Valentine Party Click for a link to party sign ups
Mon., Jan. 16th - MLKing Jr. Holiday
Thurs., Jan 26th - Science Fair (class project)
Fri., Jan 27th - 100th day of school!
Fri., Feb. 3rd - Poetry and Prose (class poem)
Mon., Feb. 13 - Holiday
Tues., Feb. 14 - Valentine's Day party
Mon., Feb. 20 - President's day
Accelerated Reader - We reached our first class word goal of 2,000,000 words. Our current class word count is: 2,686,496
words! Now on to our next class goal of 4,000,000 words!
Travel Buddies is a new idea to reach out to the global community beyond Lombardi. Thanks to those of you who sent in your Travel Buddy stuffed animal (see the Information link on this website for details)
**Check out the Twitter feed attached to the Announcements on this Webpage to see where our Travel Buddies have been!
Travel Buddies have been launched! Please reach back to us by email or Twitter to let us know where they are travelling in our town, state, country or world! We will keep track of all Travel Buddy progress in class. Thank you for helping us with this global project.
UPDATE ON TRAVEL BUDDIES! These Travel Buddies have reached back to us from their travels: Fluffikins, Pinkie , Dottie , Jingles , Bud, Bud (we have two), Swimmy, Snowflake, Moosey. Recently launched: Chop, Flash, Cute Bear, Fluffy. Cute Bear checked in from Santa Monica beach and Las Vegas; Fluffy was last seen in Balch Park! Newest Travel Buddy Crabby Patty is traveling in Jordan on the continent of Asia. Muffin sent photos from Nome, Alaska, and Chop the lobster is visiting UC Davis! Braylon's Bud checked in from Boston. Dottie has visited New York, London, Edinburgh, and now is in the Philippines.
Field Trip Dates
Feb. 24, 2017 Fossil Discovery Center, Chowchilla (all day)
April 27, 2017 Local Ag trip to Tenalu Ranch/Setton Pistachio (all day)
May 5, 2017 Enchanted Playhouse, Visalia (all day)
May 19, 2017 Farm Day at the Porterville Fair (a.m. or p.m. TBD)
Welcome to Mrs. Gaffrey's Second Grade class in Room 132. We are on our way to a another great year of I.B. learning!
Check your child's SeeSaw account daily. We are now using it to upload AR quizzes and class announcements, as well as student work and other information. This is a now district-wide app used in the Burton School District. Thanks for your enthusiasm about being a part of it!