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About Mrs. Garrett

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This is Mrs. Garrett's 8th year as a Special Education Teacher at Tomball Elementary. This will be Mrs. Garrett's
15th year working for TISD. Mrs. Garrett has taught in Developmental/Functional Living classrooms for
Tomball ISD since 2003. She has taught ESY PPCD, ESY summer school grade K-12, substituted in a variety 
of special education classrooms and was a special education aide for 6 years at Northpointe and Beckendorf 
Intermediate Schools. 

She graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science
in Interdisiplinary Studies. She holds teacher certification for Grades Early Childhood - Grade 12 Special 
Education, Early Childhood - Grade 6 Generalist, and ESL Supplemental. 

She has two children which attend Tomball Junior High and Tomball High School. Vivian is in 11th grade
and Kenshin is in 8th Grade. She enjoys spending time with her family, decorating cakes, cooking and
baking, gardening, and being creative.
 
She is passionate about teaching students with special needs. She strongly believes that ALL children can learn! 
We just need to find out what works best for each child. She is constantly trying to help students understand 
curriculum, concepts, and the world around them through varied means. She has high expectations for all of the 
students and will provide them with the skills and tools they need to succeed. 
 
 Partner teacher
Mrs. Ruby Dowling  (Developmental K-2)

Teacher Aides in the Classroom 
Mrs. Bessie Beccera 
Mrs. Glenda Wilcox
Mrs. Dawn Molinari
Mrs. Lauren Landry

Contact information:
You can email me or call me with the information below. If it is important that I receive your phone call/message 
call and ask the receptionist to please put your through to the classroom. Otherwise, it will go directly to my voice 
mail during the hours of 8:00 to 4:00. I will try to return all emails/messages during my conference time or after 
school.
 
Mrs. Tabitha Garrett
281-357-3280 ext. 3305
tabithagarrett@tomballisd.net 

 

 

Recent Posts

Field Day tomorrow!
Bring a towel and an extra change of clothes.
Wear sunscreen!
Wear shorts and sneakers.
$3-5 dollars for snow cones.
 

Agenda for week of May 21st

Agenda for the week… /La semana de ...May21
Life Principle/ característica : propriety - socially acceptable behaviors and morals
Theme: National Parks and Camping
 
Events this week
Wed May 22nd 4th grade Transition trip 9:30 - 10:30
Friday May 25th Field Day during specials time
2nd grade 8:45- 9:35 3rd grade 2:40 - 3:20 4th grade 11:40 - 12:15
   Wear sunscreen and sneakers, bring a towel
 
Reading/Lectura
End of year reading assessments
Word Knowledge Assessments / vocablo examen
Letter of Week interactive notebook page in white folder Letter review
Vocabulary match/write definitions, sentence completion
Word of the Week/palabra de la semana: camp
Guided reading books
Sight words/Spelling words:
 
Spelling/ortografia
1 alphabet / alfabeto
2 (CVC) tub, rub, cub, hub, sub
3 Camp, lamp, damp, ramp, stamp, champ, swamp,
4 Night, light, sight, might, right, fight, weight, bright
 
Writing/escritura:
write about pictures throughout the school year to put in scrapbook
Monthly ULS writing assessment/ examen mensual de escritura
 
Social Studies/Estudios Sociales 10:50 - 11:20
Mapping and Geography
Personal info bingo
Social skills - propriety - hidden social rules: personal space
Texas symbols National parks
 
Math/Matematicas
End of year Math Assessment /mes matematicas examen
Numbers/Numeros: Number Identification/ identificar numeros del 0-20, 0-100
Number operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication) / adición, sustracción, multiplicación
Geometry/Geometria : shapes and patterns / formas y patrones
Measurement/Medicion:
Length and capacity/ medicion longitud, capacidad
Money/dinero
Time to hour, half hour, 5 minutes, schedules / Decir y escribir la hora en punto
Graphing/Graficas: create bar graphs and pictographs/ crear graficas de barras, hacer pictograffias
 
Science/ Ciencia
Ecosystems
Predator/prey
Habitats and adaptations
Food Chain
Life Cycle

Camp Blessing Special Needs Camp

Camp Blessing Special Needs Camp
Check it out!

