Ms. Lyons

 "Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere." 

 - Chinese Proverb

 Hello my name is Ms. Jennifer Lyons.  I have been teaching in Union City since 2002.  I taught in Sara M. Gilmore School from 2002 to 2012.  I have been teaching in Colin Powell Elementary School since September 2012.  I have a B.A. in History and a M.A. in Urban Education with a concentration in English as a Second Language.  I look forward to working with my students on a daily basis to help them develop a love for learning.

 

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Week of Respect October 3-7, 2022

Week of Respect will be celebrated from October 3-7, 2022 Students will be participating in Week of Respect activities throughout the week using the Weird Series books and activities.  In addition, students may participate in the following Spirit Day events:

October 3-7 Week of Respect Spirit Day Events:

Monday: Blue up! Wear blue in support of the antibullying movement and Stomp Out Bullying!

Tuesday: Be a team player- Wear your favorite team’s jersey in support of being a team player.

Wednesday: Dress Up! School Picture Day

Thursday: “Superhero Day”-dress up as your favorite superhero.

Friday: “You got a friend in me” Wear your favorite Disney shirt.

Reminder: Picture Day October 5, 2022

Reminder to bring in your Picture Day envelope by October 5, 2022

ELA Unit 1, Week 3, Words of the Week

September 26-30 2022 ELA/Social Studies

This week the students will have a Unit 1, Week 3 Words of the Week sheet in the green Take Home Folder. Please have your child study the vocabulary and spelling words throughout the week. Suggested study activities are provided on the sheet. The Words of the Week will be posted on Schoology in the Reading and Writing Course as well. Additional vocabulary study aid links will be provided on Schoology with links to Quizlet and Gimkit in the current Reading Course. You may access these resources using the following steps:

Open Classlink> Click on Schoology > Click on Reading Course> Click on Week 3: September 26-30 Assignments> Scroll down to click on Gimkit, Quizlet, Decodable Readers, Vocabulary Slideshow, and the study sheet.

 If your child is absent they are responsible for completing any missed assignments in class and on Schoology. An assignment sheet will be filled out and available upon return to the classroom.

 

September 30, 2022

Unit 1, Week 3 Spelling Test Friday

Unit 1, Week 3 ELA Progress Check Up Assessment

 

October 7, 2022

Hispanic Heritage Poster

ELA Unit 1, Week 2 Words of the Week

September 19-23, 2022 ELA/Social Studies

This week the students will have a Unit 1, Week 2 Words of the Week sheet in the green Take Home Folder. Please have your child study the vocabulary and spelling words throughout the week. Suggested study activities are provided on the sheet. The Words of the Week will be posted on Schoology in the Reading and Writing Course as well. Additional vocabulary study aid links will be provided on Schoology with links to Quizlet and Gimkit in the current Reading Course. You may access these resources using the following steps:

Open Classlink> Click on Schoology > Click on Reading Course> Click on Week 2: September 19-23 Assignments> Scroll down to click on Gimkit, Quizlet, Decodable Readers, Vocabulary Slideshow, and the study sheet.

 If your child is absent they are responsible for completing any missed assignments in class and on Schoology. An assignment sheet will be filled out and available upon return to the classroom.

 

September 23, 2022

Unit 1, Week 2 Spelling Test Friday

Unit 1, Week 2 ELA Benchmark Progress Check Up Assessment

 

October 7, 2022

Hispanic Heritage Poster

In Person Back to School Night September 26, 2022

Parents please be aware Back to School Night will be held in person at Colin Powell Elementary School rather than a virtual Zoom meeting as stated on the school calendar.Back to School Night will not be on Zoom. 
In Person Back to School Night - Monday, September 26, 2022 from 6:30PM to 8:30PM
 

ELA Unit 1, Week 1 Words of the Week

September 12 -16, 2022

ELA Unit 1, Week 1 Words of the Week

This week the students will have a Unit 1, Week 1 Words of the Week sheet in the green Take Home Folder. Please have your child study the vocabulary and spelling words throughout the week. Suggested study activities are provided on the sheet. The Words of the Week will be posted on Schoology in the Reading and Writing Course as well. Additional vocabulary study aid links will be provided on Schoology with links to Quizlet and Gimkit in the Reading Course. If your child is absent they are responsible for completing any missed assignments in class and on Schoology. An assignment sheet will be filled out and available upon return to the classroom.

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Welcome to Third Grade!

Looking forward to meeting my Third Grade students!
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