Presentation on theme: "Welcome to Central Middle School!"— Presentation transcript:
1 Welcome to Central Middle School! Team 5-2Mrs. HechtMrs. Radake
2 Let’s Jump into the Fifth Grade! May we introduce ourselves?Mrs. Hecht Rm 119 / Math, Social StudiesMrs. Radake Rm 116/ Comm. Arts, Science
3 Attendance and punctuality are a must for academic success!! School HoursOur School Day begins at 8:15am. Students are expected to be in their seats and ready to begin learning. Four tardies= after school detention.Faculty Supervision / Breakfast is available starting at 7:40 AMTeachers pick students up from designated areas at 8:00 AMDismissal = 3:15 PMAttendance and punctuality are a must for academic success!!
4 Communication Newsletters Monday Graded Work Folders Student Planners PostcardsTelephone
5 How to help your child be successful? Help your child develop a routine for homework – same time, same place – make it a date!Concerns? See your classroom teacher – we want to make CMS a wonderful place for your child.Ask questions? Read handouts and review weekly folders and newsletters. Be involved!
6 Homework Policy You can expect to see 20-30 minutes of homework daily. Missing Assignments Procedure10% off & Parent contact in planner for each missing assignmentAfter the 3rd missing/late assignment in each subject area the student will have a referral sent to the office.Homework is assigned as a way toreview or reinforce concepts thatwere covered in class. If your childhas excessive homework – they maynot be using their time in class effectively!
7 Homework Continued…Students will have ONE day for each absence to make up work.Absentee work will be ready for students first thing in the morning upon their return. If you would like to pick up missing work – please call the office by 9:00 am. and we will have all work together for you in the office by 3:30pm.It is important for the parents to be involved with your child’s daily work.
8 Homework Incentives100% of homework completed on time each month…..Free ice cream coupon to be used at lunch.
9 Student Planners Sign it and return each day. Your child will have an agenda book that they will record daily objectives and assignments. It is their responsibility to copy the correct information from the homework board.Please check this book NIGHTLY!!!Sign it and return each day.
10 Self-Selected Reading Students will begiven the STARtest at the beginning,middle, and end of theschool year. Students will receive goals that will be met by AR Quizzes on the computer. We will have approximately 30 minutes of silent, self-selected reading daily.
12 PBS Positive Behavior Support Safe Responsible RespectfulMinor vs MajorTiger BandsCash or Bank every other ThursdayRewardsPAWS
13 Classroom Rewards! PAWS Class Reward Parties for points earned for great class behavior.Positive encouragement
14 What to Do on the First Day of School Eat breakfastGo to the gymFind your teacher’s name on the wallSit at the front of your lineWait patiently until your teacher comes to pick you up Take a breath and relax… it will be a GREAT Day!
15 Reminders For TonightPlease leave all textbooks and folders on top of your desksSee your teacher to sign up early for conferences in October
16 Questions? Comments? Feel free to check out your classroom! Let’s Have a FANTASTIC Year! Thanks for joining us at Back 2 School Night!Questions? Comments?Feel free to check out your classroom!