Ms. Ellison

April Showers Bring May Flowers, Welcome to May 2020!!

Dear Parents and Guardians! 
Be sure to check your children's backpacks today after school or at the soonest possible for important notices that were added, as well as their paintings from Wednesday's Take Me Outside Day! Please be sure to find your child's bag of reusable masks as well in their backpacks and please WASH them! This is very urgent to keep the spread of germs down.
Please find the most beautiful spot in your house to display this ORIGINAL masterpiece painting that your child had worked so patiently on! 
Thank you and have a lovely weekend!!
Ms. Ellison and Brittany!

On Wednesday, October 20th, Ms. Ellison's Primary class participated in #takemeoutsideday. We went to our Outdoor classroom and brought our painting supplies with us! Each child chose a spot to sit and a scene within their proximity and painted what they saw. Their paintings turned out...

Posted: September 20, 2021

Parents and Guardians, 
Please check your child's homework folders for all forms that need to be completed and returned tomorrow, Tuesday, Sept. 21. 
Students, PLEASE be sure to have an adult READ your book with you. Parents and Guardians, please ensure that you read the book that your child has brought home, with your child. These are books that are not at their reading level but are sent home to ensure Book Talk and discussing, as well as sharing ideas about the story that you have read to them. PLEASE do NOT make them read the story by themselves, as stated, these are not at their reading level and will cause frustration. These books are sent home for enjoyment to listen to, but the children may point out words or phrases that they recognize and they may "help read the story".
New spelling words for this week will be sent home in tomorrow's homework! 
**PLEASE RETURN HOMEWORK FOLDERS THE NEXT DAY**
Thank you, 
Ms. Ellison
Have a wonderful evening, you have a gift of sharing bonding time with the book and your child tonight! 

Due Date: 

Monday, September 20, 2021

Posted: September 15, 2021

Dear Parents and Guardians!

HOMEWORK FOLDERS/HOMEWORK AND IMPORTANT NOTICES AND FORMS:
Please send HOMEWORK FOLDERS, important notices and completed homework back the next day with your child. This ensures that all the children are consistent with their evening studies and permission slips or information sheets are signed and returned immediately! If we do not have your child's permission slip with their names and your signatures, we are unable to transport your child to a field trip!
OUR FIRST FIELD TRIP!!
Fletcher's Farm Field Trip:
Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021.
Departure time: 10 am.
Required Supplies: PERMISSION SLIPS, Weather-Appropriate Clothing, and a HEALTHY LUNCH and SNACK!
We will be returning to the school by 1:00 pm so they will be dismissed at the regular dismissal times.
Please provide any and all information on the provided Student Information Sheet, if your child has any allergies and specify if there are any EPI-PEN requirements for these allergies. Also, please fill out all required information on the Student Information sheets and return with their homework tomorrow, Thursday! 
LUNCH MONEY AND GOODY CART MONEY:
Please send either a daily amount or a weekly amount for each of your children. 
LUNCH: $2.00 per day or $10.00 per week.
GOODY CART: $0.50 per day or $2.50 per week. 
**If your child does not have goody cart money, I will not let your child go without, but you can send in the money by the end of the week, if necessary. 
Thank you!
Ms. Ellison
Please do not hesitate to contact me if there are any questions or concerns!

Due Date: 

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Spelling Test: Friday, February 5, 2021!!
Please practice the following words DAILY!!
Please DO KEEP this sheet in a safe place where you can study them each night until Friday, Feb. 5!
This week's words are: 
am, I'm, with, when, day, play, playing, all, ball, call, car, got

Due Date: 

Monday, February 1, 2021

Math Daily Homework Practice! November 16 to 20, 2020
Skip Counting by 2's to 20: 
2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20.
Skip Counting by 5's to 20:
5, 10, 15, 20.
Counting from 1 to 20.
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20.
Skip Counting by 10's to 100:
10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, 100.
What comes before or after a given number? Example: 10: before? 9 after? 11 (Pick a number between 1 and 20 and have your child tell you what comes before and after.
Which is more? Pick 2 numbers between 1 and 20; and ask which is more or less than the other number? Do this for each of the numbers between 1 and 20. 
You may create little Math Games to work on these numbers. 

