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Third Marking Period Conferences

I am hoping that by now all parents have been given an opportunity to meet to discuss your child’s progress. Some of you have already met and others have a date scheduled. If you have not been given an opportunity … Continue reading

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Free Tutoring at Millersville University

I just noticed that information is now posted for the Spring session of Study Buddies at Millersville. Here is the link for more information: http://mustudybuddies.wixsite.com/studybuddies

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January Assessments and Interruption of Reading Groups

I will not be meeting with my reading groups for about 2 weeks because January school wide reading assessments began today.  I will however, continue to send home reading bags for kindergarten students and first grade students. The January Assessments … Continue reading

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Grinchmas Fun Activities

Just passing on a website with some holiday activities. Click below. Have fun and enjoy your holiday! I love working with your children!

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Pretend Words – Why Are They Important?

Your child is often asked to read pretend words and I get the question a lot – Why pretend words? A pretend word is a word like “mip” or “sog”- consonant, vowel, consonant.  Your child’s ability to read these words … Continue reading

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