• Welcome to Mrs. Perlowitz's Class Page
     

    mperlowitz@peekskillschools.org
     
     
    apple      Grade 4 - Reading and Writing 
     
                            Room 14
     
     
     
     
    To my students,
     
    Grab and go breakfast and lunch will be served Monday-Friday at the times and locations listed below. They will be offered to all students while school is closed. School will be closed for the remainder of the school year. 
                                 
    Oakside Elementary:

    10 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

    High School: 
    10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

    Please be safe and stay healthy! I miss you all very much and look forward to seeing you soon!

    Email me or message me through our Google Classroom with any questions! Please see below for daily messages and directions for each day's task :)


    Day 44: 6/19HAPPY LAST DAY OF SCHOOL 4TH GRADERS! Please complete the Day 44 online learning assignment. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Be sure to read all the directions carefully!

    After jounraling today, you will be given the opportunity to share one of your journal entries on Flipgrid. Watch the Screencastify video that your teachers made for you, which explains how to do it! TURN IN your journaling slides once you have finished working today!

    I am so proud of all your hard work this year! This was one of the most challenging years for most of us but we got through it and hopefully learned some important lessons along the way! Please email me at mperlowitz@peekskillschools.org or call me if you have any questions or would like to check in over the summer! I will miss hearing from you but I can't wait to see you around Hillcrest in September! Have an amazing summer!


    Day 43: 6/18 - Only 2 days of school left! Please complete the Day 43 online learning assignment. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Be sure to read all the directions carefully! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    You will continue writing in your online quarantine journal today! Find your Quarantine Journaling Slides (Part II) under "Online Writing Assignments" in "Classwork." Remember, DO NOT click turn in until Friday, June 19th!

    Today is the last day for parents to pick up your belongings at Hillcrest! They may come anytime from 9am-Noon. Parents do NOT have to go inside the building. They will be able to drive or walk up and have your things brought to them. Parents must wear masks! 😷

    We miss you all so much! Let your teachers know if you have any questions! We would love to hear from you before school ends!


    Day 42: 6/17 - Happy Wednesday! It is Day 42 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Be sure to read all directions carefully! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    You will continue writing in your online quarantine journal today! Find your Quarantine Journaling Slides (Part II) under "Online Writing Assignments" in "Classwork." Remember, DO NOT click turn in until Friday, June 19th!

    Parents may pick up your belongings today and tomorrow from 9am-Noon at Hillcrest! Parents do NOT have to go inside the building. They will be able to drive or walk up and have your things brought to them.

    We miss you all so much! Let your teachers know if you have any questions! We would love to hear from you before school ends!


    Day 41: 6/16 - 4 days left of 4th grade! Let's finish this year off strong! It is Day 41 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    You will continue writing in your online quarantine journal today! Find your Quarantine Journaling Slides (Part II) under "Online Writing Assignments" in "Classwork." Remember, DO NOT click turn in until Friday, June 19th!

    Parents may pick up your belongings today-Thursday, June 18th from 9am-Noon at Hillcrest! Parents do NOT have to go inside the building. They will be able to drive or walk up and have your things brought to them.

    Please let your teachers know if you have any questions! Miss you all so much!

    ***Google Meet today at 9AM - you will be able to click on the link that will be posted in our Google Classroom to join! Don't miss it!


    Day 40: 6/15 - Good morning boys and girls! I can't believe it is your last week of 4th grade! Today is Monday, June 15, 2020 and it is Day 40 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    You will continue writing in your online quarantine journal today! Find your Quarantine Journaling Slides (Part II) under "Online Writing Assignments" in "Classwork." Remember, DO NOT click turn in until Friday, June 19th! Be sure to read the directions carefully!

    Parents may pick up your belongings today-Thursday, June 18th from 9am-Noon at Hillcrest! Parents do NOT have to go inside the building. They will be able to drive or walk up and have your things brought to them.

    Please let your teachers know if you have any questions! We miss you all so much! 

