Mrs. Milling's Newsletter
Did you know....?
Famous People With Dyslexia
Person of the month:
- Walt Disney- Pioneer of American Animation, Producer, Entrepenaur
Last month: Patricia Polacco, children's author.. the most famous person with Dyslexia. She is over 80 yrs. old now. We appreciate her stories of her life, how she struggled as a child but learned a few basic things about reading and changed her life so much... she become an Author, someone who loves the printed word. She types all her work, without using a computer.
- Steve Jobs, cofounder Apple Computers
- Octavia Spencer- American Actress, Author
- Magie Aderon- Astronomer
- Princess Beatrice- granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth
- Daniel Radcliffe-actor "Harry Potter"
- Tom Cruise- American Actor, Film Producer
- Whoopi Goldberg- Television Personality, American Comedian, Actress
- Keira Knightly- American/British Actress
- Charles Schwab- chairman, pioneer business owner
- Orlando Bloom- American Actor
- Ingvar Komprad- founder of IKEA; Swedish businessman
- Albert Einstein- scientist; German physicist
- Nolan Ryan- part owner of the Round Rock Express, Dell Diamond; former Texas Major League Baseball Pitcher.
- Steven Spielberg- award winning American film director and writer.
- Edward James Olmos- award winning actor. Hispanic Heritage Month
- Will you be the next person of the month ?
- Discuss new vocabulary with your child before reading.
- Reading to and with your child on a regular basis is very beneficial.
- To recall math steps, use DMSB (Divide Multiply Subtract Bring down).
- For writing, use CUPS (Capitalization, Usage, Punctuation, Spelling).
- For social studies, learning directions for north, south, east, west use ( Never Eat Soggy Waffles)
Students can continue to log in at home for additional practice in reading, spelling, vocabulary and comprehension.
https://www.lexiacore5.com/register user: lunch number password: lunch number Earn your certificate today !
Students can continue to access their online created library of audiobooks at home.
https://learningally.org/app user : lunch number password: huttohippo