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WELCOME! 3 rd grade Back to School Night Mrs. Jackson and Mrs. Swenson Room 20 ***Please hold your questions until after the presentation – we may answer them during the presentation!
Mrs. Swenson is on maternity leave and Mrs. Jackson will be full time until Mrs. Swenson returns from maternity leave.
ABOUT MRS. JACKSON 6th year at Discovery Married for 5 years Has an almost 1 year old! Westmont College
JOB SHARE INFO Mrs. Swenson is Monday and Tuesday Mrs. Jackson is Thursday and Friday Wednesdays will alternate by the month **Mrs. Jackson will be here every day until middle of October!
DAILY SCHEDULE 8:45 – 9:15 – Math Warm-up/Attendance/Business Items 9:15 –11:00 – Language Arts/Reading groups 11:00 – 11:20 - Recess 11:20 – 12:50 – Math 12:50 – 1:35 – Lunch 1:35 – 3:10 – PE (M, Th), Writing, Music Library
HOMEWORK Reading – 30 minutes, 4 nights a week ***reading log – We check for 4 logs/week ! (checked on Friday – please do 4 parent signatures) Math – Dreambox and Ten Marks (computer/online) Math – T, W, Th – review of topics learned in class
WATER BOTTLES Please allow your student to have a water bottle, as it cuts down on the “traffic” by the water fountain. Water is also great to have on PE days! ONLY water is allowed – no juice, soda, etc.
WEDNESDAY Every Wednesday is a shorter day. Students get out at 2:10!
FRIDAY ENVELOPES Important papers will be sent home each Friday. Please look through the folder and empty it. Students return the empty folder on Monday.
STAR STUDENT Sharing sack (items and photos) 3 items in bag, 12 photos Favorite book Students read to the class Parent letter Shared with the class about your student
DR. APPOINTMENTS PLEASE try to make any doctor or dentist appointments in the afternoon. Mornings in our classroom are filled with important reading time and groups that are very difficult to make up!
COMMUNICATION WITH ME Best way to contact us – through email email@example.com@smusd.org Phone – We don’t check voicemail until the end of the day 760-290-2077, ext. 3020 Happy to meet with you, but need advance notice! Email or phone call to set up a meeting!
WISH LIST/DONATIONS!!! Please visit the backpack hook area with post-its! We appreciate any help/donations! You can also visit our classroom website for more information!
MISC. Grading – 4, 3, 2, 1 Monday November 16 th - all day parent teacher conferences! (afternoons the rest of the week) Website – lots of helpful information about our classroom. Birthdays – wellness policy – no food (can do pencils/erasers, etc.)