    ***Google Meet tomorrow, June 16th at 9AM - you will be able to click on the link that will be posted in our Google Classroom to join! Don't miss it!


    Day 39: 6/12 - Happy Friday! It is Day 39 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    You will continue writing in your online quarantine journal today! Follow the steps below to access your journaling slides:

    1) Click on Classwork at the top of the page in Google Classroom.

    2) Next, go to the topic ONLINE WRITING ASSIGNMENTS.

    3) Lastly, click Quarantine Journal Part II Days 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, & 44.

    Remember, DO NOT click turn in until Friday, June 19th! Be sure to read the directions carefully!

    Call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Have a fabulous weekend! Missing you all!


    Day 38: 6/11 - Good morning 4th graders! It is Day 38 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    You will continue writing in your online quarantine journal today! Follow the steps below to access your journaling slides:

    1) Click on Classwork at the top of the page in Google Classroom.

    2) Next, go to the topic ONLINE WRITING ASSIGNMENTS.

    3) Lastly, click Quarantine Journal Part II Days 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, & 44.

    Remember, DO NOT click turn in until Friday, June 19th! Be sure to read the directions carefully!

    Call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Have a terrific Thursday! Miss you all so much! 

    **Parents may pick up students' belongings on June 15th, 16th, 17th, and 18th. Stay tuned for more details on that!


    Day 37: 6/10 - Good morning boys and girls! Today is Wednesday, June 10, 2020 and it is Day 37 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    You will be journaling for the next two weeks as part of your ELA work. Follow the steps below to access your journaling slides:

    1) Click on Classwork at the top of the page in Google Classroom.

    2) Next, go to the topic ONLINE WRITING ASSIGNMENTS.

    3) Lastly, click Quarantine Journal Part II Days 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, & 44.

    You will have to go to these slides everyday in order to complete your writing work for the year! Remember, DO NOT click turn in until Friday, June 19th! Be sure to read the directions carefully!

    Call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Have a wonderful Wednesday!

    **Parents may pick up students' belongings on June 15th, 16th, 17th, and 18th. Stay tuned for more details on that!


    Day 36: 6/9 - Good morning boys and girls! I heard it is going to be the hottest day of the year today! Stay cool! 😎 It is Day 36 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    You will be journaling for the next two weeks as part of your ELA work. Follow the steps below to access your journaling slides:

    1) Click on Classwork at the top of the page in Google Classroom.

    2) Next, go to the topic ONLINE WRITING ASSIGNMENTS.

    3) Lastly, click Quarantine Journal Part II Days 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, & 44.

    You will have to go to these slides everyday for the next two weeks! Remember, DO NOT click turn in until Friday, June 19th! Keep practicing good writing stamina!

    Call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Have a terrific Tuesday!

    **Parents may pick up students' belongings on June 15th, 16th, 17th, and 18th. Stay tuned for more details on that!


    Day 35: 6/8- I hope everyone enjoyed their weekend! It is Day 35 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    You will be journaling for the next two weeks as part of your ELA work. Follow the steps below to access your journaling slides:

    1) Click on Classwork at the top of the page in Google Classroom.

    2) Next, go to the topic ONLINE WRITING ASSIGNMENTS.

    3) Lastly, click Quarantine Journal Part II Days 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, & 44.

    You will have to go to these slides everyday for the next two weeks! Remember, DO NOT click turn in until Friday, June 19th.

    We can't wait to read your writing! Reach out to your teachers if you have any questions! We are here to help! Have a great day of learning!

    **Parents may pick up students' belongings on June 15th, 16th, 17th, and 18th. Stay tuned for more details on that!


    Day 34: 6/5 - Happy Friday! It is Day 34 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    Today's assignments are Google Forms, so all your work will be done in the slides!

    Work hard and be kind! Reach out to your teachers if you have any questions! Have a fabulous weekend! Enjoy the beautiful weather ahead! 


    Day 33: 6/4 - Good morning boys and girls! It is Day 33 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    Today's assignments are Google Forms, so all your work will be done in the slides!

