Week of 9/23/13

Grade 6,7,8 we are doing a religion project – PRAYER FOR PEACE

We are using Microsoft word to create a PRAYER.  each LETTER OF peace will have 4 sentences of the prayer, Using word art we will create the word PEACE. This will be counted as a religion grade and a computer grade.

 

Grade 5 has a simpler version of this religion project

 

Grade 4 – 3 will be doing an acrostic Poem about peace. We will be using a template that I designed and using word art to fill in the lines

 

Grade 2 has chosen their goals for a new school year and we will be typing them up in class

Grade 1 will be doing something involving pets to go along with their classroom curriculum

The k and pre k classed will learn about the keyboard keys and how to use them

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Welcome back……..

I was very busy this summer. No vacation but I went to Tech Academy,  3 Religion  courses , a great Faculty Retreat at the Shrine, I caught poison sumac and in the beginning of August had my left arm operated on for the radial nerve.   So Mrs. C is a little on the slow side.

The first order of business will be to get an Internet permission slip signed it will be coming home the first class after we  talk about Internet safety . Please send it back the next day!!!! If you student forgot the form please see link below read the agreement and just send back the signed copy

Internet Permission Form press here

Internet PowerPoint from class press here

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Keep Calm it’s almost SUMMER!

 

This week the upper grades are finishing all their projects.  Some students turned in things late and I am currently grading them. Last date accepting any projects is this Friday May 31st at 12:00 Please check option C all Missing projects are a 0

The younger students are having fun using programs on portaportal.

I will be having classes all next week 1st week of June.

Computer supplies for next year

grade 1-3

1 folder with index card on front – name and grade written on folder

Grade 3 a notebook in folder with pencil

grade 4-8

1 folder with index card on front – name and grade written on folder

1 pencil/pen

1 notebook

memory stick on landyard

Memory sticks will be required to transfer work.  Please erase information on your memory stick from last year do not purchase another one. Make sure name and grade are on the stick.

SIGN INTERNET SAFTEY FORM  IN THE INITIAL PACKET  before school starts

anyone who would like to donate a bottle of waterless hand sanitizer or Clorox wipes for the computer lab  –  it would be appreciated.

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Week of April 15th, 2013

Hip Hip Horray ….   Verizon has sent a contractor and his team (free) to design and install new molding to update the look of our school, currently we are in the upperschool. The new molding will be installed in the hallways, classrooms and offices.   Shortly after that Verizon will come and install new internet cable and TV coax (FREE) and  we will be on our way to  FIOS in the school.

Grade 8 -  cross curricilum project with Ms. Price   FAMOUS artists  They will research an artist from the list, research, create a 3 fold brochure and paint a picture just like our artist did.

Grade  7 _cross curricilum project with Ms. Price   FAMOUS artists  They will research an artist from the list, research, create a 3 fold brochure and paint a picture just like our artist did.

Grade 6 cross  curricilum project with Ms. Price   FAMOUS artists  They will research an artist from the list, research, create a 3 fold brochure and paint a picture just like our artist did.

-Grade 5  It’s off to Latain America………….. We are researching then we will learn how to do a powerpoint fulfilling Mrs. Weatherford’s requirements

Grade 4 Started collecting information for Harrisburg – We will be creating brochures to highlight our Capital

Grade 3 computer licery online website

Grade 2  Finish up penguin packet

Grade 1    online story starters

K  creating online butterflies

pre-k  no class   -   off school

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request

Mrs. Crawford uses Waterless hand cleaner, Tissues, lysol spray andblowingnose wipes to cut down the spread of germs. She has been suppling this all year for the lab.  All the students in K through 8 use the computer lab  in the upper school and She is requesting any one who would like to donate an item to mark the bottle, box or can with “MRS. C”  and send it with your child on computer day. The donation would be greatly appreciated.    Thank you in advance.

                                                         

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Week of March 24th

jesus angel

Happy Easter

Grade 8 – created a drop box  and started the cross curricilum project with Ms. Price   FAMOUS artists  They will research an artist from the list, research, create a 3 fold brochure and paint a picture just like our artist did.

Grade  7 _started the cross curricilum project with Ms. Price   FAMOUS artists  They will research an artist from the list, research, create a 3 fold brochure and paint a picture just like our artist did. 1 7th grade Easter Holiday

Grade 6  started the cross curricilum project with Ms. Price   FAMOUS artists  They will research an artist from the list, research, create a 3 fold brochure and paint a picture just like our artist did.   1-  6th grade Easter holiday

-Grade 5  Easter Holiday

Grade 4 Pope project will be looking up What are the popes jobs and the 10 symbols and what they mean. They will be creating a fancy word document for display

Grade 3 Penguin project – Penguin songs!

Grade 2 No class living stations

Grade 1    No class living stations

K  Easter website on Portaportal

pre-k  cracked eggs to match up easter figures

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Week of March 18th

spring Happy Spring

Grade 8 – turned in papal projects

Grade  7 _ Mrs. Rebuck’s cross curricilum project for Plants  printed out and turned in See powerpoint for more info.

Grade 6  – Boarding flight number 66 for Africa — We are doing a prezi on our country DUE THIS WEEK!!  See powerpopint on my website for more info

Grade 5  Pope project will be looking up What are the popes jobs and the 10 symbols and what they mean. They will be creating a fancy word document for display

Grade 4 Pope project will be looking up What are the popes jobs and the 10 symbols and what they mean. They will be creating a fancy word document for display

Grade 3 Penguin project – Venn Diagrams on line   we did a wonderful job!  The principal was in to watch our class and we were ANGELS!!!   Mrs. Crawford treated us to Penguin Pops made special for our class.  The students like the project so much they even put an article in the newsletter.

