Welcome To Ms. Cox's Class Page
Week of 5/1/17 Announcements
RMA Kindergarten Graduation will be on May 24th, at 9-10am in the new high school gym. Students will be able to leave with parents after ceremony due to early release day. There will be no end of the year party due to the graduation ceremony.
The deadline to purchase was Friday April 28th! If you still need one click here to order, but be aware you may not have it in time for graduation.
We have just started our end of the year MClass reading 3D testing. Your child will be assessed on phonemic awareness, sight word recognition, reading level, and reading comprehension. Please encourage your child to do their best.
There will be no homework for the month of May! :)
K-2 field day will be Thursday, May 4th from 8:30-10:30 at Bill Cooke Park.
RMA Skate night will be at the Burlington Roll-A-Bout May 8th from 6-8pm.
We will have our birthday celebration for May, June, and July birthdays on Friday, May 19th at 1:00.
RMA end of the year testing for 3-12th grade will be going on during May 11-18th. Please help make your child aware that is even more important to be quiet in the halls during this time.
Elementary awards for grades 1-5 will be Tuesday, May 23rd at 9am.
What We are Learning
Math: We will be reviewing shapes, positional words, and graphing. We will have our unit and benchmark test.
Writing: Community helpers, and what we want to be when we grow up.
Word Study: We will be learning about letter o word families.
Science/S.S.: We will be learning about community helpers and how they are important.
Sight Words: review and assessments
If you click on the pictures, they will take you to the websites if you want to purchase them online.
-2 Chart Paper Tablets
(one of each size)
-Lysol Spray/Disinfectant Spray
-Kids prize box items
*Birthday recognition will occur on the last Friday of every month. During the month of your child's birthday, you and your grade level parent/teacher will be responsible for goodies, etc.
*There will be two field trips this year.
*There will be two classroom parties this year. The topics and dates are the teachers' choice.
*Please make sure that you are discussing with your child their lunch and transportation routine. Communicate to us any changes to your child's routine in writing. Please place on parent log in the Daily Folder. No loose notes!
*Friday Parent Luncheon: Per the RMA Student Handbook,outside food is only permitted on Fridays. Because of separation anxiety, please do NOT eat lunch with your child until the end of September in order to limit disruptions to the daily routine.
Reminder: Parents if you are sending in money for anything- please label it with your child's name and what it is for (book order, t-shirt money, lunch account) so that we know where it is intended to go.
Parents please do not allow your kids to leave the car until 7:30. IF you have a HS or MS student at RMA they may get out at 7:20 with them. The older sibling is responsible for walking the elementary student to the gym. RMA does offer morning care before 7:30am for a fee. If your child is dropped off early on more than one occasion, they will have to attend morning care and parents will be responsible for paying the fee.
P.E. Days are Tuesday and Thursday: Please make sure your child is wearing tennis shoes on those days.
We will have snack everyday, please send one for your child. Due to allergies we will not provide a class snack for everyone.
Eating lunch with your child: You are welcome to join us for lunch on Fridays and bring food from off
campus if you want.
Absences: If your child is absent, please send in a signed written/typed note (emails are not sufficient) when your child returns to school.
Ice cream will be available for students to purchase in the cafeteria on Fridays. Please send in ice cream money on Wednesdays. This money needs to go in the envelope inside your child's folder, please. If you do not send money your child will be charged for an ice cream, unless you request your child does not get ice cream.