    Keep up the great work! Reach out to your teachers if you have any questions! Have a terrific Thursday!


    Day 32: 6/3 - Good morning boys and girls! It is Day 32 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    Today's assignments are Google Forms, so all your work will be done in the slides!

    Let your teachers know if you have any questions! Google Meet at 10am TODAY with Mr. Calabro's homeroom and my homeroom. (Click on the link in Google Classroom to join.) Don't miss it! Have a wonderful Wednesday! 


    Day 31: 6/2 - Good morning boys and girls! It is Day 31 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    Today's assignments are Google Forms, so all your work will be done in the slides!

    We are so proud of all that you have accomplished this year! Keep up the GREAT work! Call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Be sure to check out my feedback on the writing that you have done so far!

    ***There will be a Google Meet with both our homerooms on Wednesday, 6/3 at 10:00AM. Be sure to join us by clicking on the link that we will post tomorrow in Google Classroom!


    Day 30: 6/1 - HAPPY JUNE! It is Day 30 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    Today's assignments are Google Forms, so all your work will be done in the slides!

    Call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Have a great day of learning! Go outside and enjoy the sunshine if you can! 🌞 Be sure to check out my feedback on the writing that you have done so far!


    Day 29: Friday, 5/29 - Happy Friday! It is Day 29 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    Today's assignments are Google Forms, so all your work will be done in the slides! 

    Let your teachers know if you need help with anything! Keep up the great work and have a fantastic day of learning! Enjoy the beautiful weather this weekend! 


    Day 28: Thursday, 5/28 - Good morning 4th graders! It is Day 28 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    Today's assignments are Google Forms, so all your work will be done in the slides!

    Let your teachers know if you're having trouble with something or just want to check in with us! We miss you all so much and can't wait for safer times when we can all be together again! Keep up the great work and have a fantastic day of learning!

    TODAY (5/28) WILL BE THE LAST DAY OF CHROMEBOOK PICK UP! Please go to the lower entrance of Uriah Hill from 9:30-12:30 to get a Chromebook!


    Day 27: Wednesday, 5/27 - Happy Wednesday! It is Day 27 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    Today's assignments are Google Forms, so all your work will be in the slides!

    We miss you all so much! Please call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! We love hearing from you! Have a fantastic day of learning!

    TOMORROW (5/28) WILL BE THE LAST DAY OF CHROMEBOOK PICK UP! Please go to the lower entrance of Uriah Hill from 9:30-12:30 to get a Chromebook!


    Day 26: Tuesday, 5/26 - Happy Tuesday! I hope everyone enjoyed the holiday weekend! 🇺🇸 It is Day 26 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    Today's assignments are Google Forms, so all your work will be in the slides!

    Keep up the great work! Please call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Have a great day of learning!


    Day 25: Friday, 5/22 - Happy Friday! ☀️It is Day 25 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    Go to Classwork at the top of the page and click on, "Online Writing Assignments" to find your quarantine journaling slides. Please watch the video (posted in today's slides) if you need help accessing your writing assignment!

    We are so proud of all our students! Please call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Enjoy the holiday weekend!


    Day 24: Thursday, 5/21 - Good morning boys and girls! ☀️It is Day 24 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    Go to Classwork at the top of the page in Google Classroom and click on, "Online Writing Assignments" to find your quarantine journaling slides. Please watch the video (posted in today's slides) if you need help accessing your writing assignment!

    Keep up the great work! Let's finish this year off strong! Please call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! We miss you all so much! Enjoy the beautiful weather today!

    CHROMEBOOK PICK UP at the lower entrance of Uriah Hill from 9:30-12:30 TODAY!


    Day 23: Wednesday, 5/20 - Good morning 4th graders!☀️ It is Day 23 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    You will look for your Online Quarantine Journal in Classwork under the topic, "Online Writing Assignments" in Google Classroom. Please watch the video (posted in today's slides) if you need help accessing your writing assignment!

    Let me know what you think about the new read aloud, "Number the Stars" in the comment section in today's post on Google Classroom!

