Mrs. Krock

Welcome to Mrs. Krock's Classroom

Mrs. Krock
Mrs. Barbara Krock
1st/2nd Grade Teacher
610-983-4080 ext. 312
Room 26
barb.krock@rak12.org


Exciting News:

Mrs. Summers has decided to stay home to be with her beautiful, newborn babies as a full-time mom.  Mrs. Barbara Krock, who has been teaching in this classroom during Mrs. Summers' maternity leave, will be taking over this fun classroom.

Mrs. Krock has been teaching at RA in a kindergarten classroom and has taught grades 3, 4, and 5 at RA as well.  Welcome, Mrs. Krock!


General Classroom Information:

Welcome! Please check this page weekly for updates on homework and other classroom happenings!

Upcoming Dates:

  • January 19 - Science Fair
  • January 21 - No School MLK day of service
  • January 21-25 - National School Choice Week
  • January 23 - National School Choice Week Rally 
  • January 24 - School Choice Week Free Ice Cream Social
  • January 29 - $1 Dress Down Day
  • February  1 - Spirit Wear Dress Down Day

Our Class Schedule:

  • 8:00-8:25 Morning Meeting
  • 8:30-9:10 Fine Arts
  • 9:15-10:45 ELA
  • 10:50-12:05 Math (working snack time)
  • 12:10-12:55 Science & Social Studies
  • 1:00-1:30 Lunch
  • 1:35-1:55 Recess
  • 2:05-2:45 Fine Arts
  • 2:50-3:20 ELA Centers
  • 3:20-3:30 Pack up & Dismissal

Fine Arts Letter Days

  • A&D Days- Spanish and Art
  • B&E Days- Technology and Library
  • C&F Days-  Music and Gym

This Week in Math:  Topic 8 -  Work with Time and Money

This week:  Wow, we are so excited to be working with money.  We began our unit looking and working with coins.  We will continue to count the value of the coins as well as identify coins.  Dollar bills will be next on our agenda.

  • Homework: (subject to change, please check your child's agenda for most accurate homework)
    • Monday:  8.2
    • Tuesday: 8.3
    • Wednesday:  8.4
    • Thursday:  8.5
    • Friday:  No Homework 
Link to access online math - Pearson Realize Refer to email for login instructions.

This Week in ELA:  

Story:  Rosa and Blanca (realistic fiction)

Conventions:  More about Verbs

Phonics:   Vowel patterns:  i, ie, igh, y

Skills:  Sequence

Our Week at a Glance:      Tuesday we will begin our ELA week with MAP testing in Language.  Wednesday begins our Day 1 of our new story.   The students are doing a fabulous job taking their story tests on their own!  I am so proud of them.  Verbs continue to be a focus.

Spelling Words for the next 5-day cycle:  find, child, sky, bright, wild, fly, right, flight, spider, cry, blind, myself (story and spelling tests:  Tuesday, January 29:)

  • Monday: Reading Log (read for 20 minutes) Day  -  No School
  • Tuesday: Reading Log (read for 20 minutes)  Day  - MAP testing
  • Wednesday:  Fresh Read Day 1
  • Thursday:  Reading Log (read for 20 minutes) Day 2
  • Friday: No Homework -  Day 3

This week in Science:  Chapter 5:  Earth's Materials
Within this chapter, we will continue to discuss soil, land, and water.  An important role in this chapter is how can we protect our Earth.

Homework: Study Guide:  TBD

Science Test Date: (Tentative)   Week of January 28


Black History Month Project - Due January 28

An email was sent along with project expectations as well as your choice of a historical figure for the Black History Month Project.

Throughout the month of February we will participate in the following activities:
   -  Students will tour other classroom doors and bulletin boards
   - We will discuss other individuals that were influential  
   
   

 


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