Grade 2 It is back to our penguin project we are really behind in our work

Grade 1    We will be using word to do our shape project this week we will find our file continue on with work and resave.

K  pre-k  Colored the alphabet and used shapes

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Week Of March 11th

NEW MARKING PERIOD!!!!

Grade 8 – Finishing up Papal conclave project Now they need to print and fill out a rubric for Mrs. C
Grade  7 _ Mrs. Rebuck’s cross curricilum project for Plants  We will be creating powerpoint slides to match infomation required from her.  See powerpoint for more info.

Grade 6  – Boarding flight number 66 for Africa — We are doing a prezi on our country See powerpopint on my website for more info

Grade 5  Titanic project Was so much fun I hope you stop by to see Mrs. Weather ford’s wall.   WOW!  We will be researching about the pope to make a fact sheet, then off with another project for Mrs. Weathford.

Grade 4 Beaver fur hats project makes me want one !    This week we start a Pope project research and questions to do before we produce a pope fact sheet.

Grade 3 This week it is back to our penguin project We wil be typing our info and printing out

Grade 2 Last week we stayed at lower school because of the weather and used fun brain.  This week it is back to our penguin project

Grade 1 Last week we stayed at lower school because of the weather and used fun brain.    We will be using word to do our shape project this week we will find our file continue on with work and resave.

K  pre-k  Colored a pope and printed out look for the master pieces to come home

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Montgomery County St. Patrick’s day Parade  in Conshohocken. Plenty of fun for the whole family. Parade starts at 2 down Fayette street. Come join the fun with floats, bands, firetrucks and the AOH clubs.   Irish Thunder will keep you in step!  —-Keep an eye out for that Leprechaun!!!!!!!!

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Week of March 3rd

Please check Option C to see if your missing assignments due date for all missing assignments 3/4/12   iF YOU WERE OUT SICK YOU ARE STILL RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ASSIGNMENTS(GR  4-8)

Grade 8 – Cross curriculum project with Mrs. Rebuck Papal Conclave We are newspaper reporters writing a paper. Powerpoint will be there soon. Students who need to show me the last project please see me at lunch

Grade 7  Cross curriculum project with Mrs. Feilke Revolutionary war timeline using capzles.  We will be presenting in computer class to show off our good work.

Grade 6  Vocabulary pop quiz will you know all the functions in word?   handout and a grade sheet were due last week.   THEY ARE ALL graded and turned back PARENTS  PLEASE SIGN

Grade 5  Titanic project. Cross curriculum project with Mrs. Weatherford. Research on a passanger of the ship, writing titanic journals, Producing wordalls.  WOW what a nice job we are doing!  Come look at the display outside 5th grade  1 more part of the sinking ship this week

Grade 4 will have brain fry since they were taking terra nova’s all week we might do a fun class if they decide to use their computer time

Grade 3 will have brain fry since they were taking terra nova’s all week we might do a fun class

Grade 2 will have brain fry since they were taking terra nova’s all week we might do a fun class

Grade 1 switching with 2nd grade becase they do  no not take terra Nova tests they will come in the morning. We will be using word to do our shape project this week we will find our file continue on with work and resave.

K  pre-k  played  the quiet game we were very quiet sat still and used safari art. The other students were terra nova testing

Have a nice week and pray for a snow day!!!!

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Week of feb 21,2013

Please check Option C to see if your missing assignments due date for all missing assignments is this Friday

Grade 8 – Cross curriculum project with Mrs. Feilke. Presidents project using Weebly. We will be presenting in computer class to show off our good work. I gave a study sheet 2 weeks ago for technical terms we had our test good work – parents please sign

Grade 7 Cross curriculum project with Mrs. Feilke Revolutionary war timeline using capzles.  We will be presenting in computer class to show off our good work.

Grade 6 Presentations of our Prezi on our family just a few left. Parents please view these Prezi to see how proud you children are of their families!   Vocabulary pop quiz will you know all the functions in word?   handout and a grade sheet was due for 6b last Friday  6a this Friday.   

Grade 5  Titanic project. Cross curriculum project with Mrs. Weatherford. Research on a passanger of the ship, writing titanic journals, Producing wordalls.  WOW what a nice job we are doing!  Come look at the display outside 5th grade

Grade 4 Cross curriculum project with Mrs. Schwartz on beaver fur hats goes along with ELA book.  We are finished soon to be displayed

Grade 3 Penguin Project  see Powerpoint for more information.   scavenger hunt web quest with questions last week.  drawing it on tux paint and printing out ( this week)  and typing our information we collected..

Grade 2 Grade two is studing about penguins so we are doing the Penguin Project  too!   see Powerpoint for more information.   scavenger hunt web quest with questions is the part we are working due to the rain thre was a change of schedule and we stayed at the lower school and shared computers – website to practice math was used

Grade 1 due to the rain thre was a change of schedule and we stayed at the lower school and shared computers – website to practice math was used Next week We will be starting a project in word using the drawing tool bar to complete and label a person we drew.  Sign on to the computer , open a new document follow the instructions and create a person using drawing tools, then learn how to save to the server

K  Math I know that from portaportal    iknowthat.com but they could only go so far before we had to pay for the program. This would be a good investment look and see.We then changed to Circus simon The stacking game Circus Simon teaches children math sequences using elephants, clowns, and lions. This math game also helps kids develop their motor skills and memory skills.

 

pre-k  letter blast we had to locate letters that popped up we used the mouse to point to the alphabet line.

The 3′s came to class to use grover we dressed him in silly outfits while we learned only to press certain things.

Have a nice week!

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