    Keep up the great work! Please call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Have a wonderful Wednesday!


    Day 22: Tuesday . 5/19 - Happy Tuesday!☀️ It is Day 22 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    You will look for your Online Quarantine Journal in Classwork under the topic, "Online Writing Assignments" in Google Classroom. Please watch the video (posted in today's slides) if you need help accessing your writing assignment!

    I hope you are all enjoying the new read aloud, "Number the Stars." It is one of my favorite books! Be sure to complete all assignments and always do your best work! Please call, text, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Have a great day of learning!

    CHROMEBOOK PICK UP at the lower entrance of Uriah Hill from 9:30-12:30 on Tuesdays and Thursdays.


    Day 21: Monday, 5/18 - Good morning boys and girls! I hope everyone enjoyed the beautiful weather this past weekend! ☀️ It is Day 21 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    Today, you will be looking for your Online Quarantine Journal in Classwork under the topic, "Online Writing Assignments" in Google Classroom. Please watch the video (posted in today's slides) if you need help accessing your writing assignment!

    Keep up the great work! Please reach out to your teachers if you have any questions! Have a fabulous day of learning!


    Day 20: Friday, 5/15 - Happy Friday! It is Day 20 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    To access your writing assignment:
    1) CLICK "Classwork."
    2) Go to the topic "Online Writing Assignments."
    3) CLICK on the writing assignment titled "Days 16, 17, 18, 19 and 20 Writing Assignment."
    4) Continue to work in the same doc and TURN IT IN TODAY!

    Today, your job is to write the CONCLUSION in your character change essay.

    I am so proud of all the hard work that you have done so far! Keep up the great work! Please reach out to your teachers if you have any questions! We miss you all and look forward to hearing from you each day! Have a fabulous Friday and enjoy the beautiful weather this weekend! ☀️

    PACKET PICK UP at the lower entrance of Uriah Hill from 9:30-12:30 today! (for those students who prefer to do their work in a packet rather than on the computer.)


    Day 19: Thursday, 5/14 - Good morning boys and girls! It is Day 19 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignments in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    To access your writing assignment:
    1) CLICK "Classwork."
    2) Go to the topic "Online Writing Assignments."
    3) CLICK on the writing assignment titled "Days 16, 17, 18, 19 and 20 Writing Assignment."
    4) Continue to work in the same doc and only click turn in on FRIDAY, MAY 15th!

    * Be sure to watch the video that explains how to get to your writing assignment if you need help! Today, your job is to write BODY PARAGRAPH 2 in your character change essay.

    I am so proud of all the hard work that you have done so far! Keep up the great work! Please reach out to your teachers if you have any questions or concerns! We miss you all and look forward to hearing from you each day! Have a terrific Thursday!

    PACKET PICK UP at the lower entrance of Uriah Hill from 9:30-12:30 today thru Friday, May 15th (for those students who prefer to do their work in a packet rather than on the computer.)


    Day 18: Wednesday, 5/13 - Good morning boys and girls! It is Day 18 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    To access your writing assignment in GOOGLE CLASSROOM:
    1) CLICK "Classwork."
    2) Go to the topic "Online Writing Assignments."
    3) CLICK on the writing assignment titled "Days 16, 17, 18, 19 and 20 Writing Assignment."
    4) Continue to work in the same doc and only click turn in on FRIDAY, MAY 15th!

    * Be sure to watch the video that explains how to get to your writing assignment if you need help! Today, your job is to write BODY PARAGRAPH 1 in your character change essay.

    We are so proud of all your hard work! Email, call, or message your teachers if you have any questions! We miss you all so much! Have a great day of learning!

    CHROMEBOOK PICK UP at the lower entrance of Uriah Hill from 9:30-12:30 on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

    PACKET PICK UP at the lower entrance of Uriah Hill from 9:30-12:30 today thru Friday, May 15th (for those students who prefer to do their work in a packet rather than on the computer.)


