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Monster Class Reminders:
November 17th:  Minimum Day (school is out at noon)
November 22-24: Thanksgiving Break
Monster News and Reminders.....
Picture Day is Thursday, Oct. 12th.
Wear Red for Kindness and Crazy Socks for Fun on Friday, October 13th.
The Box Top Contest ends Friday, Oct. 13th.  Please send in Box Tops if you have any..... Thanks to those who have sent some in already!
Field Trip Donations and Forms are due on Friday, Oct 13th.  Thank you to those who have sent them in already.  I will send out second notices to those who have not.
October Scholastic Book Orders are due Thursday, October 12th.  There are some great reading selections to choose from.  When you purchase books through Scholastic Books we earn points for books for our classroom!
Fall Break is next week....School will resume on Monday, Oct. 23rd. I hope you enjoy this special time with your kiddos!
Parent Teacher Conferences are next week, Oct. 2nd - Oct. 6th.  There will be minimum days (12:00 pm dismissal) all week so that I can meet with parents to discuss your child's progress in first grade. 
I sent home conference time reminder slips at the beginning of this week and in today's homework folder.  Each conference time slot is for 20 minutes.  I will do my best to stay on schedule.  I am looking forward to meeting with you!
In other news.....
Arrrrrgh Matey!  The Jog-a-thon was a huge success!  Thank you to everyone for your support and generosity!
A new Scholastic Book Order went home in today's homework folder.  Please consider ordering your student some fun books to read at home.  For every order you make, the class earns points which I can then use to acquire more books for our class library!  All orders and payments are due by Thursday, Oct. 12th.  Thank you for your support!

Important Reminder.......

Just a quick reminder that there is NO SCHOOL for students on Monday, September 18th.  Teachers will be at a county wide training day.  School will resume as usual on Tuesday, September 19th.

Monster Class Reminders
Homework is due on Thursday!  Please be sure you check your student's work and sign the front page before your student turns it in on Thursday morning.  Remember, the reading log and all the pages must be complete in order to go to First Grade Fun Day.  Thank you for your support!
Final spelling tests are given on Thursdays.  Please help your student study the spelling words by using a few of the fun activities listed in the homework packet.
Arrrr Matey!  Jog-A-Thon is Friday, September 22nd.  The Monster Class will be jogging from 8:30am-9:00am.  Come join the fun and cheer on our Pirate Monster Class!  We are graciously accepting pledges at this time!  This is our largest fundraiser and we appreciate your generosity and support!
Parent Teacher Conferences are coming quickly (October 2-6: Minimum days all week)!  If you haven't signed up for a spot yet, please do so soon.  You can find the link on my website.  Thank you!
Picture Day is October 12th.
Fall Break is October 16th - October 20th.
Wednesday is Library Day!
Please be sure your kiddo remembers to bring back their library book tomorrow so that they can check out a new one!
Have a great day!

Parent-Teacher Conferences 2017

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The monster class had a fantastic first week in first grade!
Thank you for turning in all the beginning of the year paperwork that came home in the blue homework/communication folder! 
If you have not turned it in yet, please do so as soon as possible.  Thanks!
If you are picking up your kiddo at the classroom after school, thank you for waiting outside the door.  Things get pretty hectic at the end of the day in room 13 and we sure appreciate your patience and support!