SUMMER 2018 DATES:

 
Term 2 June 12-16
Term 3 June 19-23  Sibling Week
Term 4 June 26-30
Term 5 July 3-7 Sibling Week
Term 6 July 10-14
Term 8 July 24-28
Term 9 July 31-August 4 Sibling Week
Term 10 August 7-11

Camp Angel!

There are still a few spots left!
 
Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s),
The TISD Department of Student Support is THRILLED to announce that we are hosting our 4th annual Camp Angel Respite Camp sponsored by the Be An Angel Organization again this summer!  Please see below for information and registration for camp!
Purpose To provide families of students with special needs a week of respite.  This is NOT ESY.  Camp Angel is funded and supported by the Be An Angel Organization.  Tomball ISD provides the facility and the camp counselors (TISD teachers/paraprofessionals) who are familiar with the needs of our students.  Students will rotate from room to room participating in a variety of beach-themed activities. 
Eligible Participants:  Students receiving services in K-12th grade self-contained special education classrooms in Tomball ISD (ie: SLL/Developmental/PALS).
Dates:  July 23-26, 2018
Time:  8:30am-2:30pm          
Location:  Tomball Elementary School  (Parents/guardians are responsible for transportation to and from Camp.)
1110 Inwood Street
Tomball, TX 77375
Registration:  Please click the English Application or Spanish Application to register by Friday, May 4, 2018Please note that you must agree to the PHOTO PERMISSION and HOLD HARMLESS statements issued by the Be An Angel Organization in order to participate in Camp Angel.  Camp is limited to the first 75 eligible applicantswhose applications are received prior to Friday, May 4, 2018.
 
Please don't hesitate to contact me with any questions you may have!  If you believe you have received this email in error, please email me directly so I may update our records.  Thank you!
Lori Waldrop, 281-357-3140 x4126

Agenda for week of April 30

Agenda for the week… /La semana de ... April 30
Life Principle/ característica :temperance

Theme:Challenge Day, Track and Field
 
Book Swap Friday May 4
Challenge Day Friday!!!!! May 4
Cinco de Mayo May 5
 
NOTE: 4th graders need to send in $5 for 4th grade celebration 
 
Reading/Lectura
Poems and rhyming/ poemas y rimas
Nouns and Verbs and adjectives /sustantivos y verbos y adjetivo
Word Knowledge Assessments / vocablo examen
guided reading books / libro de lectura:, Olympics
Vocabulary match/write definitions, sentence completion
Word of the Week/palabra de la semana: in
Letter of Week Letter Z
 
Spelling/ortografia
1 alphabet / alfabeto
2(CVC) in, bin, fin, pin, win
3 (CCVC) chin, shin, thin, twin, grin, login, begin
 
Writing/escritura:
story writing / escribir cuentos
write about pictures throughout the school year to put in scrapbook
Monthly ULS writing assessment/ examen mensual de escritura
Revising and Editing: Punctuation/Capitalization Paired worksheets
 
Social Studies/Estudios Sociales
Past and Present - Technology & Inventions and Invention project
Functional signs
Personal info
Community helpers and places
Social skills

Math/Matematicas
Monthly Math Assessments /mes matematicas examen
Numbers/Numeros Number Identification/ identificar numeros del 0-20, 0-100
Number operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication) / adición, sustracción, multiplicación
Geometry/Geometria shapes and patterns / formas y patrones
Medicion:Measurement olympics: (length, volume, weight, quantity,
 
]Science/ Ciencia
Life cycles of animals and plants
Animal and plant adaptations

Motor Practice: Practice for Challenge Day. Racing, hurdles, soccer kick, javelin or ball throw, baseball

Agenda for week of April 16

Agenda for the week… /La semana de ...April 16
Life Principle/ característica : determination
 
Theme Earth day & Recycling
 
2nd grade field trip April 19th
Earth Day 22
 
Reading/Lectura
guided reading books / libro de lectura :
Vocabulary match/write definitions, sentence completion
Sight words/Spelling words
Letter X
Word of the Week/palabra de la semana : on
 
