New Hanover Township School

March 6, 2017 
Special News!
Please send in donations for our basket for Basket Bonanza.  Donations are due on Friday.  Our theme is sports!
Ask Five
(These are conversation starters about things that are happening in our classroom.  Use them if your child likes to say “nothing” when you asked what he/she did in school.)
  • What letter at the end of the word tells us that the vowel sound is long?

  • Where you rather go: beach or park?

  • What is your favorite type of ice cream?  Why?

  • If you break a rod of ten up, how many ones do you have?

  • Why do we need maps and globes?
Language Arts/Reading

We are reviewing our reading strategies and spelling words from Lessons 11 - 15.  At the end of the week, we will take our Benchmark Tests.
We are continuing Topic 8: Tens and Ones.  We will learn about breaking apart tens into ones, writing two-digit numbers in expanded form, and write two-digit numbers.  On Friday, we will take our Topic 8 Test.
Spelling Words
  • that
  • with
  • much
  • chip
  • when
  • fish
  • make
  • gave
  • like
  • time
Important Dates
  • March 6: PTO Meeeting at 7 pm
  • March 8: Book Exchange
  • March 9: Board of Ed. meeting at 7 pm
  • March 13: Kindergarten registration
  • March 14: Mobile Library @ 3:15 pm
  • March 23: Board of Ed. meeting at 7 pm
  • March 24: Early dismissal
  • March 27: Kindergarten registration
  • March 28: Mobile Library @ 3:15 pm
  • March 29: End of 3rd period


  • Please make sure your child still brings in a jacket as the weather is unpredictable
If you would like to contact your child's teacher, she can be reached at the e-mail address listed below:
Ms. Nicole Foderaro: