No specials on Tues, Wed or Thursday due to Field Day activities throughout the school.
FIELD DAY - Wednesday. Students should wear their class t-shirts, bring water bottles, wear closed toed shoes, and sunscreen.
YEARBOOKS: Yearbooks are scheduled to arrive on Thursday. We will have a yearbook signing within 3rd grade on Friday May 13 in the afternoon.
SLO test -Student Learning Objectives: Students will be taking the MATH SLO on Thursday in the morning. PLEASE try and have your child in attendance this day so they will not have to take time for a makeup.
Math - We began working with evaluating expressions and using variables. However we determined that the problems require them to understand the Order of Operations. We will continue expressions this week while learning the order.
HW: NONE - it says in their binder to do a page, but we are waiting.
Reading - We finished reading "The One and Only Ivan." They finished their writing booklet on Ivan today as well.
Spelling - Spelling Sort #29. They are to sort their words into Long VC, Short VC and Long VVC. These were reviewed in class and should also be in their binders.
HW: Sort into the 3 columns
Science - We will be doing a task on Oil Spill Clean up later this week.
PENNY WARS -bring coins and pennies
EIG - Tuesday night. Wear your class t-shirt that evening.
Math - Elapsed time using a t-chart
Spelling - Sort #28 Sort using vowel consonant vowel (VCV) or VCCV
Reading - we continue to read The One and Only Ivan
EIG - Evening in the Garden , Tuesday, May 3rd 5:30 - 7:30
3rd grade performs at 6:30
6:20 – 2nd/3rd grade come to the stage
Wear Class t-shirts
Ford Elementary School’s 22nd Annual
Evening in the Garden Celebration
TUESDAY, MAY 3(Rain date May 5)
Student Art Show and Frame Sale
(Proceeds to benefit the Art Program at Ford Elementary)
BROADWAY BEAT Performance Schedule
6:00 – Knd/ 1st grade performs
6:30 – 2nd/3rd grade performs
7:00 – 4th/5th grade performs
7:10 – Finale for ALL grades
All students should wear their class shirt & closed-toe shoes.
Please allow 45 minutes for OFF-SITE parking!
Parking will be at Sanctuary Church / Western Hills Baptist Church – 700 Mars Hill Road
Kindergarten Families may park at St. Theresa’s Church – 5725 Fords Road
Buses will shuttle families back and forth – SHUTTLES BEGIN AT 5:00
Only Special Guests and Handicapped spaces will be given a parking pass for Ford Elementary
Chairs or a blanket to sit on are highly recommended.
Sunglasses, bottled water & a picnic dinner are a good idea as well.
ALL PLAYGROUNDS WILL BE CLOSED.
Visit our Evening in the Garden website for more information: http://eveninginthegarden.wikispaces.com/Evening+in+the+Garden+Information