Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11th

Reading Logs are due Friday, December 22nd.  Each student is expected to read for 20 minutes on 12 of the 21 days and the form should have a parent signature.  If reading logs are not handed in, you will be expected to read during recess until it is returned.  If you do not hand in your Reading Log, you will be assigned reading homework to hand in each night. 

Winter concert is Thursday at 6:30. 

Report cards were sent home.  Please return the envelope signed.  

For those that did not attend conferences, we sent home the Blizzard Bag information with your child.

For our Christmas Party, we are doing a Yankee Book Swap.  We sent home information. 

Padlet link is https://padlet.com/jsag/rockandroll

Each day, there will be a trivia question on this blog.  Email the answer to Mr. Sag at jsag@sau10.org to receive credit for checking the blog.  Your weekly salary is tied into how many questions you answer per week.



Today's Question:

Next week we will explore two famous rockers.  The first is Elton John. What Elton John song, originally written in tribute to Marilyn Monroe, was later re-recorded in tribute to Princess Diana?

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8th

Reading Logs are due Friday, December 22nd.  Each student is expected to read for 20 minutes on 12 of the 21 days and the form should have a parent signature.  If reading logs are not handed in, you will be expected to read during recess until it is returned.  If you do not hand in your Reading Log, you will be assigned reading homework to hand in each night. 

Report cards were sent home.  Please return the envelope signed.  

For those that did not attend conferences, we sent home the Blizzard Bag information with your child.

For our Christmas Party, we are doing a Yankee Book Swap.  We sent home information. 

Padlet link is https://padlet.com/jsag/rockandroll

Each day, there will be a trivia question on this blog.  Email the answer to Mr. Sag at jsag@sau10.org to receive credit for checking the blog.  Your weekly salary is tied into how many questions you answer per week.



Today's Question:

Next week we will explore two famous rockers.  The first is Reginald Kenneth Dwight.  By what name is he better known?

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Wednesday, December 6th

Reading Logs are due Friday, December 22nd.  Each student is expected to read for 20 minutes on 12 of the 21 days and the form should have a parent signature.  If reading logs are not handed in, you will be expected to read during recess until it is returned.  If you do not hand in your Reading Log, you will be assigned reading homework to hand in each night. 

Report cards were sent home.  Please return the envelope signed.  You may bring them with you to conferences.

Please use the Sign Up Genius to sign up for conferences. The link is 
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f094da9af29a6f85-parentteacher.  Conferences are Thursday, December 7th. There is no school for students.

Padlet link is https://padlet.com/jsag/rockandroll

Each day, there will be a trivia question on this blog.  Email the answer to Mr. Sag at jsag@sau10.org to receive credit for checking the blog.  Your weekly salary is tied into how many questions you answer per week.



Today's Question:

This week we will explore the early roots of rock and roll. Many consider the first rock n roll song to be “Rock Around the Clock”.  Who performed it?

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5th

Reading Logs are due Friday, December 22nd.  Each student is expected to read for 20 minutes on 12 of the 21 days and the form should have a parent signature.  If reading logs are not handed in, you will be expected to read during recess until it is returned.  If you do not hand in your Reading Log, you will be assigned reading homework to hand in each night. 

Tonight's math homework is the highlighted problems on page 227-30 for Mrs. Goldsmith's class.


Please use the Sign Up Genius to sign up for conferences. The link is 
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f094da9af29a6f85-parentteacher.  Conferences are Thursday, December 7th.

Padlet link is https://padlet.com/jsag/rockandroll

Each day, there will be a trivia question on this blog.  Email the answer to Mr. Sag at jsag@sau10.org to receive credit for checking the blog.  Your weekly salary is tied into how many questions you answer per week.



Today's Question:

This week we will explore the early roots of rock and roll. Tomorrow we will listen to Bo Diddley, who was an early influence on Elvis, The Beatles, Buddy Holly, The Rolling Stones, The Who, and Eric Clapton.  What instrument is he known for?

Monday, December 4, 2017

Monday, December 4th

Reading Logs are due Friday, December 22nd.  Each student is expected to read for 20 minutes on 12 of the 21 days and the form should have a parent signature.  If reading logs are not handed in, you will be expected to read during recess until it is returned.  If you do not hand in your Reading Log, you will be assigned reading homework to hand in each night. 

Tonight's math homework is the highlighted problems on page 227-8 for Mr. Sag's class.

There is a reading comprehension passage for those that have not handed in their reading logs yet.

Please use the Sign Up Genius to sign up for conferences. The link is 
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f094da9af29a6f85-parentteacher.  Conferences are Thursday, December 7th.

Padlet link is https://padlet.com/jsag/rockandroll

Each day, there will be a trivia question on this blog.  Email the answer to Mr. Sag at jsag@sau10.org to receive credit for checking the blog.  Your weekly salary is tied into how many questions you answer per week.



Today's Question:

This week we will explore the early roots of rock and roll.  This rock legend is known for his songs "Maybellene", "Roll Over Beethoven", and "Johnny B. Goode".  Name this early rock and roller.

Friday, December 1, 2017

Friday, December 1st

Reading Logs are due Friday, December 22nd.  Each student is expected to read for 20 minutes on 12 of the 21 days and the form should have a parent signature.  If reading logs are not handed in, you will be expected to read during recess until it is returned.  If you do not hand in your Reading Log, you will be assigned reading homework to hand in each night. 

Please use the Sign Up Genius to sign up for conferences. The link is 
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f094da9af29a6f85-parentteacher.  Conferences are Thursday, December 7th.

Padlet link is https://padlet.com/jsag/rockandroll

Each day, there will be a trivia question on this blog.  Email the answer to Mr. Sag at jsag@sau10.org to receive credit for checking the blog.  Your weekly salary is tied into how many questions you answer per week.



Today's Question:

Next week we will explore the early roots of rock and roll.  Our first musician is Buddy Holly.  How did he die and what 2 other rockers were with him?

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30th

Reading Logs are due TOMORROW, Friday, December 1st.  Each student is expected to read for 20 minutes on 9 of the 14 days and the form should have a parent signature.  If reading logs are not handed in, you will be expected to read during recess until it is returned.  Starting next week, if you do not hand in your Reading Log, you will be assigned reading homework to hand in each night. 

Tonight's Math Homework for Mr. Sag's class is page 211, #1-8, 12-14, 18, and 19.  For Mrs. Goldsmith's class, do page 199, #2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 15, and 18.


Please use the Sign Up Genius to sign up for conferences. The link is 
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f094da9af29a6f85-parentteacher.  Conferences are Thursday, December 7th.

I introduced an online message board called Padlet.  

https://padlet.com/jsag/rockandroll

Each day, there will be a trivia question on this blog.  Email the answer to Mr. Sag at jsag@sau10.org to receive credit for checking the blog.  Your weekly salary is tied into how many questions you answer per week.



Today's Question:

Our last hair band for the week is Poison.  Name the 4 original members.