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PLEASE do not send peanuts, peanut butter sandwiches/crackers, or products that contain peanuts to school.  Thanks!


Mrs. Brown's Newsletter 10-9-17  

                                 Mrs. Brown's Newsletter

                                               10-9-17

                                                             

Notes:           ***** PEANUT ALLERGY ALERT!! *****

-Do not send peanuts, peanut butter, or ANY peanut products to school.

-No check outs after 2:00 p.m.                                                                       

-Parents, please check your child's Bug Book for homework. Help your child study. Check Behavior Calendars. Thanks!!!!!

-Field Trip Dream Field Farms:  10-11-17 

-Picture retakes:  10-12-17

-Relay for Life Hat Day ($1):  10-13-17

-Fall Break:  10-16 through 10-20

-Report Cards:  10-26-17

-Contact me on REMIND (send @ybrown2nd to 81010), send a note, or email me at:  yolanda.brown@elmoreco.com

Also, be sure to check the school website (mycoosada.com) each week!!

-Student of the Week:  Ava Lash

 

Reading:   Life Cycle of a Pumpkin

Test:  Monday/Tuesday (High-Frequency Words)

 

Language:  Review

We will review complete sentences, and the 4 types of sentences:  declarative, interrogative, imperative, and exclamatory. We will also review collective nouns.

Test:  Tuesday (Collective Nouns) 

 

Spelling:    Contractions

haven’t      it’s      he’s      I’m      didn’t      who’s      she’s  

can’t      isn’t      aren’t      hadn’t      I’ll      worst      great      second                              

Test: Tuesday

 

MathReview

We will review/practice making ten, skip counting with 3-digit numbers, writing numbers in standard and expanded form, even and odd numbers, grouping tens as hundreds, and greater than/less than (comparing).   

Test:  Skip Counting 

 

 


Weekly Newsletter  

Mrs. Brown's Newsletter   9-18-17

 

Notes:                   ***** PEANUT ALLERGY ALERT!! *****

-PLEASE do not send peanut butter, or ANY peanut products to school.

                 (no peanuts or peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, please)

-Please join the P.T.O.

-Please join our REMIND 101:  send @ybrown2nd to 81010

-Parents, please make sure that students are returning homework daily. Help your child study. 

-Please help students read A.R. books, and ask them questions about what they read. Five 100’s in a row- Gotcha, 10 passed tests by the end of the month- Pizza Hut coupon for a personal pan pizza (free). 

-Please send money or snack and juice daily (correct change if possible).

-Law Day field trip to the Courthouse on Friday (send $2/permission form). No chaperones are needed for this trip.

-Remember, if you have any questions or concerns, please send me a note or contact me on REMIND.  You may also email me at: yolanda.brown@elmoreco.com

-Student of the Week:  Liam Felio    

 

Language:  Exclamatory/Imperative

 -We will review, identify, and write each kind of sentence.

Exclamatory sentence: shows strong feeling, ends with an exclamation mark (!). Imperative sentence: (bossy) makes a command, ends with a period (.).

Test:  Thursday (students should be able to identify/write each kind of sentence).

 

Math:  Place Value

-We will continue to practice identifying and representing numbers to 1,000:  using models, word form, standard form, expanded form, and knowing the value of a group of tens. Ex:  What is the value of 14 tens? 140; How many tens make 300? 30. We will also review odd/even numbers, and equations:  4+2=5+1, 1+9=10+0 (be able to fill in blanks). Please help your child practice by making sure that he/she does the homework sheet each night. Remember to return homework every day. Students will receive a "Gotcha" on Friday for having their homework every day of the week. Test:  Thursday

 

Spelling:   Week 5 (consonant digraphs:  sh, ch, tch, th, wh)

bunch     patch    that     wish      math   whale   gone then    what     often     them     shape     itch    chase    together

Test:  Thursday /Dictation Sentences Wednesday **Remind students to begin sentences with capital letters, end them with the correct punctuation mark, and spell ALL words correctly. Also, review spelling words from last week. A few of these words are used in the teacher-dictated sentences. Students will have to write an imperative sentence (command), and an interrogative sentence (question) beginning with the word what.

