Madison Crossing Elementary

Mark Of Excellence

ride the busMrs. Winstead's First Grade


                                                  School Phone: 601.898.7710


 About the Teacher

My name is Brande Winstead. I am a graduate of Belhaven University. This is my sixth year at Madison Crossing Elementary. My husband, Mark, and I have three wonderful children, Tyler, Chandler, and Karlea. My hobbies are reading, painting, and boating with my family.


Winstead’s Weekly Word

Reading is Fun!!!

April 21 - 25, 2014

Theme:  Fairy Tales 

 Spelling Words:  did  this  they  make  pink  are  his  do  by  went 

**Review Week** – These words will be retired from the word wall. Test is Thursday. 

 Math Skills: Addition/Subtraction Word Problems        

 Language/Phonics Skills:  Review Prefixes & Suffixes/Main Words                     

 Homework:  Study the spelling words every night.  Please return your Book-in-a-Bag each day. 

Comprehension Skills/Math Review     


 ·       No School this Friday, April 18th and Monday, April 21st for Easter holiday. We hope you all have a wonderful break! 

 ·       If you have not sent in your 2 bills for residency, please do so as soon as possible. They are due Thursday, April 17th.

 ·       Our Fairy Tale Program is next Friday, April 25th. It will begin promptly at 8:15 a.m. in the school gym. We look forward to seeing you there!

 ·       If you would like to purchase a DVD of our fairy tale program next week, please see the attached note.

  Classroom Needs: Kleenex