From Mrs. Wingfield

Thank You

As we end week three, I can honestly say I am blessed to be a part of your child’s life. Thank you for entrusting me with the opportunity to mold and nurture your child. Watching each child grow and mature both academically and socially warms my heart and ignites my love of teaching daily. As…

PBIS Time!

It’s been a great first two weeks to the 2017-18 school year. Your kiddos have settled in to the new routines like true champs! We’ve been practicing silent transitions between classes, raising our hands to speak, and limiting distractions in the classroom. I couldn’t be prouder of the effort your scholars have put forth. Our…

Supply List 2017-18

Dear Students and Parents, I know you’re dreading the list, but I made sure you could get everything except the chromebook case from Walmart, Target, or the dollar store. Now, let me explain the chromebook case a bit. We are excited to offer 1:1 technology to our students this year. Students will be “checking out”…

Reminders

Reading IS Required!

Don’t forget, reading is part of your grade. Accelerated Reader counts for 10% of your overall ELA grade. If you CHOOSE not to take AR tests, you cannot expect to earn a good grade at the end of the marking period. Parents, please encourage your child to read and take frequent AR tests during AR…

Reminder!

Seventh grade timeline projects are due tomorrow, September 15th. Each timeline should include 5 events from the students life, and 5 world events from the students lifetime. I can’t wait to see your Buc-tastic creativity.

Vocab Rehab #2

This weeks words are: Aptitude, Attentive, Banish Last weeks words were: Apprehensive, Aplomb, Adversary Remember to study your new AND old words each night. Monday – WIDE (Word, Illustration, Definition, Example) Tuesday – Classify It! Wednesday – Write It! Thursday – Show it! Friday – Test Day

Homework/Classwork

Students :: Many are choosing NOT to TURN IN their assignments that start as classwork and carry over as homework. Since I rarely assign ELA homework outside of “Wordly Wise” (8th grade) and “Vocab Rehab” (7th and 8th Grade) it’s important that these assignments make it back to the bin each day. Remember, there is…