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Amanda Draeger - Special Education  (Send e-mail)

Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year!

My name is Ms. Draeger and I am a 4th Grade Special Education teacher at Chelsea Intermediate School. This is my fourth year teaching in the Frankfort School District and I am beyond excited to be working here with your student! Please feel free to contact me by phone or email if you have any questions or concerns.

Thank You!
Amanda Draeger

Email: adraeger@fsd157c.org
Phone: (815) 806-4576

Invitation Reminder:
We never want to have a child feel left out or have their feelings hurt by not receiving an invitation to a party. Even as adults, we know the emotional hurt from being excluded. This is why we highly discourage the passing out of invitations at school. The only exception is if you are inviting the whole class and the invitations are distributed by your child’s teacher. Invitations are never to be distributed by a student or parent. Thank you for your cooperation.

Week of 5/28 CCSS:

ELA: Our fourth unit is "What Is A Hero?" We will be reading the book titled "Heroes in Training: Poseidon and the Sea of Fury." Students will be working on the following skills: characterization, comparing and contrasting point of view and theme, context clues, inferencing, integrating information from two texts, main idea/details, setting, and text structure.

Essential Questions:

-How does perspective shape a society?
-How is my understanding of texts created?
-Why should I compare different texts?

Writer's Workshop: This quarter we will be focusing on narrative writing.

Math: This week in class students will be working towards achieving the following objectives:

-Solve word problems involving the multiplication of a whole number and a fraction including those involving line plots. (Lesson 40)

-Find and use a pattern to calculate the sum of all fractional parts between 0 and 1. Share and critique peer strategies. (Lesson 41)
 
 

This week in class

Monday
5/28/18-Memorial Day-No School

Tuesday
5/29/18-I Day

Math Homework:
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ELA Homework:
20 minutes of independent reading

Wednesday
5/30/18-G Day

Math Homework:
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ELA Homework:
20 minutes of independent reading

Thursday
5/31/18-E Day

Math Homework:
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ELA Homework:
20 minutes of independent reading

Friday
6/01/18-R Day

Math Homework:
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ELA Homework:
20 minutes of independent reading

 
 

Important Dates

6/4/2018
School Improvement Day-Early Dismissal/Last Day of School

 
 

Downloads List

Eureka Module 1 Parent Tips [9/10/2017]
Eureka Module 2 Parent Tips [9/18/2017]
Eureka Module 3 Parent Tips [9/10/2017]
Eureka Module 4 Parent Tips [9/18/2017]
Eureka Module 5 Parent Tips [9/10/2017]
Eureka Module 6 Parent Tips [9/10/2017]
Eureka Module 7 Parent Tips [9/10/2017]
I Can Bike Flyer [1/9/2018]
LWSRA Vendor Disability Fair [5/2/2018]
Rise and Shine Flyer [3/7/2018]

 
 

Cool Links

4th Grade Natural Disaster Padlet
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Breakout Elf Panic Puzzle
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Breakout Finding Frosty Puzzle
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Breakout Winter Sports Puzzle
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Flipgrid-Ms. Draeger's Classroom
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Great Minds (Eureka Math)
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Kahoot
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Lexia-Student Login
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Link to Common Core State Standards
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NewsELA
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Raz-Kids
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Read Naturally Live
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Read Works
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State Float Research Padlet
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Typing Instructor
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Writing Activity Link
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Xtra Math Website
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Zearn
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