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Archive for February, 2017

Mrs. Phillips is in San Francisco


Hello Dear Parents, I informed each class that I was taking a trip to San Francisco this week.  It’s rare that I would take a vacation during this school year, but the opportunity presented itself, and I snatched it!  I made meticulous sub plans and am checking email daily.  There will be no homework this […]

ISTEP Online Practice


ISTEP Testing is around the corner, February 27th – March 2nd.  Please avoid prearranged absences as much as possible.  Testing usually occurs first thing in the morning.  We would greatly appreciate students participating in online practice at home to familiarize themselves with the format of the testing.  Any student who completes this practice test before […]

Social Studies Happenings


A couple of weeks ago, I sent home an information slip about an upcoming virtual field trip through Skype with the Boston Tea Party Museum in Boston, Massachusetts.  The students will get to experience the events leading up to the Boston Tea Party through role play and speaking parts.  Students will also have a tour […]