MARK YOUR CALENDARS!  ...  01/21: NO SCHOOL (MLK Jr. Day) ... 01/22: Grade 5 Field Trip: Smith Center Innovation Nation ... 01/24: Classroom (K-5) and Grade Level (6-8) Picture Day ... 01/25: Winter Sports Teams & Yearlong Clubs/Electives Picture Day |  School Choice Week "Yellow" Day ... 01/28: Career Week Begins ... 02/01: Sports Team Jersey Day ... 02/04: 8th Grade Field Trip - Finance Park ... 02/08: MS Valentine's Dance (3:45pm) ... 02/15: DATA DAY & SPIRIT DAY (11:30am Dismissal)  |  Moms v. Sons Dodgeball (6:00pm) ... 02/18: NO SCHOOL (President's Day)
Janel Nord

JANEL NORD         


ROOM: 158



I also communicate via text message using the Remind app between the hours of 7:30 AM-6 PM.

I typically respond the same day (excluding weekends & holidays)

Classroom Volunteer Policy

Sign Up Genius will be posted quarterly. Also, parents can request certain set dates/times via Remind App or email.

Donor’s Choose Page/Scholastic

View our class scholastic and purchase through adding your child here each month!

Classroom Restrictions

 No peanuts/nuts

Field Trips

1/11/19, Gravady 10-11:30 am

Chaperones arrive at 8 am, please

Support at Home

Students can expect an average of 15-30 minutes of homework each night that will include independent reading and blended learning goals.

  • Helpful websites:; Reading Eggs 
  • AR book lookup:

What programs we will be using:

  1. iReady: 45 minutes a week for Reading, 45 minutes for Math, 70% pass rate
  2. ReflexMath
  3. Fastforward (MySciLearn)
  4. ST math: 5% progress per week

**Passwords will be given to student as they gain access (on a sticker on the inside of their agenda)

Specials Schedule

A: Library






(See attached yearly rotation schedule below)

Classroom Newsletter

 Please refer to weekly newsletter for important dates/information below 

Blended Learning Expectations

 See weekly newsletter

ST math: 5% per week

iReady: 45 minutes per subject (reading/math) per week with an 70% pass rate