Monday, September 22, 2014    Contact




Welcome to Mrs. Rode’s Classroom
 
 
September 17 - 21

                 

Announcements:
 
       

Sept.  17
                 Thank you for filling out the Goal
                                Setting Form, and returning it to your
                                child's Language Arts teacher.

Sept.  19                   Please turn in the following items: 
                                Calculator Order forms (and checks);
                                Student Information Form; and
                                C.A.R.E.S. Student Handbook

Sept. 20                    Picture Day!  Wear your best smile!
 
 
 
Looking Ahead:    
 
Sept. 26                    Kindness Retreat! 
                                 Chaperones:  Please arrive by
                                 8:30 a.m.  Thank you so much!
                                                                          

 
Daily Schedule

8:30 Students Arrive
8:45 Morning Meeting/Announcements
9:00 - 9:50 Unit Studies (Social Studies/Spanish)
9:55 - 10:55 Math
11:00 - 11:55 Specialist
12:00 - 12:15 Homeroom
12:15 - 12:35 Recess
12:35 - 1:00 - Lunch
1:05 - 1:25 - Homeroom
1:25 - 3:15 Language Arts (Reading/Writing/Word Study
3:25 Dismissal
 

 
Language Arts
 
Writing:
  • Personal Narrataive
  • Haiku

 Reading:  
  • Larger Than Life Lara
  • Akiak
  • Finding the Titanic
 
Reading Skills:

  • Story Structure
  • Multiple Meaning Words
  • Kinds of Sentences
  • Text Organization
  • Author's Viewpoint
  • Monitor/Clarify
  • Syllabication
  • Using a Thesaurus
  • Compound Sentences
  • Writing Complete Sentences


Word Study (spelling and vocabulary):
  • Red Hot Root Words - Lesson 19 - Test on Tuesday

Homework: 
  • Read at least 20 minutes each night.  Don't forget to record your minutes on your September Reading Log. 
  • Daily assignments are written in the Planner.    
 

Math (Mrs. Rode's class)

  • Unit:  Naming and Constructing Geometric Figures
  • Test on Wednesday
  Homework:  
  • Daily assignments are written in the Planner each day. 
  • Practice your multiplication/division facts each night.
 

    
Unit Studies           
 
First Quarter:   

     In Social Studies, we are studying immigration.
                                                 
 

 
Miscellaneous:
 
Planners
      Students are responsible to record homework assignments.
      Parents: Please check Planner and sign daily.
Dismissal
      Please write a note or write in the planner if there is ever a change.  
 

Reading
      http://www.sowashco.k12.mn.us/ro/pages/studentlinks/map/reading.htm

 
 
 

Feel free to contact me if you have any questions/concerns.
Phone: 651-621-7062
Email:
sharon.rode@moundsviewschools.org


Island Lake Elementary School - 3555 Victoria Street N, Shoreview, MN 55126
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