Mrs. Summers

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Mrs. Rachael Summers
1st/2nd Grade Teacher
610-983-4080 ext. 401
Room 26
rachael.summers@rak12.org


General Classroom Information:

Happy New Year! Please check this page weekly for updates on homework and other classroom happenings!

Fun Fridays:
Fun Friday Sign-Up 

Upcoming Dates:
Wednesday, February 14: Valentine's Day Party 2:45-3:15
Monday, February 19: No School - President's Day
Friday, February 23: Dutch Apple Theatre Field Trip
Saturday, February 24: Royal Ball
Tuesday, February 27: Dollar Dress Down Day
Wednesday, February 28: Spanish Quiz - Mrs. Summers' Class
Friday, March 2: EOT Celebration


Dutch Apple Theatre Field Trip:
Our next field trip will be on Friday, February 23rd to the Dutch Apple Theatre. We will enjoy a buffet lunch before watching a live performance of the Cat in the Hat. Permission slips were sent home on January 8th and are due by February 2. The cost for students and chaperones is $23.00 each. (Please see Useful Links tab if you are in need of another copy of the permission slip.)


EOT Celebration:
In order to celebrate all the hard work and great behavior over the second trimester, we will be hosting a pajama and movie party as our End of Trimester Celebration on Friday, March 2. This will take place in homerooms from 10:55-12:55 in place of our normal ELA class. Students should bring in a pair of pajamas to change into prior to the party and may also bring in a blanket and or/stuffed animal. We will watch a movie and drinks/snacks will be provided.


Scholastic Book Orders:

Go here for Scholastic Book Club

Book-It:

Our class is participating in the Pizza Hut Book-It program this year! Each month students will be giving a calendar to track the nights they read for 20 minutes. At the end of the month students can turn in their completed calendars for a free personal pan pizza coupon! 

Box Tops for Education:
Please send in any box tops, the most recent contest is ending on 2/16! 

Fine Arts Schedule:
  • A&D Days- Art & Music
  • B&E Days- Gym & Health
  • C&F Days- Spanish & Library
  • (see Useful Links tab for school letter day schedule)

This Week in Math: 
Current Chapter: Topic 9 - Compare 2 Digit Numbers

Test Date: Tentatively scheduled for Tuesday 2/27

Homework: (subject to change, please check your child's agenda for most accurate homework) 

  • Monday: No School
  • Tues: 9-4
  • Wed: 9-5
  • Thurs: 9-6
  • Fri: No Homework
Link for online math: Link to access online math - Pearson Realize
Refer to email for login instructions.


This Week in ELA

Current Book: Shared Story 36: Who is Wilfred?

New sound: /_y/ Fly in the Sky 

Announcements: Students will be taking their final Fast Track Phonics assessment this week! 

Spelling Words: No spelling this week!! 


Spelling Test: Friday, February 16
  • Monday: No School
  • Tuesday: R&R Day 1
  • Wednesday:  R&R Day 2
  • Thursday:  R&R Day 3
  • Friday: No Homework


This week in Social Studies
Current Chapter: Unit 4: Our Changing World

Homework: None

Test Date:  TBD