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STUDENTS + PARENTS + COMMUNITY
TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Parent Corner & Announcements:
Parent Corner
Parents and Guardians we are preparing our children for the
21st century, college and career readiness. We want our children
to be problem solvers and be successful as an active citizen in our society.

I am just a click away, please feel free to email
c.crooks@eastorange.k12.nj.us or Classdojo.com

Ways to Help at Home:
1. See that your child gets plenty of sleep,exercise and good nutrition.
2. Talk with your child each day about school, and current events.
3. Read daily with your child. (Students, please continue reading nonfiction books
on your level)
4. Assist your child during homework and studying for a test.
5. Homework should be done with no distractions.
6. Check your child's backpack each day.
7. Please have the following school supplies at home: glue sticks, crayons, tape, pencils, pencil sharpener, scissors, construction paper, and a stapler
8. Provide your child with a journal to write daily.

REMINDER: PLEASE
*SEND BACK THE PARENT Envelope*

Welcome to Crooks' First Grade Champions Webpage

Welcome to a Class of Great Leaders

Jackson Academy students are following the

"7 Habits of a Happy Kid"

October School Activities
Mark Your Calendar-Friendly Reminder
November 7 - Election Day
Student Council Voting
November 8 - Jeans for Troops
November 9th and 10th - School Closed - NJEA Convention - Veterans Day
November 15 - 4th Grade Class Trip
November 16 - PTO Meeting 8:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M
November 17 - March of Dimes (Blue for Babies)
November 22 - Early Dismissal 12:30 Students and Staff
November 23rd and 24th - School Closed
November 30 - Student Council Inauguration 4:00 P.M.
Curriculum Update
During the month of November our class will be working on...
Language Arts: Journeys/Lessons 6 & 7: Comprehension/Reading Strategies -Story Structure/Understanding Characters-Gus Takes the Train & Jack and athe Wolf
Writing: Informational Writing, Writing complete statements,Double final consonants
Science-Linvig and Nonliving/Animals
Social Studies-Leader in Me;RUnit 2: Where People Live
Mathematics: Addition Concepts
7 Habits of a Happy Kid
"7 Habits of a Happy Kid"
Habit #1 Proactive
Habit #2 Begin with the End in Mind
Habit #3 Put First Things First
Habit #4 Think Win-Win
Habit #5 Seek First to Understand,Then to Be Understood
Habit #6 Synergize
​Habit #7 Sharpen the Saw
Discussion Topics
Blog Entry 7 Habits of a Happy Kid Posted: Monday, November 6 at 10:39 PM Discuss
Blog Entry 7 Habits of a Happy Kid Posted: Sunday, October 1 at 3:09 PM Discuss
Blog Entry Stories from Past and Present Posted: Wednesday, May 3 at 8:29 PM Discuss
Blog Entry Natural Resources & Saving Our Environment Posted: Saturday, April 8 at 9:35 AM Discuss
Blog Entry Our Changing World Posted: Wednesday, March 1 Discuss
More...
Homework
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Schedule
Specials:
Monday
   Technology
Tuesday   Art
Wednesday  Physical Education (Please wear sneakers and blue pants or P.E. uniform)
Thursday Spanish
Friday Music
Files
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