11:25-11:40 – Recess11:40-12:15 – Band/Music12:15-12:55 – Math Intervention12:55-2:05 – Math Block2:05-2:25 – PE2:25-2:55 – Science/ Social Studies 2:55–3:00 –Agendas3:00-3:10 – Pack Up/Dismiss


Specials 35 min on tuesday
Specials 35 min. on Tuesday

  • Tuesday8:15-9:30 – Reading Block9:30-10:20 – Math10:20-10:55- Math Intervention11:00-11:25 – Lunch11:25-11:40 – Recess11:40-12:15 – Band/Music12:15-12:50 – Library 12:50-1:25 – Counselor 1:25-2:00 – Art 2:00-2:35 – PE 2:35-3:10 –Technology3:10-3:20 – Pack Up/Dismiss


Language arts
Language Arts

  • Reading Groups

  • Spelling—pre/post test Friday

  • DLR (together, graded once a week)

  • Comprehension Quizzes

  • Writing (6-traits)

  • Weekly Reading Homework

  • Fluency and Accuracy checked quarterly


Math

  • DPP (together)

  • Math Facts

  • Labs

  • Assessments -Unit/Labs

  • Homework


Social studies
Social Studies

  • Geography

  • Explorers

  • 13 Colonies

  • American Revolution

  • Government


Science
Science

  • Variables-Scientific Process

  • Erosion

  • Rocks/Minerals

  • Mixtures/Solutions

  • Pond Life


Behavior expectations
Behavior Expectations

  • I teach when there are no distractions or other problems.

  • I listen to students who raise their hands.

  • Please treat me with the same respect I treat you.

  • Please feel free to do anything that does not cause a problem for someone else.

  • Class Dojo

  • Star Drawing


Daily reading
Daily Reading

  • “average minutes per day reading books was the best predictor of reading comprehension, vocabulary size and gains in reading achievement between the second and fifth grades.” (Becoming a Nation of Readers, U.S. Department of Education Commission on Reading, 1988)

  • “At all three grades (fourth, eighth, and twelfth) in 1998, students who reported talking about their reading activities with family or friends once or twice a week, or at least monthly, had higher average reading scores than students who reported doing so rarely or never.” (1998 Reading Report Card, NAEP, U.S. Department of Education, 1999)

  • “Research shows that the amount of leisure time spent reading is directly related to children’s reading comprehension, the size of their vocabularies and the gains in their reading ability.” (What Works: Research About Teaching and Learning, William John Bennett and Dana B. Ciccone, 1996)


Homework
Homework

  • Daily Reading

  • Math Fact Practice

  • Spelling words

  • Weekly Reading Homework

  • Homework in Agenda


Testing
Testing

  • MAPS September

  • Kansas Reading Assessment February

  • Kansas Math Assessment April

  • Local Writing Assessment April/May


Grading
Grading

  • Available on http://powerschools.usd320.com/public/

  • Semester Grade Cards


Classroom parents
Classroom Parents

  • Sign Up Sheet

    • Carnival

    • Halloween Party

    • Christmas Party

    • Valentine Party


General information
General Information

  • Money—name and purpose

  • Birthdays

  • Daily Snacks

  • Water Bottles

  • Book Orders


PTO

  • 1st Thursday of Month 6 p.m

  • Carnival—sign up


Communication
Communication

  • USD 320 Web Site

    • West Words Monthly

    • USD 320 Newsletter Quarterly

  • Classroom Blog –lauaclassroom.wordpress.com

  • 785.456.8333 ext. 3137

  • [email protected]


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