Legacy in the News! Friday, April 6th, 2018

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

MATH: State Math Test Review – Testing is Wed 4-11 and Thurs 4-12-18

LANGUAGE ARTS: The novel: Number the Stars. Students completed the ELA State testing this week. The students did a nice job of staying focused and worked very hard to do their best on the tests.

SOCIAL STUDIES: Studying different Governments.

SCIENCE: Classifying Living Things – students have vocab cards/list of 18 words to study. Quiz will be in about a week.

OTHER: 4-11-18 and 4-12-18 – State Math Testing – starts at 8:00.

Legacy Leader Program: Please sign and send in contracts so your child can be eligible to earn the final Legacy Leader Party.
Requirements: Signed Contract, Grades of “C” or better, No more than 4 Legacy Marks, No in-school or out-of-school suspensions.
Our last party will be at Plum Creek Park the last day of school. It is your child’s responsibility to communicate to you about their status and check progress book weekly for grades.

Mrs. Prelog returns – April 30th.

Only 6 1/2 more weeks of school!!!!

Have a good weekend 🙂

The Legacy Team

Legacy in the News! March 9th, 2018

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

MATH: Completing Chapter 7 – Rates and Dividing Fractions. There will be an assessment before spring break.

LANGUAGE ARTS: Informative Writing and Common Assessments.

SOCIAL STUDIES: Completing unit on Egypt. Unit test will be Tuesday.

SCIENCE: Completed Cell Structure and we will learn about Mitosis next week.

OTHER: Grading Period 3 Ends March 16th – Report Cards go home March 23rd.

Legacy Leader Celebration – Monday, March 19th – Movie – Wrinkle in Time – University Plaza. Permission slips were sent home with your child. Please send in slips and $7.50 to homeroom teacher by Friday, March 16th. Those that earned “C’ or better, earned no more than 6 Legacy marks, and earned no time in the Opportunity Room are invited to attend the movie. Contracts in this regard have been sent home and signed by parents for every grading period. Ask your child about their status. It is your child’s responsibility to inform you about their status for the trip.

Spring Break – March 26th – 30th – No School

Have a great weekend!

The Legacy Team Teachers

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

Greetings Legacy Families:

We are working on the following:

MATH: Chapter 7 – Dividing Fractions

SOCIAL STUDIES: Ancient Egypt Literature Circles

LANGUAGE ARTS: Argumentative Writing

SCIENCE: Cell Structures – TEST on Tuesday – Students have a review packet to study from and use on the test.

OTHER:
Mr Ettinger is filling in for Miss Canter, who is on maternity leave.

Grading Period ends March 16th

Legacy Leader Grading Period Party – Monday, March 19th – University Plaza Movie Trip – A Wrinkle in Time. Students who have no D or Fs, no more than 6 Legacy Marks, and no suspensions from class may attend. Ask your child how they are doing? Permission slips will be sent home soon.

Spring Break – March 26th – 30th
Testing Dates – April 3rd and 4th and April 11th and 12th.

Have a great weekend!

The Legacy Teachers

Legacy in the News! Friday, February 23, 2018

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

MATH: Completed Assessment on dividing Fractions. We will begin Ratios next week.

LANGUAGE ARTS: We will be taking common assessments on Argumentative Writing next week.

SOCIAL STUDIES: Studying Egypt with Literature Circles.

SCIENCE: We just completed and presented our Cell Stories and Drawings. We continue to study cell structure.

OTHER: Legacy Leader Program Reminder: No more than 6 marks, No D’s or F’s and no suspensions for the grading period to attend the Grading Period Celebration. Ask your child how they are doing?
We will be attending the movie – A Wrinkle In Time – University Plaza – to celebrate Legacy Leadership. Be looking for permission slips to come home soon. The cost is $7.50 – Includes movie ticket and popcorn and drink.

#3rd Grading Period Ends – March 16th
Spring Break – March 26th – 30th – No School

State Testing Dates: April 3rd and 4th and April 11th and 12th.

Have a great weekend!

The Legacy Teachers

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