    Day 17: Tuesday, 5/12 - Good morning boys and girls! It is Day 17 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    The writing assignment is a little different because you must go to "Classwork" and look for the topic "Online Writing Assignments." You must click on the writing assignment titled, "Days 16, 17, 18, 19 and 20 Writing Assignment." You will continue to work in the same doc and you should only turn it in on FRIDAY, MAY 15TH! Be sure to watch the video that explains how to get to your writing assignment! Today, your job is to write the INTRODUCTION in your character change essay.

    Keep up the great work! Don't hesitate to reach out to your teachers if you have any questions! Have a terrific Tuesday!

    CHROMEBOOK PICK UP today at the lower entrance of Uriah Hill from 9:30-12:30 and will continue at the same time on Tuesadays and Thursdays moving forward. 


    Day 16: Monday, 5/11 - Good morning boys and girls! It is Day 16 of online learning! This is the first week of Social Studies! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Social Studies, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom. 

    The writing assignment is a little different today! Be sure to watch the video that helps you get to your writing assignment and only turn it in on FRIDAY, MAY 15TH!

    Have an amazing day of learning! We are so proud of all of our students! Keep up the great work! Reach out to your teachers if you have any questions!


    Day 15: Friday, 5/8 -  Happy Friday! It is Day 15 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom OR continue working in packet 2!

    Have an amazing day of learning! Enjoy the weekend ahead! Happy Mother's Day to all the special people in your life! 💐 Reach out to your teachers if you have any questions!


    Day 14: Thursday, 5/7 - Good morning! It is Day 14 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom OR continue working in packet 2!

    Have a great day of learning! Call, text, email or message your teachers with questions! Be sure to look out for the Peekskill Teacher Parade around noon today and enjoy the beautiful weather!

    CHROMEBOOK PICK UP begins today at the lower entrance of Uriah Hill from 9:30-12:30 and will continue at the same time on Tuesadays and Thursdays moving forward. 


    Day 13: Wednesday, 5/6 - Hi girls and boys! It is Day 13 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom OR continue working in packet 2!

    Have a great day of learning! Call, text, email or message your teachers with questions! We miss you all very much! Be sure to answer Mrs. Lopez's fun question of the day on Google Classroom! 😀 


    Day 12: Tuesday, 5/5- Good morning! It is Day 12 of online learning! Happy Cinco de Mayo to those who celebrate! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom OR continue working in packet 2!

    I hope that everyone is continuing to stay safe during these challenging times. We WILL get through this! Right now it is important that we continue to social distance, work hard each day, be KIND to everyone and stay connected to all the special people in our lives! Please reach out to your teachers if you need help with anything! We are here to support you and we love talking to you and your families. Be sure to answer Mrs. Lopez's fun question of the day on Google Classroom! 😀


    Day 11: Monday, 5/4Happy Monday! It is Day 11 of online learning! I hope everyone was able to enjoy the beautiful weather this past weekend. You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    Keep working hard and doing your best work! Even though school will remain closed for the rest of the year, your teachers are here to help and support you every day! Please continue to call, text or message your teachers if you have any questions! Miss you all very much! 😞


    Day 10: Friday, 5/1 - Happy May! It is Day 10 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    I am so proud of all my students! It is amazing to see all the hard work that you are doing from your homes. Please continue to call, text or message your teachers if you have any questions! It is so important to complete your work everyday and to reach out if you need help! We miss you all so much! Have a great Friday and enjoy the beautiful weekend ahead!


    Day 9: Thursday, 4/30 - Good morning boys and girls! It is the last day of April and it is Day 9 of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    Stay connected as much as you can during this time! Be sure to reach out to your teachers and peers if you have a question or need help with something! TOGETHER we can do so much more! Have a great day of learning! 


    Day 8: Wednesday, 4/29 - Happy Wednesday! It is Day 8 of online learning. You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you! You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    I am so proud of all the work that our class is submitting online! Distance learning is not easy and it is new to all of us, but many of our students are continuing to do their best work during these challenging times! Keep it up! I am here to help so PLEASE reach out to your teachers if you have any questions or just want to check in! Have a great day of learning! 


