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             Daily Schedule

8:10 - 8:30          Morning Activities

8:30 - 10:00        Math Block

10:15 -10:30       Recess

10:30 - 11:45      Language Arts Block:

  • Reader’s Workshop
  • Writer’s Workshop
  • Word Study

11:45 - 12:30      Lunch                  

12:30 - 2:15       Read aloud/Science/Social Studies

2:15 - 2:23         Clean up/Announcements

Music is on Monday afternoon and Library is on Thursday morning.


Ideas for Reading at Home: 15 minutes every day.

  • Find a quiet spot and read independently.
  • Partner read with a family member. Every other page or every other chapter works great.
  • Read aloud to a sibling or friend. Use expression! (Picture books are great for this!)
  • Bring your book in the car and read while riding or waiting for your siblings.
  • Listen to a family member read a more difficult book to you.
  • Listening to challenging books is a great way to improve your vocabulary and become a better reader.
  • Listen to books on a CD or Audible and read along in the book.
  • Every week, read at least one book on the computer and take a quiz:


Field Trips:

Nov/Dec 2017 - YSI Ohlone Program, Sanborn Park

April/ May 2018- Seymour Marine Lab, Santa Cruz