Weekly News and Homework

Our Weekly News and Homework



  • 100 Mile Club- please wear appropriate shoes and bring extra water.


  • Every Wednesday will be an early release day. Students are dismissed at 1:50 pm



  • No School:  In-service Day

Upcoming Events:

February 10  No School- Lincoln’s birthday
February 17 No School- President’s Day

February 28 Track Off day- 12:19 dismissal         

Homework for January 24th - 30th

*High Frequency Words:

  • Please practice the HFW for Unit 4 listed on back of your child's folder. We will be assessing this week.


  • Please have your child read for 20 minutes each night.

*RAZ-Kids:Instructions to access Raz Kids online.

  1. Go tohttp://www.raz-kids.com.
  2. Click on Log-in.
  3. Username: Type in “cborden1” for Mrs. Borden’s class.
  4. Click on your name.
  5. Password: Type in your student id. number (lunch number)
  6. Click on the Reading Room.
  7. Click on the headphones to listen to the story.
  8. Click on the book to read the story (students need to read the story independently).
  9. Click on the question mark to take a comprehension test (students need to take the test independently). If they do not pass they can go back and reread the story and take the test again.
  10. Then read the next book.


1. Log ontomycnusd.
2. Select Pre-K-5thfrom the apps tab on the left of your screen.
3.Select Benchmark Universe
4.Select My Assignments

Please click and choose an activity from The Daily Home Activity Calendar. We will be Using this calendar for the next 3 weeks. You may want to print a copy and place it on the refrigerator to check off theactivities as they are completed.

Unit 4 Daily Home Activity Calendar

Contributions:If you would like to donate any items for the classroom, please visit the “Wish List” on my class website. We are currently in need of tissues. Thank you!!