Legacy in the News! Friday, February 16th, 2018

Greetings Legacy Families,

we are working on the following:

MATH: Chapter 6 Test next Friday 2-23-18. A study guide will be sent home for your child to work on and review.

SOCIAL STUDIES: Ancient Egypt Literature Circles.

SCIENCE: Cell Organelles and their functions. We took a Vocab Quiz and we will be writing a Cell Factory Story next week.

LANGUAGE ARTS: Common Assessments and Vocabulary review. Mr. Ettinger will be taking over for Miss Canter starting next week. We wish Miss Canter all the best as she prepares for her new arrival!

OTHER:

Monday, Feb 19th – No School – President’s Day

Legacy Leader Program: Reminder students need to earn better than “D’ on report card, No more than 6 Legacy marks, and have not been suspended from school at all to earn the grading period party. Ask your child how they are doing and check progress book for grades. Third Grading Period ends March 16th.

Enjoy long weekend!

The Legacy Team

Legacy in the News! Friday, February 9th, 2018

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

MATH: Completing Chapter 6 – Finding Perimeter and Area. Chapter 7 is learning Rates and Dividing Fractions.

LANGUAGE ARTS: Inferencing

SOCIAL STUDIES: Timelines – Quiz – Monday.

SCIENCE: Studying Cell Organelles and their jobs. Students have Vocab Fold-ables to study – QUIZ – Next Thursday.

OTHER:

Mrs. Prelog welcomed Anderson John to her family on Feb 3rd. Mom and baby boy are doing great!

Friday, Feb 16th – No School for students – Teacher In-service Day
Monday, February 19th – No School President’s Day.

Have a great weekend!

The Legacy Team

Legacy in the News! Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

MATH: Completing Chapter 6 – Dividing Fractions and creating models. We will start Order of Operations next week. Reminder: Students should have Math HW – every day. They have class time to work on it and T.I.E period also. Whatever they do not complete is homework.

SOCIAL STUDIES: We will start Timelines – Quiz end of next week.

LANGUAGE ARTS: Literary Elements. We took a test on Figurative Language on Thursday.

SCIENCE; Students are creating “Show What they Know” posters on Matter – in class. These were due at end of period TODAY. We will begin the study of CELLS/Living Things next week.

OTHER: If your child is absent – your child has as many days absent to complete make-up work. Please encourage your child to ask for make-up work; it is their responsibility to check in with teachers upon returning.

Interim Time – Feb 9th – half way point in the third grading period. Please check Progress Book to see how your child is performing.

Friday, Feb 16th – In-service Day – Teachers – No School for students.
Monday, Feb 19th – Presidents Day – No School

Have a great weekend!

The Legacy Team

Legacy in the News! Friday, January 26th, 2018

Greetings Legacy Families,
We are working on the following:

MATH: Start Chapter 6 – Modeling dividing fractions with tiles.
Ms. Welch will be filling in for Mrs. Prelog while she goes on maternity leave starting Monday, January 29th. All the best to Mrs. Prelog and her new baby soon! Ms. Welch will be in contact with all parents, through a take home letter next week.

SCIENCE: Physical and Chemical Changes of Matter. Vocab Quiz Tuesday.

SOCIAL STUDIES: Buddism interviews due Monday – Test Wednesday.

LANGUAGE ARTS: Figurative Language – Test next Thursday.

Please sign and send in with your child – Legacy Leader Contracts.

Have a good weekend!

The Legacy Team

Legacy in the News! Friday, January 19th, 2018

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

MATH: Dividing and Multiplying Fractions using models.

Science: We took a open book/open note test today on Atoms, Elements, Compounds, and Mixtures.

Language Arts: Figurative Language

Social Studies: Finishing up lessons on Buddism.

OTHER: Remind your kids to bring in their signed Legacy Leader Contracts for the 3rd grading period.
Please continue to check your child’s agenda planners for daily assignments and homework.

Have a nice warm weekend!

The Legacy Teachers

Legacy in the News! Friday, January 12th, 2018

Happy New year Legacy Families!