 

Reading:  The Strongest One

Skills: Facts and Details, Predict/Set Purpose (who, what, when, where, how, why)

Vocabulary Words:  gone   pieces   very   learn   though   often   together 

High-Frequency Words:  while   along   might   close   something   seem   next

Test:  Wednesday (students should be able to use vocabulary words in sentences correctly, choose the correct words with the same phonics sounds, and answer questions about an unfamiliar story).

 

Social Science:   Sand and Silt.  

 


Weekly Newsletter 10-2-17  

Mrs. Brown's Newsletter

                                              10-2-17

Notes:  ***** PEANUT ALLERGY ALERT!! *****

-Do not send peanuts, peanut butter, or ANY peanut products to school.

-No check outs after 2:00 p.m.                                                                       

-Parents, please check your child's Bug Book for homework. Help your                               child study. Check Behavior Calendars. Thanks!!!!!

-Field Trip Dream Field Farms:  10-11-17 (please send $21 and permission form) ***Due on Thursday (10-5-17)  Thanks!

-Picture retakes:  10-12-17

-Relay for Life Hat Day ($1):  10-13-17

-Report Cards:  10-26-17

-Contact me on REMIND (send @ybrown2nd to 81010), send a note, or email me at:  yolanda.brown@elmoreco.com

Also, be sure to check the school website (mycoosada.com) each week!!

-Student of the Week:  Aaron Headley           

Reading:   

Skills:  Author’s Purpose, Text Structure, comprehension (who, what, when, where)

High frequency words:  both   paper   together   got   group   often   run 

Vocabulary Words:  certainly   laugh   you’re   either   second   great   worst

Test:  Thursday (students should be able to choose the correct word to use in sentences (vocabulary/phonics) and answer questions about an unfamiliar story).

Language:  Collective Nouns (words for groups of people, places, things, and animals)-  A school of fish, a pride of lions, a pile of leaves, a class of students Test:  Friday-      ***Check Bug Books for practice work.

SpellingWeek 6 (Contractions)

haven’t      it’s      he’s      I’m      didn’t      who’s      she’s  

can’t      isn’t      aren’t      hadn’t      I’ll      worst      great      second                               

Dictation Sentences:  Thursday, Test:  Friday (practice writing dictation sentences- correct punctuation and capitalization). Review words from the last week (r-controlled vowels). Students will write a declarative sentence and an interrogative sentence beginning with the word “Do”.

Math: We will discuss and practice skip counting. Help your child practice, and remind him/her to return homework each day.

Test:  Friday-  (***see daily homework sheets)

 

 


Weekly Newsletter 10-23-17  

Mrs. Brown's Newsletter

                                                          10-23-17

                                                                                     

Notes:           ***** PEANUT ALLERGY ALERT!! *****

-Do not send peanuts, peanut butter, or ANY peanut products to school.

-No check outs after 2:00 p.m.                                                                       

-Parents, please check your child's Bug Book for homework. Help your                             child study. Check Behavior Calendars. Thanks!!!!!

-PTO Meeting:  10-23-17 at 6:00 p.m.

-Drug Free Week:  10-23-17 through 10-27-17 (note sent home 10-13-17)

-Report Cards:  10-26-17

-Fall Celebrations:  10-27-17 (Please send 1 bag of individually wrapped candy) Thanks!!

-Contact me on REMIND (send @ybrown2nd to 81010), send a note, or email me at:  yolanda.brown@elmoreco.com

Also, be sure to check the school website (mycoosada.com) each week!!