    Day 7: Tuesday, 4/28 - Good morning boys and girls! It is Day 7 of online learning. You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you!

    Please call, email or message us if you have any questions! I am so proud of all the work that you have done so far! Keep up the great work and encourage your peers to do the same! I miss you all so much! Have a great day of learning! 


    Day 6: Monday, 4/27  - Good morning! It is Day 6 of online learning. You will have to complete three assignments today. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you.

    If you miss an assignment, you may complete it the next day. Be sure to complete the assignments in order. Be sure to SUBMIT all forms once you have completed them, and click TURN IN once you have finished working on all the assignments for the day in Google Classroom.

    Please call, email or message your teachers if you have any questions! Post a comment to our Google Classrooms and let us know what you think of our new online learning assignments! Happy learning!


    Day 5: Friday, 4/24 - Happy Friday! It is your 5th day of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments for Day 5. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you. You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    If you miss an assignment, you may complete it the next day. Be sure to complete the assignments in order. All online assignments can be found in "Classwork" at the top of the page under the subject "Online Learning" in Google Classroom. Be sure to SUBMIT all forms once you have completed them, and click TURN IN once you have finished working on all the assignments for the day.

    For those students who still need to get a NEW packet, packet pick up is canceled today due to the weather. 

    Please reach out to your teachers if you need help! We are here to answer any questions and we love hearing from our students! Have a great day of learning! Enjoy your weekend!


    Day 4: Thursday, 4/23 - Good morning 4th graders! Thank you for all the hard work that you have done so far! It is your 4th day of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments for Day 4. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you. You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    For those students who still need to get a NEW packet, packet pick up will be today, Thursday, April 23rd through Friday from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Oakside School and Peekskill High School. Remember you only have to do the work in one place! You and your parents should decide if you will be completing the work online in Google Classroom OR in the new packet. 

    It is important not to let yourself fall behind. If you miss an assignment, you may complete it the next day. Be sure to complete the assignments in order. All online assignments can be found in "Classwork" at the top of the page under the subject "Online Learning" in Google Classroom.  

    We miss you so much! Please reach out to Mr. Calabro or I if you have any questions! We love hearing from you! Have a great day of learning!


    Day 3: Wednesday, 4/22 - Happy Earth Day! Today is your 3rd day of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments for Day 3. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you. You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    For those students who still need to get a NEW packet, packet pick up will be today, Wednesday, April 22nd through Friday from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Oakside School and Peekskill High School. Remember you only have to do the work in one place! You and your parents should decide if you will be completing the work online in Google Classroom OR in the new packet. 

    It is important not to let yourself fall behind. If you miss an assignment, you may complete it the next day. All online assignments can be found in "Classwork" at the top of the page under the subject "Online Learning" in Google Classroom. I am thinking of all of you! Please reach out to Mr. Calabro or I if you have any questions! We are here for you! Keep up the amazing work!


    Day 2: Tuesday, 4/21 - Good morning boys and girls! Happy 2nd day of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments for Day 2. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you. You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    For those students who still need to get a NEW packet, packet pick up is canceled today due to the weather. Remember you only have to do the work in one place! You and your parents should decide if you will be completing the work online in Google Classroom OR in the new packet. 

    If you did not have a chance to do yesterday's online learning assignment, you should complete Day 1 and Day 2 today. All online assignments can be found in "Classwork" at the top of the page under the subject "Online Learning" in Google Classroom. I miss you all so much and I can't wait to hear what you think of our Phase 2 online learning plan! Please reach out to Mr. Calabro or I if you have any questions! Keep up the great work!


    DAY 1: MONDAY, 4/20 - ONLINE LEARNING BEGINS TODAY! Good morning boys and girls! It is the first official day of online learning! You will have to complete three assignments for Day 1. There will be a Science, a Math and an ELA assignment. Take your time and use all the resources available to you. You should look for the online assignment in your homeroom teacher's Google Classroom.

