Memorial Elementary School

Honoring Heroes of the Past, Preparing Heroes of the Future.

Excellence in Academics, Athletics and the Arts

 Welcome to Miss Venice's Ocean of Learners! 
 Announcements and Events: 
Memorial Zoo Night Thursday, January 19th 
Please have your child create a speech from the perspective of their animal using the resources sent home :) We hope to see you and your child there! If you are not able to make it, your child will still prepare the speech and present it in school. Thank you for your support any questions please email me at
If you misplaced the permission slip, please let me know via e-mail. 
The expectations/guidelines for the PCR Homework have changed.
Please refer to your child's PCR folder for the new brainstorm sheet and new outline. We have completed PCR practice responses in class.
MG = 4 paragraph response including...claim/thesis with 2 ideas; 1 opening sentence, text evidence sentence, reasoning sentence; 2nd opening sentence, text evidence sentence,  reasoning sentence; conclusion paragraph
EG= all of MG plus another paragraph with a 3rd opening sentence, text evidence sentence, reasoning sentence, AND a thorough connection
If you would like to order books from Scholastic online, please go to and enter our class code: MD4HW.  Orders will be submitted on the last day of each month.