-Student of the Week:  Braxton Lemley

 

Reading:  

Skills: main idea, compare/contrast, cause/effect

High frequency words: important   night   river   without   idea   Indian   let   list 

Vocabulary Words:   above   toward   ago   whole   enough   word

Test:  Thursday (students should be able to choose the correct word to use in sentences, and answer questions about an unfamiliar story).

Language:  Proper Nouns (names for people, places, things)

-We will discuss/practice capitalizing days of the week, months, and holidays:  Thursday, April, Saint Patrick’s Day

Test:  Thursday (students should be able to identify proper nouns in sentences, choose the correct proper noun to use in sentences, and write a sentence using a proper noun). Check Bug Books for practice work.

Spelling:  Quarter 2 Week 1 (r-controlled vowels:  er, ir, ur)

            her   person   serve   nurse   dirt   skirt    turn    turtle

              enough   whole   above   birth   curb   curl   purse

Test:  Thursday (practice dictation sentences- use correct punctuation and capitalization). Review words from the last week (contractions).

**Students will need to write an interrogative sentence beginning with Who. Students will also need to write an imperative sentence (bossy).

 

Math:  We will discuss and practice adding 2, 2-digit numbers without regrouping. Help your child practice addition facts, and remind him/her to return homework each day. Test:  Thursday (**see daily homework sheets).

Social Science:  We will discuss bats this week.


Weekly Newsletter 10-30-17  

                                                Mrs. Brown's Newsletter

                                                            10-30-17

                                                                                     

Notes:           ***** PEANUT ALLERGY ALERT!! *****

-Do not send peanuts, peanut butter, or ANY peanut products to school.

-Students cannot be checked out after 2:00.                                                     

-Parents, please check your child's Bug Book for homework. Help your child study. Check Behavior Calendars. Thanks!!!!!

-Don’t forget to join P.T.O.

-Super Hero Day:  10-31-17 (Dress as your favorite super hero!)

-Veterans’ Day:  11-10-17, NO SCHOOL

-Math Night:  11-14-17, from 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. (Play math games!)

-Cookie dough pick up:  11-14-17

-Thanksgiving Lunch:  11-15-17 (11:40 a.m.)

-Thanksgiving Holidays:  11-20-17 through 11-24-17 (NO SCHOOL)

-Contact me on REMIND (send @ybrown2nd to 81010), send a note, or email me at:  yolanda.brown@elmoreco.com

Also, be sure to check the school website (mycoosada.com) each week!!

-Student of the Week:  Kaylei Lewis

 

Reading Skills:  cause and effect (when one event directly causes another)

Vocabulary Words:  people   sign   shall  bought  probably  pleasant  scared

High Frequency Words:  until   walk   four   stop   miss   real   cut   song

Test:  Thursday (students should be able to choose the correct word to use in sentences, and answer questions about an unfamiliar story).

Language:  Singular/Plural Nouns

Nouns that mean one:  dog, boy, shoe; Nouns than mean more than one:  add –s,/-es (for words that end in sh, ch, s, x, or z), change f to v add –es, and change y to i add –es (for words that end in y and have a consonant letter before the y)- baby/babies. Test:  **Students should be able to identify singular/plural nouns in sentences, choose the correct singular/plural noun to use in a sentence, and add –s, or -es to make a noun plural. Check Bug Books for practice work.

Spelling:  Quarter 2 Week 2 (plurals:  -s, -es, -ies)

note   notes   lunch   lunches   story   stories   tune   tunes   switch   switches

baby   babies   people   scared    sign  

Test: Friday **Practice dictation sentences- Students must be able to write a sentence containing a singular noun (one person, place, thing, or animal). Students must also be able to write an imperative sentence (bossy).  

 

Math:  We will discuss and practice adding 2, 2-digit numbers with/without regrouping. Help your child practice addition facts, and remind him/her to return homework each day. Test:  Friday (**see daily homework sheets).

Social Science:  We will discuss plants this week.