Spelling/ortografia
1 alphabet / alfabeto
2 on, son, ton, won, off
3 One, gone, bone, cone, done, lone
 
Writing/escritura:
story writing / escribir cuentos Fairy Tale or Make believe story
Revising and Editing: Punctuation/Capitalization Paired worksheets
 
Social Studies/Estudios Sociales 
Earth Day - Water and land needs
What does Earth need? How can we take care of the Earth?
Personal info
Community helper
Social skills
 
Math/Matematicas
Number operations
(addition, subtraction, multiplication) / adición, sustracción, multiplicación
Geometry/Geometria 3D shapes/ Figuras de tres dimensiones
Money/dinero
Graphing/Graficas:
create bar graphs and pictographs/ crear graficas de barras, hacer pictograffias
Recipe (Capacity/ capacidad Fractions/Fracciones Rice Krispie Earths
 
Science/ Ciencia
Earth Day and Recycling
Plants
 

Agenda for the Week of March 5th

Parent copy
Agenda for the week /Agenda para la semana March 5
Life Principle/ Principio de Vida:Loyalty
Theme/ Tema: St. Patricks Day, Spring Rain, and rainbows
 
TELPAS Testing 3rd and 4th grade Monday 1:00
Spring Break next week March 13 -19th
 
Reading/Lectura
Poems and rhyming/ poemas y rimas
Vocabulary/vocabulario
Word Knowledge Assessments / examen de lenguaje
guided reading books / libro de lectura :Spring, /colors/resources
STAAR ALT practice test (3rd and 4th)
Letter of Week interactive notebook page in white folder Letter U
Word of the Week/palabra de la semana: put
 
Spelling/ortografia
1 alphabet / alfabeto
2(CVC) put, but, cut, rut, tut, hut, gut, nut, shut,
3 (CVCC, CCVC) chat, each, which, ship, this, chop, shut, what

Literature/literatura
A Rainbow of my own
Lion and the Mouse (fable)
James and the Rain
Tim O’Tool and the Wee Folk
 
Writing Block : Writing/escritura:
story writing / escribir cuentos Presidents
Monthly ULS writing assessment/ examen mensual de escritura
Revising and Editing: Punctuation/Capitalization
STAAR ALT practice writing test (4th grade only)

Social Studies/Estudios Sociales
Functional signs
Personal info
Community helpers and places
USA Symbols
Social skills
 
Math/Matematicas
Monthly Math Assessments /examen de matematica mensual
Numbers/Numeros & Number operations / Operaciones numericas
Geometry
Money:
Graphing:
Recipe:Energy Bars
Time to hour, half hour, 5 minutes, schedules / Decir y escribir la hora en punto
 
Science/ Ciencia
Weather /clima
Seasons
Rainbows

Agenda for the week of Feb 26th

Agenda for the week /Agenda para la semana… Feb 26
Life Principle/ Principio de Vida: fortitude
Theme/ Tema: Dr. Seuss

March 1 - Read across America Day and Dr. Seuss Dress Up
Dress like your favorite Dr. Seuss Character!
Texas Independence Day Mar 2
Read across America Day Mar 2
 
Reading/Lectura
Poems and rhyming/ poemas y rimas
Nouns and Verbs and adjectives /sustantivos y verbos y adjetivo
Vocabulary/vocabulario
Opposites/Antonimos
Text Features: caracteristicas de un texto
Word Knowledge Assessments / examen de lenguaje
Word of the Week/palabra de la semana: review
Letter of Week: Letter T
 
Literature/literatura
Dr. Seuss Books
 
Spelling/ortografia
1 alphabet / alfabeto
2(CVC) cat, hat, box, fox, jig, wig, tug, rug, den, pen
3 (CCVC, CVCC) clock, flock, sock, rock, dock, lock, tock, rocket, locket, pocket,
 
Writing Block : Writing/escritura:
story writing / escribir cuentos
Monthly ULS writing assessment/ examen mensual de escritura
Revising and Editing: Punctuation/Capitalization
 
