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Ms. Pollard's Class Room

Ms. Angela Pollard

Onondaga Community Collage - Associates of Arts Degree Humanities and Associates of Science Degree Human Services with a concentration in Social Work

Cazenovia College - Bachelors of Science Degree Liberal Studies

LeMoyne College - Masters Degree Early Childhood Education 1-6

My Teaching Philosophy

I believe children have a right to be educated regardless of the environment they inherit.

 

Classroom Schedule

7:30 - 7:55     Breakfast

8:00 - 8:15     Seat Work

8:20 - 8:30     Morning Meeting

9:05 - 9:15     Bathroom Break

9:20 -10:05    Special - Monday- Art, Tuesday- Gym, Wensday- Music, Thursday- Art, Friday- Gym

10:10 - 11:30  ELA

11:35 - 12:05  Lunch

12:10 - 12:25  Dear (Reading)

12:30 - 12:45  Bathroom Break

12:50 - 1:30    Math

1:35 - 1:50      Recess

1:50 - 2:00     Dismissal

Homework:  Read/Reading Log - Multiplications/Number Sentences

Resource Links

YMCA - http://www.ymcaofgreatersyracuse.org

Food Bank of Centeral New York - http://www.foodbankcny.org

Social Services - http://www.ongov.net/dss/index.html

Poison Control Cnters - http://www.aapcc.org

Police - 911

SUGGESTED READING LIST

Books:

Yardsticks 3rd Edition Children In The Classroom Age 4-14, Chip Wood

Coming to America: A Muslim Family’s Story, Bernard Wolf (2003), Lee & Low

Jorah’s Journal, Judith Caseley (1997), Greenwillow Books

I Like Where I am, Jessica Harper (2004), Putnam

Separation, divorce, and remarriage

Dear Mr. Henshaw, Beverly Cleary (1983), HarperCollins

Two Homes, Clair Masurel (2001), Candlewick Press

Mom and Dad Break Up, J.S. Prestine (1998), Fearon

Death of a parent or family member

Nana upstairs and Nana Downstairs, Tomie DePaola (1997), Putnman

Can You Hear Me Smiling?A Child Grieves A Sister, Aariane Jackson (2004), Child Welfare League of America

Military parents

Peacebound Trains, Haemi Balgassi. (1996), clarion Books

When Dad’s At Sea, Mindy Pelton (2004), Albert Whitman

Foster care

The Pinballs, Betsy Byars (1977), HarperCollins

MATH TOOLS 

www.math.com

www.aplusmath.com

www.mathplayground.com

RESOURCE LINKS - Family - School Involvement

http://www.naeyc.org/ece/199/02.asp

http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/pa0cont.htm

http://www.ed.gov.pubs/Faminvolve.index.htm.

http://www.ncpie.org/Developingpartnerships

New york State Assessment

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/apda

New York State Curriculum

http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/ciai