 

 

 


Weekly Newsletter 11-13-17  

                                             Mrs. Brown's Newsletter

                                                    11-13-17

                                                                                     

Notes:           ***** PEANUT ALLERGY ALERT!! *****

-Do not send peanuts, peanut butter, or ANY peanut products to school.

-Students cannot be checked out after 2:00.                                                     

-Parents, please check your child's Bug Book for homework. Help your                               child study. Check Behavior Calendars. Thanks!!!!!

-Don’t forget to join P.T.O.

-Math Night:  11-14-17, from 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. (Play math games!)

-Cookie dough pick up:  11-14-17

-Thanksgiving Lunch:  11-15-17 (11:40 a.m.)

-Thanksgiving Holidays:  11-20-17 through 11-24-17 (NO SCHOOL)

-Contact me on REMIND (send @ybrown2nd to 81010), send a note, or email me at:  yolanda.brown@elmoreco.com

Also, be sure to check the school website (mycoosada.com) each week!!

-Student of the Week:  Kylia Mayfield

 

Reading Skills:  Author’s Purpose

Vocabulary Words:  guess  shoe   won   pretty   village   science   watch

High Frequency Words:  side   sea   state   second   face   sometimes   young   leave

Test:  Thursday (students should be able to choose the correct word to use in sentences, and answer questions about an unfamiliar story).

Language:  Singular/Plural Nouns (Irregular)

We will practice identify/forming irregular plural nouns (change spelling).

child, children     man, men     woman, women      mouse, mice    foot, feet

We will also continue to add an –s, or -es (for words that end in sh, ch, s, x, or z), change f to v add –es, and change y to i and add –es (for words that end in y and have a consonant letter before the y)- baby/babies. If there is a vowel letter before the y, just add an -s. Test:  **Students should be able to identify singular/plural nouns in sentences, choose the correct singular/plural noun to use in a sentence, and add –s, -es, or change the spelling to make a noun plural. Check Bug Books for practice work.

 

Spelling:  Unit 3 Week 3 (long e:  e, ee, ea, y)    

read     feet     easy     deep     seat     party     wheel     leave   

      team   windy     sleep     teeth   guess   shoe   village

Thursday -Dictation Sentences:  write a declarative sentence, and an interrogative sentence beginning with the word What. Test:  Friday

Math:  We will continue to practice adding/subtracting 2 two-digit numbers with regrouping and adding 3, two-digit numbers. Help your child practice, and remind him/her to return homework each day.

Test:  Friday

Social Science:  We will continue to discuss Native Americans and Thanksgiving this week.

 

 

 

 


Weekly Newsletter 11-6-17  

                                                Mrs. Brown's Newsletter

                                                    11-6-17

                                                                                     

Notes:           ***** PEANUT ALLERGY ALERT!! *****

-Do not send peanuts, peanut butter, or ANY peanut products to school.

-Students cannot be checked out after 2:00.                                                     

-Parents, please check your child's Bug Book for homework. Help your                               child study. Check Behavior Calendars. Thanks!!!!!

-Don’t forget to join P.T.O.

-Turkey Disguise Projects are due on Thursday (11-9). If you need more time, turn them in on Monday (11-13). Turkey patterns were sent home Friday, but if you need to, you can print your own. Thanks!!

-Veterans’ Day:  11-10-17, (NO SCHOOL)

-Math Night:  11-14-17, from 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. (Play math games!)

-Cookie dough pick up:  11-14-17

-Thanksgiving Lunch:  11-15-17 (11:40 a.m.)

-Thanksgiving Holidays:  11-20-17 through 11-24-17 (NO SCHOOL)

-Contact me on REMIND (send @ybrown2nd to 81010), send a note, or email me at:  yolanda.brown@elmoreco.com

Also, be sure to check the school website (mycoosada.com) each week!!

-Student of the Week:  Xavier Maddox

 

Reading Skills:  Compare/Contrast, Inferring

Vocabulary Words:  door   behind   brought   minute   promise   sorry   everybody

High Frequency Words:  car   white   carry   hear   eat   almost   mountains   being

Test:  Thursday (students should be able to choose the correct word to use in sentences, and answer questions about an unfamiliar story).

