WelcomeParents! Curriculum Night-2013-14
Masterminds! Developing skills in our students to be the master of their future!
Purple Folders • Spelling is sent home every Monday. Math is sent home throughout the week as needed. • Spelling is due on Friday. Math is due the day after it was sent home. • Please keep the Jets Behavior Chart in the return to school pocket. • Please keep spelling and math homework in the back pocket • And check homework folders frequently! • Reading Folders • The Red Reading Bag will come home daily with your child • Please sign the reading log daily and help your child complete their reading homework. • Reading homework is always due the next school day. ***Assignments that are missing two days n a row will result in your Child completing it during their recess time.
Daily Routine Jets Behavior Chart/ Positive reinforcement Treasure Box!!! And also class party when 20 stickers are earned on the class behavior chart per month. 6 Pillars of Character
Harcourt • Guided Reading Instruction • Literature Circles • Leveled Readers • Functional Text • Common Core • Read Alouds • Accelerated Reading (AR)
6 Traits • The Writing Process • Daily Writing Lessons • D.O.L • Journal • Letters • Reports • Spelling – 15 words per week • Dictation
Scott Foresman • Common Core • Math Rotations • Friday Math Madness • Math Journals • Math Facts • D.M.R.s
Inquiry Process • Life Cycles • Changes in Earth and Sky • Seasons/Weather • Water Cycle/Clouds • Solid/Liquid/Gases • Measurable Properties of Objects • Science Fair • People and Cultural Contributions • Body Systems
Civics and Government • Research Skills • American History: Early Civilization • Native Americans- Mound Builders • American History: Revolution and New Nation • Timelines • Constitution and Bill of Rights • World History- Revolution • Holidays Around the World Traditions and Cultures • Westward Expansion • Current Events • Famous Americans • Geography • Structure of Government, Current Political Leaders • Environmental Resources • Asian Civilizations (China, India, and Japan)
Daily observations • Reading and Writing Conferences • Graded Daily Work • Informal Tests • Formal Tests • Progress Reports • Report Cards
Tax Credit PTO Fundraisers
Birthday Treats • Snack Bucket