Social Studies/Estudios Sociales
Texas History/ Historia de Texas
Famous People/Gente Famosa
Personal info
Community helpers
Social skills

Math/Matematicas
Numbers/Numeros & Number operations / Operaciones numericas
Number Identification and order/ identificar numeros del 0-20, 0-100 orden de los número
Addition, subtraction, multiplication) / adición, sustracción, multiplicación
Geometry/Geometria shapes and patterns identification / formas y patrones identificar figuras,
Measurement/Medidas: Capacity/ capacidad
                 Recipe: patterned Cat in the Hat snack
Money/dinero
Time to hour, half hour, 5 minutes, schedules / Decir y escribir la hora en punto
Graphing/Graficas: create bar graphs & pictographs/ crear graficas de barras, y hacer pictograffias
 
Science/ Ciencia
Weather /clima
Water cycle/ ciclo delagua
Solar System/sistema solar
Earth Cycles
 
 
 






Agenda for the week of Feb 12th

Agenda for the week /Agenda para la semana Feb 12
Life Principle/ Principio de Vida: compassion
Theme/ Tema: 100th Day, Valentine and Chinese new year (year of the dog)

February 15- Valentine's Day Parties
Tuesday: Valentine Day Parties
Mrs. Garrett's 9:40 –10:20 -Please send in $3 Mrs. Garrett’s Party
2nd – 12:55-1:35 - Please send in $3 for homeroom party
3rd – 1:45-2:25 - Please send in $3 for homeroom party
4th – 2:35-3:15 - Please send in $3 for homeroom party

                    Provide a box or bag to collect valentines.

February 16 -Teacher Workday, Student Holiday
Feb 16 Chinese new year
 
Please sign Golf permission slip and return as soon as possible
 
Reading/Lectura
Middle of year reading assessment: Lectura Exam
Word Knowledge Assessments / vocablo examen
Poems and rhyming/ poemas y rimas
Prefixes and Suffixes /prefijos y sufijos
Opposites/Antonimos
Text Features: caracteristicas de un texto
Vocabulary match/write definitions, sentence completion
guided reading books / libro de lectura
Letter of Week Letter Rr
Word of the Week/palabra de la semana: love
 
Literature/literatura
The one and only Ivan Tomball Reads
Emma’s American Chinese New Year
Buses
Mr. Hatch Somebody Loves you
100th day worries
 
Spelling/ortografia
1 alphabet / alfabeto
2 (CVC) red, bed, fed, led, wed,
3 (CCVC) sled, fled, shed, Evan, Dyron
4 (-ed ending) liked, helped, looked, played, loved, gripped, tasted, stopped, scared
 
Writing Block : Writing/escritura:
story writing / escribir cuentos
Monthly ULS writing assessment/ examen mensual de escritura
Revising and Editing Punctuation/Capitalization
 
Social Studies/Estudios Sociales
Texas symbols
Functional signs
Personal info
Social skills
 
Math/Matematicas
Monthly Math Assessments /examen de matematica mensual
Numbers/Numeros & Number operations / Operaciones numericas
Number Identification and order/ identificar numeros del 0-20, 0-100 orden de los números
Addition, subtraction, multiplication) / adición, sustracción, multiplicación
Geometry/Geometria: shapes and patterns identification / formas y patrones identificar figuras,
Measurement/Medidas:
Length / longitud
Capacity/ capacidad & Fractions:Fracciones
Recipe: Rice Krispie treats roll ups
Money/dinero
Graficas:create bar graphs & pictographs/crear graficas de barras, y hacerpictograffias
 
Science/ Ciencia
Weather
Solar Systems
 
Motor Activity: Golf Rules, Golf practice

Agenda for week of Feb 5

Agenda for the week… /Agenda para la semana Feb 5
Life Principle/ Principio de Vida: integrity
Theme/ Tema: Black History, Puppies and Dogs
 
Feb 5 - Superbowl
Feb 5-8 Book fair
Feb 8 TES Literacy Night 5:30 - 7:00
100th day projects are due Next week on Feb 15th
 
