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About randy cueto

Randy Cueto is a third grade teacher at Cordata Elementary.

The Weather Is So Delightful…

We have reading, writing and analyzing stories about weather. The students have reflected on how they and the characters in the stories have been affected by weather in their lives. We have also been recording data in a weather journal. … Continue reading

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What a beautiful morning!

You couldn’t have asked for a more perfect morning for Stories That Soar! The school was presented with many of the stories that the student had written in an exciting, humorous and joyful manner. Our own Noah had his Super Dog … Continue reading

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A Special Visitor…

We had the priviledge of having parent Mr. Crawford come in and present HIS reports! We have been working on book reports, organizing ideas and writing for an audience in class. Mr. Crawford showed the connection between what we do in … Continue reading

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We’ve Been Linked!

Class website: Our class website is now linked to Sam Hughes’ website. I will be posting newsletter information and photos our class weekly. There is also a link to my YouTube playlist with the students’ digital stories. We have almost … Continue reading

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Halloween Writing Halloween is coming and so are the wonderful sights, sounds, smells and tastes. In class we have been working on using adjectives and adverbs in our writing. Your child recently did an in-class writing assessment on Halloween. Please … Continue reading

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Progress Reports: Progress reports went home Tuesday and if you have any questions regarding the assessments or comments please feel free to contact me or drop by before or after school. Library time is every Tuesday. Please have your child … Continue reading

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Welcome To Second Grade!

Yes, that’s right second grade. I am fortunate enough to loop with my students to second grade! New room too! This means we can hit the ground running right where we left off last year. Home work will be going … Continue reading

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Tucson Museum of Art

This week the Tucson museum of Art came in to teach a lesson on the color wheel, mixing colors, and identifying still life, portrait, landscape and abstract paintings. The students then created their own painting in the one of the … Continue reading

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Seasons

I was a spooky Halloween around room 24. Mrs. Janice came in a read and lead the students in a Halloween art project. Thank you Mrs. Janice! We will now begin a unit on the Changing Seasons. The students will … Continue reading

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Our Community

We are beginning a new unit on Communities and neighborhoods. We will be learning about people and places within our community and neighborhood. The student’s will also learn about their role in the classroom community and neighborhood. As you travel … Continue reading

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Common Core Standards

Today I am in aworkshop for implementing Common Core Standards in Language Arts. Common Core Standards are a nation-wide standardization of educational goals through a collaboration of states. I will be posting more information regarding CCS as the year progresses. … Continue reading

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Parent Conferences

During this past week the students have continued reading and writing about their families. We will finish up our unit on families early next week. In math the students will continue learning about number order, addition, making the number 10, … Continue reading

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Families

In this first week of September, the students will be learning about families, primarily their family. This unit will include making digital stories about families. If you have photographs that your student could scan for their stories please bring them … Continue reading

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Off to a great start!

We had a wonderful first week of school! The student learned the schedule very quickly and by the end of the week were engaged in the first thematic unit-I Can, which sill continue into the second week as well. This coming week … Continue reading

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Welcome to the 2011-2012 School Year!

Hello. This week will be exciting as your children and I get to know each other. They will learn about the classroom, reading, math, digital storytelling and meet new and old friends. I will be sending out a newsletter on … Continue reading

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Planetarium Field Trip

The first grade classrooms of Ms. Hill and Mr. Randy Cueto will be going on a field trip to the Flandrau Planetarium on the U of A Campus. We will participate in hands-on science experiments and view a show within … Continue reading

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Saguaro National Monument

The first grade classrooms had a great field trip to the Saguaro National Monument. The students went on a hike through the desert and wash and toured the wildlife displays. There was even a rattlesnake hiding out in the cactus … Continue reading

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Visit from Ranger John

In preparation for our field trip to the Saguaro National Park, Ranger John vistited our classroom. Ranger John gave a preview of what we are going to see and do March 15th. The students in Mrs. Hill’s and Mr. Randy’s … Continue reading

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Saguaro National Park Field Trip

Mrs. Hill and Mr. Cueto will be going on a field trip to Saguaro National Park on Tuesday, March 15. We will be leaving the school around 10:00 a.m. and returning around 1:00 p.m. We will eat a picnic lunch … Continue reading

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Brichta 50th Anniversary

I would like to thank all the parents who were able to join in the celebration of Brichta’s 50th Anniversary. A brief video of the first grade music program and the songs were played for the audience. If you have … Continue reading

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Parent Conferences

Parent conferences will be held September 14, 15, 16. A sign up letter will be coming home that is to be returned to the classroom. Please contact me for special scheduling requests.

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Week of August 30, 2010

Curiculum Night is Tuesday, August 31. It will begin in the cafeteria at 5:30 pm. Classroom visitations will rotate from 5:45-6:15 and from 6:15-6:45. We are beginning our third week of school. The students are still learning about things that … Continue reading

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First Week of School

Hello. This week will be exciting as your children and I get to know each other. They will learn about the classroom, reading, math, digital storytelling and meet new and old friends. I will be sending out a newsletter on … Continue reading

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Summer 2010

I hope everyone is enjoying their summer. Lots of sun and fun. I’ve been swimming, biking and napping a lot. I am finishing up a week-long technology camp here at the Westward Look resort. I’ve been learning more about Digital … Continue reading

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