Due Date: 

Monday, November 16, 2020

Spelling List for Friday, November 20, 2020
1. about
2. on
3. one
4. off
5. of
6. did
7. two
8. way
9. or
10. their
11. came
12. come

Due Date: 

Friday, November 20, 2020

Ms. Ellison's Homework for Tuesday, October 13 to Friday, October 16, 2020:
1. Return: Homework folders each day.
2. Complete and Return: New student information sheets that were recently sent home.
3. Study spelling words each day, as they are assigned on Monday until spelling test day on Friday. 
Will be updated throughout the week, please check back regularly!
Have a wonderful week!! 
Ms. Ellison

Homework for Monday, October 5 to Friday, October 9, 2020: (For Students, Parents and Guardians!)
Information Sheets & Homework Folders: Please have your child return their homework folders each day, so that I may be able to put important information forms and notices in the folder without it being lost. 
There was an information sheet that was sent home today with your child, please complete and return as soon as possible in your child's homework folder.
Spelling Test Friday, October 9:
Sight Words for your child to practice reading and spelling at home for spelling test on Friday, October 9, 2020:
and, are, come, for, you, got, here, said, not, play
Please have your child read and spell these words out loud to an adult each evening until their test day on Friday. You may like to create little memory games, flashcards or have your child use each word in a sentence that they tell you. 
Thank you!
Ms. Ellison

Due Date: 

Friday, October 2, 2020

Hey Parents & Guardians! 
I have a few things that need to be covered for this week!
Please ensure that your child's homework folder and any information forms are completed and returned as soon as possible, preferably the next day. 

There have been two forms that have been sent home: Student Information form and NB Public Library Permission Forms for a Library Card. Please be sure these are completed and returned. 
Please provide updated contact information on the Student Information form! 
Lunch AND goody cart money: If you do not wish to send goody cart money, please provide a healthy snack for recess. If your child does not choose from the lunch menu, please send a bagged lunch with your child in the morning for their daily lunch. Dropping off lunches throughout the day is no longer an option due to the Covid-19 Safety Protocol at every school.
Lunches cannot be reheated and there is no microwave service.
Lunch is $2.00 a day and Goody Cart snack is $0.50 per day, of which I am keeping track of on a daily basis. I will send a note home, prior to your child's money running out to send a reminder for you! 
Masks: I am also asking parents and guardians to please ensure that your child has a mask daily, preferably one that can be brought home at the end of the day and washed immediately. If you cannot provide a reusable mask, please ensure they have a disposable mask. These are to be worn on the bus, am and pm and in the hallways at school. It is not required outside, but it is definitely your child's choice. 
Indoor AND Outdoor Footwear: Please ensure that your child has two pairs of footwear, one for inside the building and gym class and one for outside and home. The Indoor sneakers will be kept at school in your child's class.
Appropriate dress for outdoors: Please ensure that your child is dressed appropriately for the weather, outdoor sneakers or shoes, sweaters or hoodies, coats, rainboots for rainy days! 
Book Orders: I will be attaching a digital copy of this month's Scholastic Book Order to this note. If you wish to order for your child, please have the item numbers, price for each item, quantity and total of your book order, with your child's name on it, and send it to me, also, I will be sending home a paper copy this weekend, to be returned by September 25, 2020.
I will be contacting parents with some information to help you get acquainted to me and our classroom EA, Robert Joe! I will provide you with means to contact me, as well as any other information I can provide for your questions! 
DO NOT HESISTATE to contact me at any time for concerns or questions you may have!
Thank you and have an awesome weekend, my Busy Bees and Families!
Ms. Ellison & Robert!

Due Date: 

Thursday, September 17, 2020

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