    For those students who still need to get a NEW packet, packet pick up will be today, Monday, April 20th through Friday from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Oakside School and Peekskill High School. Remember you only have to do the work in one place! You and your parents should decide if you will be completing the work online in Google Classroom OR in the new packet. 

    I miss you all so much and I can't wait to see how well everyone does on their first assignment! Please reach out to Mr. Calabro or I if you have any questions! Keep working hard and staying safe!


    Day 22: Friday, 4/17 - Continue working on your original packet today! In addition, read a book of your choice for 20-25 minutes, practice your multiplication facts and choose a writing prompt that will help you build your writing stamina from the writing prompt menu. *Packet pick up (for those families who spoke to your teachers about getting a new packet) is today, Friday, April 17th from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Oakside Elementary and Peekskill High School. Keep checking Google Classroom daily! There is a question posted about distance learning if you did not get to it yesterday. I'm thinking of all of you! Hope you're staying safe and healthy! Enjoy your weekend! 


    Day 21: Thursday, 4/16 - Continue working on your original packet today! In addition, read a book of your choice for 20-25 minutes, practice your multiplication facts and choose a writing prompt that will help you build your writing stamina from the writing prompt menu. *Packet pick up (for those families who spoke to your teachers about getting a new packet) is Friday, April 17th from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Oakside Elementary and Peekskill High School. Keep checking Google Classroom daily! Miss you all! 


    Day 20: Wednesday, 4/15 - Your teachers have really enjoyed talking to you and your families this past week! Packet pick up (for those families who spoke to your teachers about getting a packet) is Friday, April 17th from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Oakside Elementary and Peekskill High School. For now, keep working on your current packet. Today, you should be working on the Day 20 activities. Please see below! Reach out if you have any questions or concerns! 

    Day 20


    Day 19: Tuesday, 4/14 - It looks like it is going to be a much nicer day than yesterday! I even see the sun starting to come through the clouds! Please work on the Day 19 activities in your packet. See below for today's task! Thank you to everyone who participated in our class surveys! I love hearing from you! Keep checking Google Classroom daily!

    Day 19


    Day 18: Monday, 4/13 - I hope you had a great holiday weekend! Please work on the Day 18 activities in your packet. See below for today's task! I miss you all so much and I am thinking of each of you! Please reach out! I love hearing from you!

    Day 18


    Day 17: Friday, 4/10 - Happy Passover and Happy Easter to all those who celebrate! Be safe and enjoy your weekend! 

    Day 17


    Day 16: Thursday, 4/9 - Good morning 4th graders! Please work on the Day 16 activities in your packet. See below for today's task. Login to our Google Classroom to participate in a fun poll! Miss you all very much! Keep up the hard work! 

    Day 16


    Day 15: Wednesday, 4/8 - Good morning 4th graders! Please work on the Day 15 activities in your packet. See below for today's task. Continue to login to Google Classroom daily to see messages and announcements from your teachers, and to get to all the online resources that are available (Zearn, EPIC, RazKids, etc). I miss you all so much! 

    Day 15


    Day 14: Tuesday, 4/7 - Happy Tuesday! Please work on the Day 14 activties in your packet. See below for today's task. Please call or email me if you are having trouble logging into Google Classroom. I would love to help and to hear from you! 

    Day 14


    Day 13: Monday, 4/6 - I hope you had an amazing weekend! Please work on the Day 13 activities in your packet. See below for today's task. Be sure to check out our Google Classroom daily for announcements and messages from your teachers! 

    Day 13


    Day 12: Friday, 4/3 - Happy Friday! Please work on the Day 12 activities in your packet! I hope you have a great weekend! Email or call me if you need help! 

    Day 12


    Day 11: Thursday, 4/2 - Good morning 4th graders! Please work on the Day 11 activities in your packet. Sign on to Google Classroom for daily messages from all your teachers! I colored a rainbow and put it on the front door of my house so that when people walk or drive past it, they are reminded of the good times ahead of us. Ask your parents if you can do this too! It is a great way to brighten your day and someone else's day. Post a picture of your rainbow on our Google Classroom when you are finished! 