We are working on the following:

Math: Chapter 5 – Test next Friday. Next unit will be dividing fractions.

Language Arts – Connotation and Denotation. Figurative Language unit will be coming soon.

Social Studies – Studying Hinduism and Buddism.

Science – Test over Atoms, Elements, and Compounds is next Wednesday.

OTHER:

Students were given the 3rd grading period Legacy Leader Contract form for parents to sign. Have your child return those to homeroom teachers. Students have limit of 6 Legacy marks this quarter to earn the Legacy Leader party. Same program we have been utilizing all year.
Your child was given their report card to take home TODAY.
No-School – Monday, January 15th – Martin Luther King Jr Day.

Have a good weekend

The Legacy Team

Legacy in the News! Friday, December 15th, 2017

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

Math: Wrapping up Chapter 5 – test after break.

Language Arts: Hatchet test Monday

Social Studies: Game board project – Test on Wed – 4 religions.

Science – Completed Element poster projects. Studying Compounds and Mixtures. Students have 15 vocab words to review over xmas break.

OTHER: Bowling/Legacy Leader trip – For the students who earned it. Wed, Dec 20th – 11:15 – 1:15 – Please send in perm slips and $5.00 cash by next Wed to homeroom teachers.
Friday, Dec 22nd – Students dismiss at 12:20
Friday, Dec 22nd – students may bring in own snack and drink.
No School – Dec 25th – Jan 7th – Students return Jan 8th.

2nd grading period ends – Friday, Dec 22nd

Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!

The Legacy Team

Legacy in the News! Friday, December 8th, 2017

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working hard on the following:

Math: We took the Chapter 4 test today. We will start Chapter 5 next week.

Language Arts: Reading the novel Hatchet; understanding Literary Elements. Test on this next Friday, December 15th.

Social Studies: Completing lessons on Islam. We will be starting a whole class game board project next week; due Monday, Dec 18th. There will be a test this Tuesday over all three religions.

Science: Elements and the Periodic Table. Your child will be working on a Element Poster project next week. Your child also needs to study their 15 vocab words over Christmas break.

OTHER: Legacy Bowling Trip – Wed, Dec 20th – Students who qualify may attend – ask your child their status. Permission slips went home with your child. Students who do not attend will be supervised here at school.

Holiday Break – No-school December 25th – Jan 8th.
Friday, December 22nd – Early Release Day – Students dismiss at 12:20.

Have a great weekend!

The Legacy Team

Legacy in the News! Friday, December 1st, 2017

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

Math: Completing Chapter 4 – Test next Friday. We will start Chapter 5 – Multiplying Fractions and Geometry.

Language Arts: Hatchet – novel: Literary skills.

Social Studies: Quiz – Wednesday – Christianity. We will then learn about Islam.

Science: Matter, Atoms and Elements.

OTHER:
Interim Grades were sent home with your child today.
Legacy Leader Program: We informed your kids yesterday of their Legacy Leader status. Ask your son or daughter how they are doing with this? It is the student’s responsibility to inform parents about Legacy Leader marks and rewards.

December 22nd – Last day of school before Winter break – Early Release Day – Students dismiss at 12:20

Have a great weekend!

The Legacy Teachers

Legacy in the News! Friday, November 17th, 2017

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

MATH: Algebraic Expressions and Solving Ratios.

LANGUAGE ARTS: Completing Argument paper. We will start the novel: Hatchet after Thanksgiving break.

SOCIAL STUDIES: Diffusing and main ideas of Christianity.

SCIENCE: Completed a unit on Weathering and Soil. We will start a unit on MATTER, ATOMS, and ELEMENTS.

OTHER: Thank you to all who donated/made food for our Culture Fest. The kids loved it and the food was amazing!!!!
All School Reads Day – Monday, November 20th.
No School – Tues – Friday – next week. Thanksgiving Break and Parent Conferences.
Parent Conferences: 11-20 – Evening
11-21 – Day and Evening
Interim grades will be loaded and sent home with your child when they return from Thanksgiving.

Ask your child how they are doing with their Legacy Leader marks?

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!
The Legacy Team