Reading/Lectura
Middle of year reading assessment: Lectura Exam
Word Knowledge Assessments / vocablo examen
Poetry and Rhyming
guided reading books / libro de lectura
Vocabulary match/write definitions, sentence completion
Letter of Week: Letter Q
Word of the Week/palabra de la semana: good
Nonfiction text
 
Literature/literatura
The one and only Ivan Tomball read at home
Anansi the Spider: A Tale from the Ashanti
Tar Beach
I got rhythm
Dogs
Tarra and Bella
 
Spelling/ortografia
1 alphabet / alfabeto
2.Sod, nod, rod, pod, god, you, your
3 Wood, good, food, hood, mood, stood, flood
 
Writing Block : Writing/escritura:
story writing / escribir cuentos Favorite Zoo animal
Monthly ULS writing assessment/ examen mensual de escritura
Revising and Editing Punctuation/Capitalization
 
Social Studies/Estudios Sociales
Famous People/Gente Famosa 3rd
Texas Missions and Beginning colonization 4th
2nd grade historical events and famous people
Personal info
TEXAS symbols
Social skills
 
Math/Matematicas
Numbers/Numeros & Number operations / Operaciones numericas
Number Identification and order/ identificar numeros del 0-20, 0-100 orden de los números
Addition, subtraction, multiplication) / adición, sustracción, multiplicación
Geometry/Geometria shapes and patterns identification / formas y patrones identificar figuras,
Measurement/Medidas:
Time to hour, half hour, 5 minutes, schedules / Decir y escribir la hora en punto
Capacity and fractions/ capacidad y fracciones
     Recipe: trail mix snack (contains peanuts, raisins, sunflower seeds)
Graphing/Graficas: create bar graphs and pictographs/ crear graficas de barras, y hacer pictograffias

Science/ Ciencia
Solar Systems/sistema solar
Why we have seasons and Day/Night
Natural Resources
Land and Erosion

 

 

Agenda for the week Jan 29

Agenda for the week…    /Agenda para la semana  Jan 29

Life Principle/ Principio de Vida:common sense

Theme/ Tema: Zoo Animals

               Feb 2 –Groundhog Day

     100 day project sent home due Feb 12th



Reading/Lectura  

        Middle of year reading assessment: Lectura Exam

         Word Knowledge Assessments  / vocablo examen

        Poetry  

        Letter of Week: Pp

        Word of the Week/palabra de la semana: up

        guided reading books / libro de lectura  

        Vocabulary match/write definitions, sentence completion

        Nonfiction Articles



Literature/literatura  

The one and only Ivan Tomball Reads

Library Lion          

Good Night Gorilla

From Head to Toe

Dear Zoo



Spelling/ortografia          

1  alphabet      / alfabeto

2.(CVC) dog, fog, hog, jog, log

3 (CCVC)   smog, frog, clog, blog, hotdog, groundhog    



Writing Block : Writing/escritura:

               story writing   / escribir cuentos    jungle/zoo story

Monthly ULS writing assessment/  examen mensual de escritura

Revising and Editing Punctuation/Capitalization



Social Studies/Estudios Sociales

Social skills

4th grade unit:Explorers/ Exploradores (4th)

Famous People/Gente Famosa(3rd/2nd)

Personal info

USA symbols

 

Math/Matematicas

Monthly Math Assessments  /examen de matematica mensual

Numbers/Numeros &  Number operations / Operaciones numericas

Geometry/Geometria :shapes and patterns identification  / formas y patrones identificar figuras,

Measurement/Medidas:

       Weight and Length / longitud

       Capacity and  fractions/ capacidad y fracciones

             Recipe: Friday  monkey bread

        Time to hour, half hour, 5 minutes, schedules / Decir y escribir la hora en punto   

Graphing/Graficas:  create bar graphs and pictographs/ crear graficas de barras, y hacer pictograffias


Science/ Ciencia  

                Recycle/Reciclar :  Sort types of resources (nonrenewable, renewable)

                Natural Resources/Soil/Rocks
                   Solar System 3rd

                Shadows (groundhog day)

Agenda for the week of Jan 22nd

Agenda for the week… /Agenda para la semana. Jan 22
Life Principle/ Principio de Vida: resiliency


Theme/ Tema: Rodeo and Farm


Special Needs Rodeo January 26th
(please make sure your child has eaten breakfast at home as we are leaving the school at 8:40.)