    Day 11 rainbow 2


    Day 10: Wednesday, 4/1 - Happy April! Today, you should be working on the Day 10 activities in your packet. Keep working hard! I miss you all very much and think of you all the time! 

    Day 10


    Day 9: Tuesday, 3/31 - I hope everyone enjoyed their 4 day weekend! Today, you should be working on the Day 9 activities in your packet. Are you enjoying using the Writing Prompt Menu to spark ideas for writing? Tell me how writing is going on today's Google Classroom post. If you are not interested in using the prompts that are provided, you can do a daily journal entry about how you are feeling each day. It is a really great way to express your feelings and it will be interesting to read and reflect on once things go back to normal! Miss you all very much! 

    Day 9


    Day 8: Thursday, 3/26 - Today, you should be working on the Day 8 activities in your packet! It is okay if you are ahead or a little behind, as long as you are working hard every day. Don't forget to check out the online resources avaliable to you daily (EPIC, RazKids, ST Math and Zearn). Today's spirit week theme is "Fresh Air Photo." I have been taking lots of walks around my neighborhood to get fresh air and to clear my mind! What have you been doing to stay busy outside? Post your picture on our Google Classroom!

    NOTE: Friday, 3/27 and Monday, 3/30 are considered "snow days." This means you can take a break from the instructional packet, but don't stop reading or practicing your math facts!

    Day 8   outside 2  #PCSDTogetherInSpirit


    Day 7: Wednesday, 3/25 - Today, you should be working on the Day 7 activites in your packet! Check out Mrs. Coleman's Google Classroom to post some of your artwork for today's spirit week theme, which is Artist Showcase. Check out a piece of art that made me smile as I was walking around my neighorhood yesterday! 

    Day 7 Art


    Day 6: Tuesday, 3/24 - Today, you should be working on the Day 6 activities in your packet! Today's spirit week theme is "What are you reading?" Take some time to share with me in our Google Classroom what you have been reading lately! I have been reading a lot more cookbooks to help me come up with new recipes while we are stuck at home. (See below.) Keep working hard and pushing yourself to learn new things! I am here if you need me! 

    Day 6 Cookbook  


    Day 5: Monday, 3/23 - I hope everyone had a great weekend! Today, you should be working on the Day 5 activities in your packet. Also, check out Peekskill's virtual spirit week! Today's theme is "Share Some New Knowledge." Take a couple minutes to share something new that you learned over the past week on our Google Classroom! Did you learn a new skill? Did you help your parents or siblings with something? I can't wait to read your responses! In addition, see the message below about joining Mr. L's Google Classroom!

    ALL STUDENTS should join Mr. L's Google Classroom which is called Hillcrest HAWKS to receive daily announcements and to participate in schoolwide activities and contests.  We tried to invite all students to join but it looks like not everyone received the invitation, so just (1) Go to Google Classroom (2) Click the + in the upper right hand corner (3) Pick  "Join a Class" and then (4) enter the code: n6uv7ke.  See you there!

    Day 5  Spirit Week

     


    Day 4: 3/20 - Continue working on your packet. Send me any questions through Google Classroom, and talk to your peers if you can! They may be able to help too! Mr. L will be at Hillcrest Elementary School today from 9:30-12:00 to hand out packets. Stay safe and enjoy your weekend!

    Day 4


    Day 3: 3/19 - Happy Spring! I have great news! EPIC is now avaliable to all students for FREE until June 30th! Take advantage of all the great books on their site! Continue to stay safe and spend time with loved ones! Looking forward to new beginnings and all that spring has to offer! 

    Dat 3


    Day 2: 3/18 - Be kind and work hard! Keep working towards your goals! Packets will be avaliable for pick up from 4-6pm today! 

    Day 2


    Day 1: 3/17 - Happy St. Patrick's Day! 

    Day 1