Emma Otsuji

Emma Otsuji

News for the week of 10/1

Dear Parents of Room 9,

We're in the home stretch before Fall Break! This week is a short week for the children. They get to start their break on Friday. 

Thursday is going to be a busy day! We have Art in Action in the morning. We will go to the library, and we will also take our second Math Assessment for Topic 2. 

I have heard that some families are taking BIG trips to far away places and exciting places close by! I know that some of us will simply enjoy being at home for two weeks. The children have been working so hard they are ready for a break. Over the break, please have your student read every day. Try to take advantage of the days off to go exploring around our wonderful Bay Area. Make a new Counting Collection or two to have at home and count them, of course! Try as many of the outdoor and indoor activities on my Home Activities list. 

I hope everyone has a restful Fall Break. I will see you all when we come back on October 22nd! 


Mrs. Otsuji



THURSDAY, October 4: Art in Action Project #2

Friday, October 5: Staff Development Day NO SCHOOL

October 8-26: Fall Break

October 31: Halloween Party (11:00) and Carnival (11:45-12:15)

November 8: Field Trip to Hidden Villa

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Home Activities

-reading: read to self, read to someone, have someone read to you, read using different character voices, sort your books (fiction and nonfiction)

-outdoor activities: create something with chalk, jump rope, ride a bike, swim, practice tying your shoes, count, sort, and organize things, make an obstacle course or treasure hunt, do yoga, garden, animal watching

-indoor activities: play a board game or card game, cook or bake something, count, sort, and organize things, set the table, practice tying your shoes, write a thank you note, make a comic, write a note to a relative, keep a journal, paint, draw, do origami, make a collage 

Art in Action

Next AiA Lesson: THURSDAY, October 4th

Scholastic Book Orders

Class Code - J22F4                              

Order Due Date - October 5

Scholastic Website: http://www.scholastic.com/readingclub

Remember, all of your online orders make it possible for me to order new books for the classroom. Thank you!!

Happy Reading, Mrs. Otsuji

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