Ms. Krecik and Miss Pfeiffer

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Archive for January, 2010

Weekly Overview January 1-January 5

Dear Parents, This week in Room 304, we will continue to concentrate on writing expository essays as part of our ISAT practice.  In 5th grade, students are required to write an expository essay during ISATs.  In addition, we will begin to focus on extended response writing in Math to prepare for ISAT testing.  Report Cards […]

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Weekly Overview January 25-January 29 2010

NOTE:  Does anyone read these?  I have been wondering lately…if so, would you let me know.  I would like to post additional information on these posts, but if no one reads them, I guess there is no point! Dear Parents, This week in Room 304, we will be concentrating on writing expository essays as part […]

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Weekly Overview January 19-January 22

Last week, the Benchmark assessments in reading and math slowed our progress in other subjects areas.  These tests are so beneficial to students and help prepare them for the procedures of ISATs in March.  This week, we will be working hard in class to develop more successful strategies to prepare for ISATs in March.  I […]

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Weekly Overview January 11-January 15

Dear Parents, I apologize for not writing this in last week’s overview:  thank you for all of your kind wishes and treats for the holidays!  The holidays are truly one of my favorite times in the classroom, and I am sad to see them go.  Now it;s the time of year we get down to […]

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Weekly Overview January 4-January 8

Happy New Year!  I hope your holidays were relaxing and you had an opportunity to enjoy time with friends and family.  As we enter the beginning of the year, your student will be working harder than ever as a fifth grader.  We will begin preparing our minds and bodies with ISAT preparations.  We will be […]

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