Permission Slips are being sent on Monday... Please sign and return by Thursday!

Reading/Lectura
Middle of year reading assessment: Lectura Exam
Word Knowledge Assessments / vocablo examen
Poetry
Letter of Week: review: Letter Oo
Word of the Week/palabra de la semana: did
guided reading books / libro de lectura
Vocabulary match/write definitions, sentence completion
Nonfiction text features


Literature/literatura
The one and only Ivan (Tomball Reads) (at home)
Rosie’s Walk
Rodeo Time
Mrs. Wishy Washy
The day Jimmy’s boa ate the wash


Spelling/ortografia
1 alphabet / alfabeto
2. did, lid, kid, rid, bid
3 Slid, grid, said, paid, solid, eyelid


Writing Block : Writing/escritura:
story writing / escribir cuentos :Cowboy story or farm story
Brainstorm ideas (providing ideas in form of visuals and tactile
Monthly ULS writing assessment/ examen mensual de escritura
Revising and Editing Punctuation/Capitalization

Social Studies/Estudios Sociales
4th grade Explorers/ Exploradores (4th)
Functional signs
Texas symbols (State food - chili)
Famous People/Gente Famosa(3rd/2nd)
Personal info


Math/Matematicas
Monthly Math Assessments /examen de matematica mensual
Numbers/Numeros & Number operations / Operaciones numericas
Number Identification and order/ identificar numeros del 0-20, 0-100 orden de los números
Addition, subtraction, multiplication) / adición, sustracción, multiplicación
Geometry/Geometria : shapes and patterns identification / formas y patrones identificar figuras,
Measurement/Medidas:
Capacity and fractions/ capacidad y fracciones
       Recipe: pudding (Thursday)
Money/dinero
Time to hour, half hour, 5 minutes, schedules / Decir y escribir la hora en punto
Graphing/Graficas


Science/ Ciencia
Natural resources/Recursos Naturales (3rd/4th)
Soil / tiera (3rd)
Healthy bodies

 

 

 

Agenda for Jan 15

Agenda for the week…    /Agenda para la semana …  Jan 15       4 day week

Life Principle/ Principio de Vida : Humanitarianism

Theme: / Tema:polar animals , snowmen,  and, Health

 

January 15  Holiday   Martin Luther King Jr Day

January 19 Class Picture Day

 

Prompt of the Day: What is your favorite polar animal?

                                Write about a snowman?

                                What is your favorite thing about winter?                            

GE Announcements 8:32    

 

Reading/Lectura  

        Middle of year reading assessment: Lectura Exam

         Word Knowledge Assessments  / vocablo examen

        Poetry  

        Letter of Week: review: Letter Oo         Word of the Week/palabra de la semana: did

        Vocabulary match/write definitions, sentence completion     ( winter, snow, ice, tourist)   

       guided reading books / libro de lectura  :penguins, polar bear  , snow

 

Spelling/ortografia          

1  alphabet      / alfabeto

2  did, lid, kid, rid, bid

3  Slid, grid, said, paid, solid, eyelid

4 sliding, hiking, checking, smelling, wiped,  covered, mixed, offered

     

Literature/literatura

The one and only Ivan Texas Reads (January 16th and will wrap up on February 15th)    (Humanitarianism Life principle of the week )

ALL 2nd, 3rd, and 4th graders will receive a copy of the book

Snowballs by Lois Ehlert, snow dough to make a snowman

The Snowy Day

 

Reading/Writing Block

Fit is good article pg

Polar Bears

N2Y Penguins of Madagascar

Ice and Snow festival

 

Writing/escritura:

Monthly ULS writing assessment/  examen mensual de escritura                

story writing   / escribir cuentos      Polar animal research paper

Revising and Editing Punctuation/Capitalization

 

