Some more announcements…(I know there’s a lot)

-Cookie dough/beef jerky pick up on Monday, October 26th The 2 pick up times are 11-12:30 and 2-6pm ALL orders need to be picked up that day as we have no way to keep them cold overnight.
-Dollar dress down will be Thursday, October 29th
-POQA still has Little Caesars bread cards available for $10 If interested please contact Nicole Boucher at nboucher@questac.org

This time of the year is always so busy, so thank you for your understanding and patience. I sometimes miss some things in my weekly blog, so you reading all these other posts is greatly appreciated.

Mrs. Sampson

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Schedule Change

In our last blog post I had Thursday as an early out day. This is not true. We have a full day on Thursday and then no school on Friday. Sorry for the confusion.

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The week of October 19th- 23rd

Welcome Back!! I hope everyone had a fabulous Fall Break! I know I did! 🙂 There is so much going on so please make sure that you look at our important dates and check the blog often. Below is what we will be working on this week. Just a reminder that if you have not paid your $30.00 donation for school supplies you can pay it to the office. Also, if you have not signed up for BLOOMZ, please do so ASAP. Our class code is: E3TQPW. PLEASE SIGN UP!! Please remember that if you have any questions, or concerns, to contact me. Thank you!

Parent Teacher Conferences – PTCs are this Tuesday and Wednesday. Conferences will be a little different this year as they will be all be held over Zoom. I will email a Zoom link on Tuesday. (Please note that when you join the Zoom meeting you will be placed into a meeting room until I allow you to enter.) I have posted a sign up on BLOOMZ, so please make sure you sign up. Our Bloomz class code is: TCU8RJ. PTCs are a great way to know where your child is at and how they are doing in class. If you do not sign up I will assign you a slot and email you with the date and time.

Apple Witches – We will be dressing our apple witches this week. Please send in the finished dress, hat, cut out gloves and a stick on Monday. If you can help sew any dresses, please let me know.

Important Dates:

  • Monday, 10/19 –
  • Tuesday, 10/20 – Character Class @ 1:30 & PTC from 3:15-8:00
  • Wednesday, 10/21 – Coding @ 2:00 & PTC from 3:15-8:00
  • Thursday, 10/22 – Library @ 2:30 & EARLY OUT @ 1:00
  • Friday, 10/23 – NO SCHOOL – Legislative Day
  • Friday, 10/30 – Halloween Parade and Party – an email went out explaining how the parade will work this year. Please click the link for the Halloween Food Permission Form!! https://forms.gle/QcQ9eCqKfBa25LvH6
  • October 19th – November 1st – Scholastic Online Book Fair – See below for details!!

MATH – This week we will be working on our multiplication facts 0, 1, 2, 5, and 10. Below is the family letter from our math work book the explains what we are doing in class. On the second page of the letter, there is an activity to help students with multiplication. You are not required to do the activity, it is just a suggestion if you would like your child to practice at home. While we work on our multiplication facts in class, it is so important that students practice their facts at home. 3rd graders are required to pass of their 0-10 facts before they move onto 4th grade.

ELA – We will be working on Unit 2 Lesson 3 which is all about voting. We will be taking about the voting process and then students will have the chance to vote on various items. We will not be talking politics or sharing political views. We will just be talking about why and how we vote. Below is an outline of what we will be learning this week.

ONLINE BOOK FAIR DETAILS!!

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The week of October 12th-16th

Where has the month gone?!? This week is Fall Break so it is a short week and we will be doing a lot of catching up. There is so much going on so please make sure that you look at our important dates and check the blog often. Below is what we will be working on this week. Just a reminder that if you have not paid your $30.00 donation for school supplies you can pay it to the office. Also, if you have not signed up for BLOOMZ, please do so ASAP. Our class code is: TCU8RJ. PLEASE SIGN UP!! Please remember that if you have any questions, or concerns, to contact me. Thank you!

Parent Teacher Conferences – PTCs are coming up on October 20th and 21st. Conferences will be a little different this year as they will be all be held over Zoom. I will be posting a sign up on BLOOMZ, so please make sure you sign up. PTCs are a great way to know where your child is at and how they are doing in class. If you do not sign up I will assign you a slot and email you with the date and time.

