My name is Mrs. Williams and I am so excited to have your child in my class this 2017-2018 school year. I am looking forward to a very successful year and I know you are too. I have high expectations for your child and will do all that I can do to help your child achieve those expectations.
You can help. I will be expecting all work assigned in class to be completed. Of course, all children do not work at the same pace. Some children will get their work done in class and some will not. Whether or not your child gets his or her work done in class has not effect on their grade. If your child does not complete an assignment in class, he or she will be required to complete it at home. The way you can help is to ask your child every school day if schoolwork needs to be done, and if so make sure your child completes the assignment.
In addition, I will be assigning projects in various subjects throughout the school year. Projects are to be completed at home. Your help and support will not only make your child more successful this school year but will instill good study habits that will last a lifetime.
Finally, I want you to know that one of my most important goals this year is to keep the lines of communication open with you. I am available every day to talk with you before or after school. Remember, when teachers, parents, and students work together as a team, then Together Everyone Achieves More.