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.





Spring Recess March 29 - April 2, 2021
Students will not have virtual school March 29 - April 2, 2021.
Students will resume virtual school on April 5 at 8:00AM on Zoom.
🌼 Enjoy Spring Recess!

Adventures with the Cat in the Hat

Students created a drawing of The Cat in the Hat. Then took pictures of The Cat in the Hat while completing daily activities.

Dr. Seuss Spirit Week

Read Across America will be held March 1-5, 2021. Next week the students will have a Dr. Seuss Spirit Week. I am encouraging all students to participate in each day on Zoom. No need to buy things. Please find things that are already at home. Be creative!

Monday: Grinch Day (wear green/vestir de verde)

Tuesday: The Cat in the Hat Day (wear a hat/Dia de sombrero)

Wednesday: Wacky Wednesday (crazy hair day/Dia de pelo loco)

Thursday: Cozy Up to a Good Book (wear pajamas/Dia de pijama)

Friday: Character Day [Dress as your favorite book character/Vestir como tu personaje (del libro) favorito]

February 15-19

Reminder Mid-Winter Break February 15-19, 2021

-Read Daily

-Study Multiplication Facts daily

-Finish Incomplete or “In Progress” work from January 25- February 12 (Weeks 19-21) on Schoology, SAVVAS, BrainPopJr, Flocabulary, Study Island, and Storyboard That!

Reminder: 100th Day February 11, 2021

February 11, 2021 is the 100th day of school. Make a collection of 100 objects that you will be able to show on Zoom. Find an inventive way to display your objects that will allow you to show your entire collection on camera.

February 2 - One Session Day

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 is a one session day.
The half day schedule is found in the Classroom Information folder on Schoology. 

February 3 - World Read Aloud Day!

February 3, 2021 is World Read Aloud Day! Please share your favorite book or poem with our class on Zoom. You many share a short passage of your favorite part with your classmates while on Zoom.

December 17 - One Session Day

Thursday, December 17, 2020 is a one session day.
The half day schedule is found in the Classroom Information folder on Schoology. 

December 11 - One Session Day

December 11, 2020 - One Session Day
Half day schedule found in Classroom Information folder in Homeroom on Schoology.