Halloween Food Permission Form – For all our in-school learners, here is the link to our Halloween party food permission form: https://forms.gle/QcQ9eCqKfBa25LvH6

Important and Upcoming Dates

  • Monday, 10/12 –
  • Tuesday, 10/13 – Mrs. Anderson’s Class @ 1:30
  • Wednesday, 10/14 – EARLY OUT @ 1:00
  • Thursday & Friday – 10/15-10/16 – Fall Break – NO SCHOOL
  • Tuesday, 10/22 – PTC from 3:30 – 8:00
  • Wednesday, 10/23 – PTC from 3:30 – 8:00
  • Friday, 10/30 – Halloween Parade and Party – an email went out explaining how the parade will work this year.
  • October 19th – November 1st – Scholastic Online Book Fair – See below for details!!

MATH – This week we will be starting multiplication. Below is the family letter from our math work book the explains what we are doing in class. On the second page of the letter, there is an activity to help students with multiplication. You are not required to do the activity, it is just a suggestion if you would like your child to practice at home. While we work on our multiplication facts in class, it is so important that students practice their facts at home. 3rd graders are required to pass of their 0-10 facts before they move onto 4th grade.

ELA – We are not starting a new Wonders lesson this week because of the short week. We will be working on our Monster Books and similes.

Online Book Fair Details

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Week of October 4th-9th

HAPPY FALL, Y’ALL! I love this time of year and all of the fun projects that we have going on. Please check the blog often for all the goings on in our class. Below is what we will be working on this week. Just a reminder that if you have not paid your $30.00 donation for school supplies you can pay it to the office. Also, if you have not signed up for BLOOMZ, please do so ASAP. Our class code is: TCU8RJ. PLEASE SIGN UP!! Please remember that if you have any questions, or concerns, to contact me. Thank you!

Cookie Dough and Jerky Fundraiser! – The last day of our school fundraiser is quickly approaching. This fundraiser helps our school in so many ways and we need all the support we can get. All money is due October 7th and cookie dough and jerky pick up will be on October 26th.

Important and Upcoming Dates:

  • Monday, 10/5 –
  • Tuesday, 10/6 –
  • Wednesday, 10/7 – Coding @ 2:00 & Fundraiser Money Due!
  • Thursday, 10/8 – Library @ 2:30
  • Friday, 10/9 – STEM @ 8:45 –Picture Day Retake – Early Out @ 1:00
  • Wednesday, 10/14 – Early Out
  • Thursday & Friday – 10/15-10/16 – Fall Break – NO SCHOOL

APPLE WITCHES – A few weeks ago our class carved apples into witch faces. These witch faces are now drying and we will be putting the finishing touches on them the week of the 19th. In order to turn our apple faces into witches we will need some help from home. I will be sending home a letter explaining what needs to be done. This is a very simple dress pattern so please do not stress. I am also looking for any grown up that can help sew our witch dresses if needed. Please read through the letter on Monday when it comes home and then, if you have any questions, or concerns, feel free to contact me.

MATH – We are in the middle of subtracting with 3 digit numbers. We will be practicing and playing subtraction games. We will finish up with subtraction on Wednesday and then review rounding, addition and subtraction on Thursday and Friday.

ELA – We are in Unit 2 Week 2 this week. Below is an outline of what we are learning in class. We have been learning all about the theme of a story.

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The week of Sept. 28th- Oct. 2

Your children are AMAZING! I love to see them learning and growing. They are going to do amazing this year and I am excited to be apart of it. Below is what we will be working on this week. Just a reminder that if you have not paid your $30.00 donation for school supplies you can pay it to the office. Also, if you have not signed up for BLOOMZ, please do so ASAP. Our class code is:. PLEASE SIGN UP!! Please remember that if you have any questions, or concerns, to contact me. Thank you!C

Cookie Dough and Jerky Fundraiser! – Last Friday our fundraising materials went home with your child. All money is due October 7th and cookie dough and jerky pick up will be on October 26th.

Important Dates:

  • Wednesday, 9/30 – Coding @ 2:00
  • Thursday – Library @ 2:30
  • Friday, 10/2 – STEM @ 8:45 – Early Out @ 1:00
  • Wednesday, 10/7 – Fundraiser Money Due
  • Wednesday, 10/14 – Early Out
  • Thursday & Friday – 10/15-10/16 – Fall Break – NO SCHOOL!

MATH – We are in the middle of subtracting with 3 digit numbers. We will be practicing and playing subtraction games. We will finish up with subtraction next week.

ELA – We are starting Unit 2 this week. Below is an outline of what we are learning in class.

