Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Transcript of OPEN HOUSE
Graduated from UCF
Certified K-3 and K-6
Ninth year at VLE!
K (1), 1st (5), 2nd (3)
Mrs. Capitano's 2nd Grade
Married on 11/11/11
Maiden name is
Dog named Roxy
No kids... yet!
I love Reeses, cookie cake, and iced coffee!
ice to Others
ager to Learn
All points are cumulative for the nine weeks. After each report card, the points get wiped away.
Each day, review daily report with child! Easy to sort and it is itemized.
Planner: how many TOTAL Dojo points he/she has (compare to previous day).
Star Student Tickets (school-wide): Wed. drawings
Eyes on me
Body is still
Hands are free
Mouth is closed
*Whole Body Listening
Not allowed in school
classroom at 8:40am
Tardy if not in the
classroom by 8:45am
Send a note in the binder (not written in planner) the next day on a separate piece of paper
Change in transportation?
send a note
write in planner
message on Dojo (confirm with response)
Last Minute? Call the front office!
Accelerated Reader (AR)
Sign planner everyday and check DOJO points.
Please help your child remember to bring their binder to school everyday.
Check folder everyday
for homework/classwork, notes from me and school
ELA (reading & writing)
*Wednesdays are early days
Check your child's planner to see which group he/she is in.
Due on Fridays!
Fill out the reading log (read AR leveled books)
Log into iReady for Math and Reading
Media every Friday (pick out two books)
Read every night for 20 minutes
Part of HW (reading log)
Expected to get 80% or above on quizzes
(quizzes completed at school)
AR goals and celebration
Intervention and Enrichment
Literacy (fiction) skills:
understanding key details in a text
recounting stories to find central message/lesson
character's responses to major events/challenges
points of views of characters
compare and contrast
Informational (non-fiction) skills:
main idea and details
text and graphic features
: For AR (Accelerated Reader) placement (4 x yr)
: Pre-check, spell check (classwork grade)
: Summative assessments and quizzes
: Reading and Math Program (need 45 minutes a week each)
odd and even numbers
rectangular arrays (up to 5 rows and 5 columns)
place value up to 1,000
skip-counting (5s, 10s, 100s)
addition & subtraction (within 1,000)
representing data (graphs)
Homework - assigned Mon-Thurs
Need manipulatives? Let me know!
revising and editing
sentence formation (complete sentences, punctuation, capital letters, spacing)
maps (circle, tree, bubble, etc.)
energy and electricity
force and motion
human body parts
living and nonliving
Integrated with Reading & Writing
native americans and immigrants
american symbols and landmarks
changes over time
maps and geography
goods and services/spending and saving
kindness and respect
rules and laws
rights and responsibilities
A: 90% - 100%
B: 80% - 89%
C: 70% - 79%
D: 60% - 69%
F: 59% or below
Progress & Report Cards
Facebook: Vista Lakes Elementary - OCPS
ADDitions Volunteer (sign up online)
PTA (only $10)
Facebook: Vista Lakes Elementary PTA
Downstairs now for tshirt sales
End of the Year Slideshow
Student is sick
Death in the family
Extended vacation or long weekend
Please send money (lunch, field trip, misc.) in an
envelope or baggie with the
students name on it
SchoolPay (OCPS app)
View Science, Math, and reading curriculum
(and much more)
in the morning.
still count against
PE - Coach Scott
Art - Ms. Blamire
Music - Ms. Wishart
Please sign in, take a seat at your child's desk, and write him/her a quick letter.
The presentation will
Please remember this is not the time for a conference.
If you would like to schedule a time to talk about your child, please contact me via ClassDojo or e-mail
to set up a time.
Students will receive letter grades in all subject areas.
See info in plastic sleeves in binders
for grading policy and each subject's breakdown.
Rewards each nine weeks
in the classroom.
Principal's Honor Roll (all A's, S's O's)
Honor Roll (A's, B's, S's, O's)
What is an AR Goal?
Every 9 weeks, students take STAR test to receive level
AR Celebration who achieves goal
Get all 4 - get 5TH PARTY!
Parents can monitor progress from home!
Refer to AR Parent Home Connect Letter
More info on letter!
Parents can monitor grades on ProgressBook.
More info in plastic sleeves in binders.
(reading and writing)
Born in New York
Graduated from the Sacred Heart University with a major in English Literature and Elementary Education in Puerto Rico
Retired teacher (over 25 years experience in elementary school – including many years at Vista Lakes!)