Language:  Singular/Plural Nouns

Nouns that mean one:  dog, boy, shoe; Nouns than mean more than one:  just add an –s, or -es (for words that end in sh, ch, s, x, or z), change f to v add –es, and change y to i and add –es (for words that end in y and have a consonant letter before the y)- baby/babies. If there is a vowel letter before the y, just add an -s. Test:  **Students should be able to identify singular/plural nouns in sentences, choose the correct singular/plural noun to use in a sentence, and add –s, or -es to make a noun plural. Check Bug Books for practice work.

 

 

Spelling:  Quarter 2 Week 4 (long a:  a, ai, ay)

away     brain     main     paint     play      raise      say    stay

   tail     today     tray     wait     everybody   sorry   behind  

Test: Thursday **Dictation sentences. Students will write a sentence containing a contraction. Students will write an interrogative sentence beginning with Who.

 

Math:  We will discuss and practice subtraction facts to 20 (without regrouping). Help your child practice, and remind him/her to return homework each day. Test:  Thursday (**see daily homework sheets).

Social Science:  We will discuss Native Americans this week.

 

 

 

                                                Mrs. Brown's Newsletter

                                                                                          11-6-17

                                                                                     

Notes:           ***** PEANUT ALLERGY ALERT!! *****

-Do not send peanuts, peanut butter, or ANY peanut products to school.

-Students cannot be checked out after 2:00.                                                     

-Parents, please check your child's Bug Book for homework. Help your child study. Check Behavior Calendars. Thanks!!!!!

-Don’t forget to join P.T.O.

-Turkey Disguise Projects are due on Thursday (11-9). If you need more time, turn them in on Monday (11-13). Turkey patterns were sent home Friday, but if you need to, you can print your own. Thanks!!

-Veterans’ Day:  11-10-17, (NO SCHOOL)

-Math Night:  11-14-17, from 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. (Play math games!)

-Cookie dough pick up:  11-14-17

-Thanksgiving Lunch:  11-15-17 (11:40 a.m.)

-Thanksgiving Holidays:  11-20-17 through 11-24-17 (NO SCHOOL)

-Contact me on REMIND (send @ybrown2nd to 81010), send a note, or email me at:  yolanda.brown@elmoreco.com

Also, be sure to check the school website (mycoosada.com) each week!!

-Student of the Week:  Xavier Maddox

 

Reading Skills:  Compare/Contrast, Inferring

Vocabulary Words:  door   behind   brought   minute   promise   sorry   everybody

High Frequency Words:  car   white   carry   hear   eat   almost   mountains   being

Test:  Thursday (students should be able to choose the correct word to use in sentences, and answer questions about an unfamiliar story).

Language:  Singular/Plural Nouns

Nouns that mean one:  dog, boy, shoe; Nouns than mean more than one:  just add an –s, or -es (for words that end in sh, ch, s, x, or z), change f to v add –es, and change y to i and add –es (for words that end in y and have a consonant letter before the y)- baby/babies. If there is a vowel letter before the y, just add an -s. Test:  **Students should be able to identify singular/plural nouns in sentences, choose the correct singular/plural noun to use in a sentence, and add –s, or -es to make a noun plural. Check Bug Books for practice work.

  

Spelling:  Quarter 2 Week 4 (long a:  a, ai, ay)

away     brain     main     paint     play      raise      say    stay

   tail     today     tray     wait     everybody   sorry   behind  

Test: Thursday **Dictation sentences. Students will write a sentence containing a contraction. Students will write an interrogative sentence beginning with Who.

 Math:  We will discuss and practice subtraction facts to 20 (without regrouping). Help your child practice, and remind him/her to return homework each day. Test:  Thursday (**see daily homework sheets).

Social Science:  We will discuss Native Americans this week.