WELCOME TO ROOM #22
Burr Elementary Mission Statement
At Burr Elementary School, educational success depends on the combined efforts of all students, parents, staff and community. We work together to educate and challenge our children to meet their individual needs and goals.As a community, we will teach respect for uniqueness of self and the diversity of others.1/2 day of school Tue March 3rd WE LOVE READING- March is reading month. Students need to do additional reading at home for a special PTO event. As they complete books at home, we have something for them to fill out at school. A note came home last week. I am looking for 45 minutes of reading a night (yes re- reading science and reading will count) and at least 90 minutes on weekends.Cheers to some awesome books.....THANK YOU to my awesome class for this!! ;) Valentine Breakfast- THANK YOU volunteersMMMMMM Pancakes.....YUMSMILEHaving fun at a rare outdoor recess this winter!Lessons from the Geese (great read)
LANSING – Michigan’s public schools can begin moving forward in their planning for the online statewide student assessment in the Spring of 2015. The Michigan Department of Education announced today its updated assessment system, called the Michigan Student Test of Educational Progress (M-STEP).More info read this:Student-Assessments-Developed-for-2015.pdf
This is Michigan's second year with common core math, which is new. Here are a few additional links that may help.
In 7th and 8th grade they will build upon the math concepts taught this year.
Building and collecting Data on our marshmallow launches with potential and kinetic energy!Notes and reminders that went home:BE PROACTIVE- our focus for October Be_Proactive-leader-n-me-.pptNOV is begin with the end in mind:ALL ABOUT ROOM 22 Curr night packet curr-night-2013.docWe are learning about potential and kinetic energy in science. Students are applying what they learned to successfully build an online roller coaster.It is awesome when it was completedScience is FUN!We are working on text evidence in readingProviding evidence for our answers/discussions Here is the school calendar for 2014-15 school year:UCS-Calendar-2014-15.pdfFirst Day 2014This is going to be an AWESOME year!TEAMWORKSMILE6th grade is great!