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1-Mrs. Ceglio's Class

Ms. Ceglio's Class News and Information

Last Message: Class News

Hello Families, Thanks so much to everyone who came out last night for the show.  It was so sweet! The Bell Choir was made up of students entirely from our class! They look so cute dressed up! Attached is Class News.  Also attached is the Help Request Sheet for Gingerbread House building on December 21st. Have a wonderful and warm weekend. Lezlie Ceglio ...

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1-Mrs. Frieze’s Class

Mrs. Frieze's Class News and Information

Last Message: news for week of December 11

Good evening!  This week we will have our last Spelling test of the semester.  Our skill is silent e with /o-e/ and /u-e/.  On Wednesday we will have a test over subtraction with regrouping.  We will do a practice test together and it will be sent home to study for the test.  We will also be working on writing short answers to questions using RACE.  R--restate the question A--answer all parts of the question C--cite evidence E--explain your evidence.  We will be using this procedure f...

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1-Mrs. Goodwin's Class

Mrs. Goodwin's Class News and Information

Last Message: 1-Mrs. Goodwin's Class Message

Hello! Tomorrow is SPIRIT DAY at Mary Castle, as we prepare to celebrate our Open House on Sunday. However, as I mentioned in yesterday's listserve, our class has earned a pajama party. So you can have your child do either...wear his or her Mary Castle t-shirt that PFO gave them for the Global games, or their pajamas! The choice is yours! (or theirs). :)   Thanks so much! Mrs. Goodwin ...

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1-Mrs. Perdue's Class

Mrs. Perdue's Class News and Information

Last Message: 1-Mrs. Perdue's Class Message

Perdue Press Academic Updates: Reading:  We are kicking off the week by reading articles and searching for answers to comprehension questions.  Students are highlighting information and this ensures they have the correct answer.  We have been working together on the Readworks article but will be moving to independent reading and answering of the questions. Super job on LEXIA and students continuing to make growth.  Keep it up Room 105! Writing:  Students are continuing work on their "Ho...

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1-Ms. Landers

Ms. Landers' Class News and Information

Last Message: Newsletter

Good morning Families, I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I enjoyed a lot of time with my family, and ate too much turkey and other delicious foods. I have attached the newsletter, and included some important announcements.  1. We are collecting pop tops for the Riley McDonald House. Please see the attachment. 2. The Mary Castle Elementary dedication is this Sunday. We hope that everyone will be able to join us for the dedication. It is history in the making! Our classroom could really use a few ite...

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2-Mrs. Borgert's Class

Mrs. Borgert's Class News and Information

Last Message: 2-Mrs. Borgert's Class Message

Good Afternoon, Attached is the newsletter.  If you are planning on coming to the winter concert, please return your permission slip so Mrs. Rouse can plan for the event. I love this time of year! We will have a winter party to celebrate all of our hard work the first semester.  I am planning for it to be on the day before break, Thursday, Dec. 21st.  If there are any parents, that would like to plan and organize this event, please contact me.  I would greatly appreciate any help. The children ar...

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2-Mrs. Miller's Class

Mrs. Miller's Class News and Information

2-Mrs. Russo's Class

Mrs. Russo's Class News and Information

Last Message: Book Fair

Tomorrow is our day to shop at the MEC Book Fair. Students can bring money to shop during our library time. The Book Fair will also be open until 7:00 pm tomorrow if you would like to shop with your child after school. The Book Fair will not be open on Friday, tomorrow is the last day to shop. If you send money with your child to school, please put it in a ziplock bag with their name and Book Fair on it. Thank you! ...

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2-Mrs. Young's Class

Mrs. Young's Class News and Information

Last Message: 2-Mrs. Young's Class Message

Hello Parents, Please read the news from Ashley Haynes, Director of Marketing and see the attached class news about our class. First, some exciting news! May Castle students made it to the final round of the Keep Indianapolis Beautiful Contest with our videos. We are competing against High School Students and we really need your vote.  If we consolidate votes, we will have more of a chance to win.  If one of our videos win, MEC will win $1,000.   Please vote for “Be the First to Stop” as t...

