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Learning about Me
Published 9/18/2017 in Pre-Kindergarten
Currently we are learning about ourselves and our five senses.  In Ms. Wakefield's class students had the opportunity to label a friend using our vocabulary... read more ❯

Published 9/14/2017 in First Grade
Happy September Thunderbirds, First Grade is rocking and rolling here at Travis Heights Elementary. The beginning of the year flew by and we all of a sudden found ourselves in September! The first few weeks of school are so important. Much time was spend reviewing procedures and rules, so that students feel comfortable and more independent. There was also plenty of time to get to know each... read more ❯

Learning about Learning....
Published 9/12/2017 in Third Grade
Third grade has been working on building a growth mindset. One of our awesome counselors, Ms. Edwards, worked with the students to model our brains with playdough. During the activity, students were thinking about a way they wanted to grow and shared out... read more ❯

Published 9/5/2017 in Pre-Kindergarten
(Click on the link to open the document) PK Schedule ***  Correction- Ms. de Jong has Korean on Thursdays. visual schedule I am including a visual schedule that I made for our class...  If your child has a little bit of separation anxiety (wet eyes in the morning), it might be helpful to review the schedule with him/her, to remind him/her of what is coming.  Knowing exactly what to... read more ❯

Noticias de Septiembre
Published 9/4/2017 in Pre-Kindergarten
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Thunderbirds are soaring in third grade!
Published 9/3/2017 in Third Grade
The third grade team has been so excited to welcome your child into our classes. This year students move between two teachers each day. Routines, expectations, and social contracts have been made and our Thunderbirds are growing. Now that September is here we are starting our first PBL project. With September being Hispanic Heritage month we are tying that into our PBL. Over the next few weeks... read more ❯

Published 8/22/2017 in Pre-Kindergarten
It has been great to meet all of our students and their families.  This week and over the next twenty days we will be working on school routines and learning about ourselves, our friends, and school.   If you would like to see your child featured on future posts, please submit a media release form to your child's teacher.  You can find these at the main... read more ❯

May Newsletter
Published 5/5/2017 in Fourth Grade
Check out our final newsletter of the year: May News ENG Revise nuestro último boletin del año: May News... read more ❯

More English Language Arts!
Published 4/27/2017 in Third Grade
  Third grade is reading Because of Winn Dixie.  It is a wonderful Newberry Honor Book by Kate DiCamillo.  Mr. Myers and Mrs. King have a new hallway word wall which includes ELA and Math vocabulary words.             ... read more ❯

A Day of Learning in English Language Arts
Published 4/27/2017 in Third Grade
Along with other activities, the students use chromebooks to work on iStation and Achieve 3000.  They write every day, too. ... read more ❯