Andrew Avenue Mission

 

Good Morning,
 
Naugatuck Public Schools will have a 2 hour delay this morning.  Naugatuck schools delayed this morning, Monday February 13th.

 

When school is cancelled, all after school activities, like the Someone Special Dance, are also cancelled. Mr Gruber will discuss possibilities for a new date with PTO as soon as possible.

 Andrew Avenue Facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/AndrewAvenueElementarySchool/ 

Follow Mr. Gruber on Instagram  andrewavetg

 

 

CURRENT EVENTS

Reading Street

Unit 1.2 Week 6 Honey Bees (genre: expository text)

Skills – compare/contrast, questioning

Phonics - long e as -e, -ee

Writing: writing trait: focus/ideas, expository paragraph, nouns in sentences

Spelling Test on twelve spelling words at right  WEDNESDAY

Math - Topic 8 Understanding Place Value TEST ON  WEDNESDAY

 

SPECIAL EVENTS

PTO Meeting - to be rescheduled

Board of Education Meeting was cancelled. All agenda items will be moved to the March meeting.

Someone Special Dance to be rescheduled.

Valentines Day - Tuesday

The Great Kindness Challenges

Monday - Team Kindness

Tuesday - Crazy Hair

Wednesday - Shirts Backwards

Thursday -  Pajama Day

Friday - Rock Star

 

Monthly reading logs are a district required assignment. Library Check Out has begun on Wednesdays. Library books are borrowed for a week.

 

REMINDERS

Did you return the January Reading Log?

 

Homework will be given Monday through Thursday every week and if all students return the page, the entire class earns a reward. The monthly reading log is a district-required assignment that must be returned on the first school day of the month.

 

HELP WANTED Please review

 
 

Sight Word List 

also                 some

other                new

family               their    

 

Amazing Words

individual         industrious

special             creep

slither              romp

eagerly            wander

 

SPELLING WORDS long e

feet                  we

he                    see

be                    green

me                   she

tree                  week

High frequency words to know

some               family

                        TEST FRIDAY

 

 

 

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Spelling tests will be given on the fifth day of our Reading Street week.  Please  practice the weekly SPELLING words and two high frequency words above with your child.

 

PERSONALS

Snow Day Count - 4

 

PLEASE remember to send in a written note when your child returns to school after an absence due to illness, even if you called the office to report the absence. The school nurse keeps these notes on file. 

 

**Students need to wear a coat for outdoor recess. If they wear snow boots to school, please remember to send sneakers for gym class on Mondays and Wednesdays.

 

Have you liked the Naugatuck Public Schools Facebook page? You can also follow Mr. Gruber on Instagram at andrewavetg 

 

We will exchange valentines on Feb. 14. Please don't send in any food with the valentines.

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