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2-Ms. Guynn's Class

Ms. Guynn's Class News and Information

2-Ms. Smelser's Class

Miss Smelser's Class News and Information

Last Message: 2-Ms. Smelser's Class Message

Dear Parents, Thank you so much for your attendance at Parent Teacher conferences.  Your enthusiasm for your children is contagious, and I appreciate all of your support.  Tomorrow I will be working on report cards, and they will be distributed on October 19th.  Some of you have expressed interest in accessing your child's grades online.  Please visit this website to learn how you can obtain a parent username and password. https://ltschools.wufoo.com/forms/skyward-parent-access/ I hope you all...

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3- Mrs. Jones' Third Grade News

3- Mrs. Jones' Third Grade

Last Message: Mrs. Jones' Weekly News

Good Afternoon, Thank you to everyone who came to our IREAD3 Parent Night! IREAD3 is a very important reading test. If you could not make it and would like a copy of our presentation, please let me know. Here is our spelling list for this week. Homework this week will consist of a math assignment Monday and Wednesday and Spelling practice Tuesday and Thursday. _Curriculum Focus _ Math: We will be reviewing for our Quarter 2 assessment Reading: We will be working on comparing two texts and also taking our Quar...

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3-Mr. Betts Class

Mr. Betts Class News and Information

Last Message: 3-Mr. Betts Class Message

Hello Families, Even with 1 week left before break, we continue to strive for excellence!  I encourage all students to read at least 20 minutes a night along with completing their usual math homework.  Also, we've started working more specifically on word study activities.  Be sure that your child remembers their word study list and practices a few minutes a night.  Last week, average scores went from 65% to 80% !  What a great improvement! MEC United Way Campaign Initiative Lawrence Tow...

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3-Mrs. Clarke’s Class

Mrs. Clark's Class News and Information

Last Message: Mrs. Clarke's Class News Week of December 4th

Good Evening Parents, Please watch this week's video newsletter for this week's news. Newsletter 12-4 Below are some important highlights.  Scholastic Book Fair- The Scholastic book fair is here at Mary Castle. Students will be able to purchase books during our Tuesday library time. If you send money with your child, please send it in a baggie or envelope.  IREAD Information Night- Wondering what IREAD is? What IREAD assesses? If so, then come to the IREAD information night this Thursday Dece...

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3-Ms. Fogleman's Class

Ms. Fogleman's Class News and Information

4-Miss Cowger's Class

Miss Cowger's Class News and Information

Last Message: A Message from Ms. Cowger

Hello Parents!  Tomorrow (Friday) we are going to do an experiment in class and we need insulated travel mugs and/or thermos of any kind.  We are going to see how long the mugs can keep water hot.  So, if you have a thermos or travel mug made for hot/cold liquids, would you send it with your child tomorrow?  It will come home again at the end of the day (in case it's your favorite one!).  We will let you know which one or brand worked the best!  Thanks so much!  Have a good evenin...

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4-Mrs. Cannon's Class

Ms. Cannon's Class News and Information

Last Message: Google Hangout!

Dear Parents, Please see the flyer below about an exciting, upcoming classroom event!! ...

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4-Mrs. Lancaster's Class

Mrs. Lancaster's Class News and Information

Last Message: December Newsletter

Hello! I am so proud of all the hard work your students are putting in each and every day! Be intentional in celebrating all the small moments with your child.  It's hard to believe the first semester is coming to a close-click _here_ to view our December Newsletter. Have a wonderful Wednesdsay, Sharon Lancaster 4th Grade Teacher Mary Castle Elementary 317.964.4644 ...

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4-Mrs. McDonough's Class

Mrs. McDonough's Class News and Information

Last Message: Week of December 1th

Good Afternoon Families!  It is hard to believe the end of 2017 is quickly approaching! We have so much to be proud of in our classroom!  We have grown as readers, mathematicians, teammates, and so much more! With just 8 school days left before winter break, it would be a great time to check your child's grades on skyward. Please contact me with any questions, or how to access grades. I will accept any missing or late assignments until Thursday, December 21st.  Just a friendly reminder that your st...