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The week of September 21st

I LOVE SCHOOL! Your children are AMAZING and they did so well last week. I have the greatest group of 3rd graders!! Below is what we will be working on this week. Just a reminder that if you have not paid your $30.00 donation for school supplies you can pay it to the office. Also, if you have not signed up for BLOOMZ, please do so ASAP. Our class code is: TCU8RJ. PLEASE SIGN UP!! Please remember that if you have any questions, or concerns, to contact me. Thank you!

Important Dates:

  • Monday, 9/21 –
  • Tuesday, 9/22-
  • Wednesday, 9/23 – Coding @ 2:00
  • Thursday, 9/24 – Library @ 2:30
  • Friday, 9/25 – DOLLAR DRESS DOWN DAY! – STEM @ 8:45 – Early Out @ 1:00

MATH – This week we are finishing up our addition and then we will move onto subtraction. Below is the family letter from our math work book the explains what we are doing in class. On the second page of the letter, there is an activity to help students with subtracting three digit numbers. You are not required to do the activity, it is just a suggestion if you would like your child to practice at home.

ELA – We are starting another week in our Wonders program. Below is an outline of what we are learning in class.

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Week of September 14th

Welcome to our first full week of school! This week we will be at school all 5 days! I know that I am ready for our crazy school year to settle into a routine. 😉 Below is what we will be working on this week. Just a reminder that if you have not paid your $30.00 donation for school supplies you can pay it to the office. Also, if you have not signed up for BLOOMZ, please do so ASAP. Our class code is: TCU8RJ. PLEASE SIGN UP!! Please remember that if you have any questions, or concerns, to contact me. Thank you!

Important Dates:

  • Wednesday, 9/16 – Coding @ 2:00
  • Thursday, 9/17 –Library @2:30 & SAY BOO to the FLU! 2:30-5:00 in the Q1 Library
  • Friday, 9/18 – STEM @ 8:45 & SAY BOO to the FLU! 1:00 – 4:00 in the Q1 Library – Early Out Day @ 1:00

Math – This week we will be finishing up our rounding lesson and then we will move onto adding three digit numbers. Below is the family letter from our math work book the explains what we are doing in class. On the second page of the letter, there is an activity to help students with adding three digit numbers. You are not required to do the activity, it is just a suggestion if you would like your child to practice at home.

ELA – We are starting our Wonders reading program this week. Below is an outline of what we are learning in class.

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August 31st- September 4th

We had an amazing first week of school. Your kids are amazing and I am so lucky that they are in our class. To help you keep on top of what we are doing in class, I will be posting what we are doing every week. Here you will find what we are working on in Math, ELA, and other going ons in our class. I will also post important dates that you will need to remember. Just a reminder that if you have not paid your $30.00 donation for school supplies you can pay it to the office. Also, if you have not signed up for BLOOMZ, please do so ASAP.

Video Permission Form: For the next 8 weeks I will be completing my student teaching in our classroom. For my schooling I will need to record a lesson that I am teaching. Please fill out the form ASAP. I will also be sending home a paper copy with the students in class on Monday August, 31st. If you have any questions feel free to contact me. THANK YOU!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5LGBZYirQSW_a5MmiukLn-1Bzs5DcQd3FNAnVBhH1aWzsSw/viewform 

IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Tuesday, Sept. 1st – Picture Day – See below for flyer and order information
  • Thursday, Sept. 3rd – Short Day
  • Friday, Sept. 4th – No School
  • Monday, Sept. 7th – Labor Day! No School

Picture day is coming soon!

Quest Academy (Elementary)

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

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MATH: We are starting rounding this week and will work on it for the next few weeks. This is a very hard concept for students to master. Below is the family letter from our math work book the explains what we are doing in class. On the second page of the letter, there is an activity to help students with rounding. You are not required to do the activity, it is just a suggestion if you would like your child to practice at home.


ELA: We are starting our Wonders reading program this week. Below is an outline of what we are learning in class. We will also finish our reading diagnostic.

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Zoom Link for Back to School Night (TONIGHT!)

Hello! Tonight is our Virtual Back to School Night! Please click the link below to join my Zoom session from 6:30-7:30! Feel free to join if you have any questions, or if you just want to say hello and get to know me a little bit!

If the Zoom asks for a password! If you have any troubles send me a Bloomz message or an email and I can help in any way that I can!

Password: Rams

See you all soon! I can’t wait!

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/76746004790?pwd=eFlLNXdTWWloOVBDdFdYdWhjWVB1Zz09

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