Social Studies/Estudios Sociales

2nd/3rd  grade historical events and famous people

         Famous People/Gente Famosa: Martin Luther King Jr  

2nd/3rd grade unit:Timelines and Chronology/ Linea del Tiempo (3rd)

4th grade unit:Explorers/ Exploradores (4th)

Personal info bingo

 

Math/Matematicas

    Monthly Math Assessments  / examen de matematica mensual

Numbers/Numeros             Number operations/ Operaciones numericas

         Addition, subtraction, multiplication)  /  adición,  sustracción, multiplicación

         Number Identification/ identificar numeros del 0-20, 0-100

         Order / orden de los números    Odd and Even

Geometry/Geometria

        shapes and patterns  / formas y patrones

        Geometry snowflake and penguins

Measurement/Medidas:

       Money/dinero  Snowman Store 

Graphing/Graficas:

       create bar graphs and pictographs/ crear graficas de barras, y hacer pictograffias

      Graphing: have you ever built a snowman,      Make and graph winter clothes

 

2:30 Snack (please remember to bring daily snack.)

        Cooking on Friday : Smoothies  

             Orange and Strawberry Smoothies

 

Science/ Ciencia

Winter season and animals that live in cold places

Erosion/ Erosion and desgaste  (4th)

Soil / tiera (3rd)

Health: My body and senses










Agenda for week of Jan 10, 2018

Agenda for the week/Agenda para la semana …  Jan 8        3 day week

Life Principle/ Principio de Vida : Flexibility

Theme: New year 2018!, Resolutions and goal setting

/ Tema: Feliz año nuevo

 

January  10 School Resumes

Homework- bring in pictures or objects that represent   Due Tuesday Jan 16

 

Reading/Lectura  

        Middle of year reading assessment: Lectura Exam

         Word Knowledge Assessments  / vocablo examen

         guided reading books / libro de lectura  :New Year

          Vocabulary match/write definitions, sentence completion

          Letter of Week  INB pages in white folder   Review week (alphabet activities)

          Word of the Week  complete the word worksheet (New)

Spelling/ortografia           Review

1  alphabet      / alfabeto

  1. he, we, be, me, she, the

3 want, when, went, where, what, whatever, whenever,

 

Literature/literatura  

Bears New year Party

Squirrels New Year resolutions

Shanta Keys and the New year’s Peas

 

Reading /Writing Block

Feeling Fireworks      

N2Y New Years Eve unit

N2Y Fitness Challenge  Unit

 

Writing/escritura:

              Monthly ULS writing assessment/  examen mensual de escritura

              story writing   / escribir cuentos    : Life principle commitment - goals/resoulution write

                   My resolution for the new year is...                    My goal is to ….

 

 Social Studies/Estudios Sociales 

Personal info

2nd grade celebration in our community  (New years)

3rd grade Timelines and Chronology/ Linea del Tiempo (3rd)

4th grade Explorers Exploradores (4th)

 

Math/Matematicas

       Monthly Math Assessments  / examen de matematica mensual

  Number operations/ Operaciones numericas

  Number Identification/ identificar numeros del 0-20, 0-100

            Compare and Order numbers/ orden de los números   

           (addition, subtraction, multiplication)  /  adición,  sustracción, multiplicación

   Geometry/Geometria :  shapes and patterns  / formas y patrones

Firecracker Geometry using triangles

   Measurement:        Time

         Telling time   

         Days of the week, months of the year 

         January calendar    

     capacity/volume measuring

           N2Y Remembering 2017     

 

Science/ Ciencia  

              Earth Processes (Volcanoes, earthquakes, land slides, glaciers, etc)

               Erosion/ Erosion and desgaste  (4th)

                Experiment       fireworks

Party events:
 
Thursday Dec. 21st 
    Gingerbread Boy play at 1:30 
            presented by Mrs. Garrett and Mrs. Dowling's classes
    Mrs. Garrett's Holiday party 2:00
 
Friday Dec 22nd
    3rd grade party 10:30
    4th grade party 11:30
    Early Release 12:40