Presentation on theme: "Welcome to Curriculum Night 2013!. Literacy Reading and Comprehension Phonics and Spelling – SMART (Systematic Multisensory Approach to Reading Training)SMART."— Presentation transcript:
Welcome to Curriculum Night 2013!
Literacy Reading and Comprehension Phonics and Spelling – SMART (Systematic Multisensory Approach to Reading Training)SMART Writing - Narrative, Expository, Argumentative Students are putting their reading skills together to learn to read for information and meaning.
Common Core Math Units: -Unit 1: Extending Base Ten Understanding -Unit 2: Becoming Fluent with Addition and Subtraction -Unit 3: Understanding measurement, length, and time -Unit 4: Applying Base Ten Understanding (Adding and subtracting within 1000) -Unit 5: Understanding Plane and Solid Figures -Unit 6: Developing Multiplication -Unit 7: Show What You Know (Review)
Science/ Social Studies Science: Life Cycles, Space, Matter, Energy, and Motion Social Studies: Georgia History, Geographic Understandings of Georgia, Government/Civic Understandings, and Economic Understandings Goal: To provide real life, hands- on experiences
Transportation Changes in transportation must be made in writing before 2:30. If you send an , please copy that to Be sure you get a response back from Sandy or myself. Early check-outs must occur before 2:30 in the afternoons
Birthdays We will have a monthly birthday celebration on the last Friday of the month. An will be sent at the beginning of each month to the parents of students having a birthday. Please work together to come up with a plan for the celebration. Party invitations are not allowed to be distributed at school unless the entire class will be invited.
Homework Homework will be sent home every Friday via . Please remember that some skills may not be taught until the day the homework is assigned. Homework will also be written (in a brief version) in your childs agenda.
Monday papers Graded papers will go home every Monday. Please look through the papers, sign the top sheet, and return all of the papers on Tuesday. I will keep all graded papers on file until the end of the quarter.
Grading Students will be assessed based on the Common Core Standards 4-Excels/Extends with the standard 3-Consistent achievement within the standard 2-Moderate achievement within the standard 1-Limited achievement within the standard X-Not assessed at this time
Math Facts We are working on becoming fluent with the basic addition and subtraction facts. Please help your child each night by using flashcards or any other drill materials. This is a standard on the report card.
Top Ten Things You May Not Know About Ms. Cahill 1. I have two sons., Jimmy and Ryan. They are both in college. 2. I worked for Coach Bowden while attending FSU. 3. Mrs. Myers and I have been best friends since 8 th grade down in Miami. 4. I love to take spin classes. 5. I used to call Ted Williams my uncle when I was young (family friend). 6. I like to hike and go rafting. 7. I absolutely love the color PINK and Orange! 8. Wiggly teeth gross me out! 9. I love the beach. 10. My favorite candy is Swedish Fish and Turtles.
Contact Information Phone: extension works best!