DATES TO KNOW:
Upcoming winter holidays. Be sure to check out the FMS PTO BLAST for more event notifications:
January 20 No school-Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
February 17-18 No school-Presidents' DayHelpful Reminders:Remember to check your student's backpack daily to look for updated information in home/school binders.Bring P.E. clothes on Monday. Uniforms will be sent home for washing on Friday.Have a supply of extra clothes AND SHOES available at school, along with personal hygiene kit.Pack a lunch and snacks for the school day OR bring only snack if signed up for hotlunch."Able" your student by not enabling them. Teaching independence is time consuming at the moment, but you will gain back those lost moments in the future. :)
Wish List >>>
Colored construction paper
Cooking ingredients (TBD)
Dawn liquid dishwashing soap
Glue (Elmers, school)
Paint (child's craft, no stain)
Science ingredients (TBD)
Swiffers—dusters and floor wipes
Whiteboard MarkersGift cards: Staples, Office Max, Target, WalmartThank you!!!!!!
About Your TeacherMrs. Ludlow has been in the field of education for nearly thirty years. She began her teaching journey as a reading instructional assistant while attending San Jose State University earning a degree in Child Development Psychology. Following, she earned her Multiple Subject credential, from CSU East Bay for elementary level education. She continued teaching reading and language arts readiness and multiple subjects curriculum in an inclusion setting in the primary grades for six years. Having an interest to further her career in Psychology, while continuing in education, she pursued a Master's Degree in Career Counseling in Higher Education from Chapman University and complemented her degree with Mild-Moderate and Moderate-Severe Education Specialist credentials, followed by a Single Subject English credential. After working at the high school level for five years, she came to FMS during the 2011-2012 school year and is now able to work with her favorite age groups--6th, 7th, and 8th! Mrs. Ludlow's family is extremely supportive and Mr. Ludlow also works in the field of education. They have two grown sons, and a daughter-in-law. The Ludlow household also is home to two Labrador Retrievers--a male Chocolate and a Yellow female, and six aquatic turtles!