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4-Ms. Campbell's Class

Ms. Campbell's Class News and Information

Last Message: 4-Ms. Campbell's Class Message

Happy Friday! Next week we will be finsihing up division, continuing our work with figurative language and invisible forces in science. We will also be starting on our pursuasive writings. Students will be able to pick a topic to write about and begin the research process! Winter Break starts on December 22nd and goes until January 8th, 2018! Last day for students is on Thursday December 21st and they come back to school on Tuesday January 9th. We will be starting our unit tests on the 13th and ending on the 20th. T...

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5-Mrs. May's Class

Mrs. May's Class News and Information

Last Message: 5-Mrs. May's Class Message

Dear Families, I hope everyone has been able to enjoy this unseasonably warm weather this weekend!  Reality will be setting in by mid-week.  Please ensure as the weather changes, your child comes to school dressed appropriately.   Instead of a formal newsletter this week, I am just including some important points for the week: There will be a Social Studies test over early colonization on Thursday.  Study guides will go home with students tomorrow.  Please click here for a copy of the s...

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5-Mrs. Maynard's Class

Mrs. Maynard's Class News and Information

Last Message: 2017-2018 Yearbook Information

Good afternoon! Today, I sent home two pieces of information with your child regarding this year's yearbook.  [*]2017-2018 Yearbook Order Forms - these are due by March 16, 2018. However, the sooner you send them in, the less likely it is that it will be forgotten. :-) [*]Yearbook Cover Contest Flyer - your child has the chance to be chosen as this year's winner and have their design on the cover of the yearbook. All entries are due next Wednesday, December 13, 2017. See the flyer for details.  Ha...

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5-Ms. Dorsel's Class

Ms. Dorsel's Class News and Information

Last Message: 5-Ms. Dorsel's Class Message

Hello Parents,  The end of the quarter is coming quickly.  We need a room parent or two  to help with our Winter Celebration on December 21st around noon.  Please email me if you can assist.  I will send a sign up genie with items to donate after the room parent and I discuss what we want to do.  Ideas are welcome.   Thank you so much for attending our “Most Influential Person” Award Night.  The students were so excited as they honored you with their heartfelt words ...

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5-Ms. Jones' Class

Ms. Jones Class News and Information

Last Message: 5-Ms. Jones' Class Message

Good evening, Families: I hope everyone had a great weekend and is off to great start this week.  I just have a few things to share: [*]The book fair started today and will be open until this Friday.  Students are able to bring money and shop right before their lunch time. There may be other times that will be scheduled for the upper grades as well.  Please encourage your scholar to buy books first and then other items of their choice later.   [*]In Social Studies, students will have a Colo...

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5-Ms. Schlotman

Ms. Schlotman's Class News and Information

6-Mr. Avant's Class

Mr. Avant's Class News and Information

6-Mr. Todd's Class

Mr. Todd's Class News and Information

Last Message: December Newsletter

Here is the December Newsletter! Enjoy! If you would like to schedule a mid-year conference (either in person or over the phone), please let me know!  I'd be happy to set aside a time to discuss the progress your child is making!  You may call or email to schedule a mid-year conference.  We could meet before or after break!  I hope to hear from many of you! Mr. Todd andrewtodd@msdlt.k12....

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6-Ms. Coake's Class

Ms. Coake's Class News and Information

Last Message: 6-Ms. Coake's Class Message

It was great seeing many of you at the Ribbon Cutting Dedication today. It was a beautiful day in and out of the building.  As we look at the schedule in December, we will be wishing our Academic Team members luck along with our Robotics team members as competitions are under way! Girls' basketball information will be coming soon, and we wish our boys' basketball members luck as they practice for their first game. Please let me know as soon as possible if you are planning on extending your holiday vacat...

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6-Ms. Tippmann's Class

Ms. Tippmann's Class News and Information

Last Message: MEC Room 604 6th Grade News

Thank you for taking the time to participate in the 2017 Parent Teacher Conferences!  Email Difficulties.... Several families had difficulty reaching me via email.  Some have never successfully emailed me and some found success in a hit or miss fashion.  MSDLT had difficulty with my tech profile which included email.  At one point they erased my profile and rebuilt it.  Since then MSDLT has included many different spellings of my name, an incorrect email address previously publicized, etc in ...

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