Mrs. Mindy Miles
3rd Grade Teacher
Mindy Miles
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About the Teacher

 My name is Mindy Miles. I am first year teacher at Desoto Central Elementary. I have been an assistant in Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grade at Desoto Central Primary since 2014. I absolutely love what I do! I obtained my bachelor's degree in Elementary Education, with an endorsement in Social Studies, through the University of Southern Mississippi. I graduated in May of 2019! 

I am a wife and mother! My husband and I have been married since 2005! He is my biggest supporter on everything in life. We have 3 amazing kids! Jonah is our oldest child. He is 10 years old and in 4th grade here at Desoto Central Elementary. Mason is our middle child. He is 7 and in 1st grade at Desoto Central Primary. Karlee is our youngest child. She is 4 and eagerly waiting to start kindergarten next year! In our spare time, we love to Overland, camp, hike, kayak, and watch movies! 

Important Dates

January 9 - Report Cards Go Home!

January 17 - Team Breakfast

January 20 - Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

January 28 - TEAM PICTURES! Team pictures will be taken so make sure you wear you TEAM SPIRIT to school!!

February 7 - Smiles to go will be here

February 12 - Progress Reports come home.

February 10-14 - Reading Fair

February 11 - 3rd Grade "For the Love of Grandparents" 5-6 P.M.

February 14 - Valentine's Day

                     **No parties will be done but goodies and treats can be sent if you would like!

February 17 - President's Day Holiday

February 19 - Guest reader/Dress for Success

 

 


 

Reminders...
  • Please check ClassDojo for updates and reminders
  • My website is updated every Sunday/Monday. Our weekly agenda will be sent through ClassDojo.
  • We eat snack daily. Please send a snack and water with them.
  • All transportation changes need to be make in writing. I can take these through the daily folder.
  • Please do not sent your child to school sick. The DCES parent handbook can answer any questions. Please consider the health of other students and staff.  
  • All transportation changes must be made in writing. You can send a note in your child's folder for them to give to me.

Class Schedule

 Daily Schedule

7:50-8:30 - Morning Work (Arrival)

8:30-8:45 - Snack/Breakfast

8:45-8:55 - Bathroom/Clean up

8:55-10:25 - Language Arts Instruction/Stations

10:25--11:10 - Activity

11:10-11:35 - Finish up Language

11:35-12:20 - Math Instruction

12:20-12:50 - Lunch

12:50-1:00 - Bathroom

1:00-2:30 -Math Instruction/Stations

2:30-3:00 - Recess

3:00-3:15 - Clean up/Dismissal

 

 Activity Schedule

Monday - Library

Tuesday - Art

Wednesday - Music

Thursday - P.E. (Wear Tennis Shoes)

Friday - Computer 

Helpful Websites

School Websites!

Classworks - Username and Password = MSIS (lunch number) Number

 MobyMax - Username is MSIS number / Password is Student's initials

ERC Library - Free Reading Practice

ReadTheory - Practice reading and comprehension through this website! 

 

Classroom Wishlist

**Candy for our buckets/treat jar

**Colored Pens

**Knowledge Tree/Walgreens/Amazon/Walmart gift cards for supplies/pictures

**Colored Copy Paper

**Expo Markers

** Laminating Pouches

**Treasure Box Treats 

***We are always in need of candy! Kids LOVE to get candy for rewards! 


Announcements

 ~Weekly Plans~ 

Week of Monday, January 13-17
Monday -     2-Step Word Problems Check my Progress
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                      Spelling Week 18/Vocabulary week 2
Tuesday -    2-Step Word Problem Check my progress and send it home
                      Practice Week 2 Vocabulary and Week 18 Spelling
                       Fables
                      Pre-fixes
Wednesday - SPOTLIGHT DAY!
                       Continue Fables
                       Fast Facts Review
Thursday -   Review for Math Assessment
                       Cold Read
Friday -          Fast Facts Test
                       Spelling Week 18 Test
                       Math Assessment
                       Vocabulary 1/2
                       Homework is DUE! 
                      
                     
 
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