Mrs. Goulding's Classroom

Newsletter Archives

More news than you can probably use.

What are we learning?

In math, this month, we will continue working on adding and subtracting numbers within 1000. We are learning different strategies for adding and subtracting numbers. Eventually, students will understand regrouping well enough that they can learn the “short cut” or...

Winter birthday party

It’s time to celebrate our December, January, and February birthdays! Our winter birthday celebration will be on Friday, January 31. If your child has a birthday during one of those months and you would like to bring in treats, please let me know as soon as possible...

January book order

Our January book order is going home today. Orders are due by next Friday, January 17. You can order by turning in the paper order form or order online by clicking here.

What are we learning?

We are about to begin learning place value so that we have a solid foundation for adding and subtracting larger numbers over the next few months. In reading and writing, we are working on the parts of a non-fiction text and how to write a compare-and-contrast...

November book order

Our November book order is going home today. Orders are due by Friday, November 8. You can order by turning in the paper order form or by ordering online by clicking here.

Parent-teacher conferences

Conference slips are going home in the Monday folder on November 12.  When scheduling your conference, I used the date and time preferences you gave me at our Open House in September. I also worked with other teachers to schedule back-to-back conferences if you have...

Read-in and pajama day

We are having our first read-in of the year this Wednesday, November 6. It will also be Pajama Day, but remember to bring shoes that are appropriate for PE and recess! Please see the notice in the Monday folder for more info about this fun day!

What are we learning?

We are wrapping up our first math unit on basic facts (although we will keep practicing these all year long), and we are moving into adding and subtracting with larger numbers. In reading and writing, we will continue looking at the parts of a story, and also focus on...

October book order

Our October book order is going home today. Orders are due by Thursday, October 10. You can order by turning in the paper order form or by ordering online by clicking here.

Fall birthday party

We will be celebrating all September, October, and November birthdays on Friday, October 18. If your child has a birthday during one of these months, and you would like to bring in treats, please let me know!